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How Roger Federer won each of his historic 20 Grand Slam titles

Roger Federer has hung up his racquet, more than 19 years after he won the first of his 20 grand slam titles. It all began back in 2003 with his maiden Wimbledon crown before a trio of titles the year after. Here, we look back at how each of Federer’s 20 slams were claimed...

standard.co.uk ,  9 days ago 24
How Roger Federer won each of his historic 20 Grand Slam titles

Virginia Wade recalls key role the Queen played in her Wimbledon victory

Wade’s 1977 Wimbledon triumph is among the Queen’s most famous sporting links Virginia Wade has paid tribute to the Queen as a “down to earth” person who helped her fulfil her destiny at Wimbledon. In one of the All England Club’s most famous moments, the Queen presented Wade with the trophy in 1977 on one of only four visits she made to Wimbledon.

independent.co.uk ,  15 days ago 0
Virginia Wade recalls key role the Queen played in her Wimbledon victory

Wimbledon release statement as fury builds over proposed new 8,000-seater show court

ALL ENGLAND CLUB officials have released a statement amid tensions and opposition to their proposals from local authorities. The All England Club have hit back at local opposition to a proposed new 8,000-seater show court at Wimbledon. The plans have been in place for a while and reached boiling point on the eve of the tournament, with organisers amending the proposal to make them more appealing to local communities and authorities who have been strongly opposed to the ideas.

express.co.uk ,  1 month ago 29
Wimbledon release statement as fury builds over proposed new 8,000-seater show court

EXCLUSIVE: Wimbledon at war as rival MPs team up to block plans to build 39 new courts - including one large stadium - on golf course... with D-day for All England Club's £100m expansion next month

The All England Club is seeking permission to build 39 new grass court Unusual cross-party objection to the £100m scheme from the two local MPs Decisive local authority planning hearings scheduled for late September Wimbledon’s plan for a historic £100million expansion faces its day of reckoning next month as local opposition becomes more concerted.

dailymail.co.uk ,  1 month ago 3
EXCLUSIVE: Wimbledon at war as rival MPs team up to block plans to build 39 new courts - including one large stadium - on golf course... with D-day for All England Club's £100m expansion next month

Boris Becker protested against as prisoners' families complain about his new 'privilege'

BORIS BECKER is serving two-and-a-half years in prison after being found guilty of fraud. Families of Boris Becker’s inmates have complained about the disgraced tennis legend’s new job as a classroom assistant at HMP Huntercombe. According to reports, families have been left angered after Becker was allowed to teach sports science to fellow prisoners.

express.co.uk ,  2 months ago 177
Boris Becker protested against as prisoners' families complain about his new 'privilege'

Wimbledon 'failed to sell 25 THOUSAND tickets despite a total tournament attendance of over 500,000... but SW19 registers record sales for strawberries with more than two million consumed' across 14 days

Wimbledon benefited from play on Middle Sunday for the first time ever All England Club recorded a total tournament attendance high of 515,164 SW19 chiefs are looking to lead a review into improving ground passes queue A record 2.3 million strawberries consumed were consumed across fortnight Wimbledon fell way short of meeting their pre-tournament ticketing hopes after reportedly failing to sell 25,000 tickets during the tournament.

dailymail.co.uk ,  2 months ago 1
Wimbledon 'failed to sell 25 THOUSAND tickets despite a total tournament attendance of over 500,000... but SW19 registers record sales for strawberries with more than two million consumed' across 14 days

Rafael Nadal sends classy message to Novak Djokovic months after "selfish" vaccine rant

in the all-time leaderboard after claiming the 21st honour of an illustrious career in Sunday's Wimbledon final Novak Djokovic is now just one Grand Slam behind Rafael Nadal Rafael Nadal has sent a classy message to Novak Djokovic in celebration of his seventh Wimbledon title, labelling his centre court victory a "great moment".

dailystar.co.uk ,  2 months ago 17
Rafael Nadal sends classy message to Novak Djokovic months after

Wimbledon missed out on 25,000 ticket sales after falling short of expectations

New record attendance thanks to first 14-day Championships failed to hit optimistic pre-tournament target Wimbledon fell around 25,000 short of pre-tournament ticket hopes despite a record attendance after playing across 14 days for the first time. The All England Club posted a total tournament attendance of 515,164 - the most in Wimbledon’s 145-year history to beat both the 2009 record of 511,043 and the only other time that the half million mark was surpassed in 2019 when 500,397 watched what was a 13-day tournament.

telegraph.co.uk ,  2 months ago 2
Wimbledon missed out on 25,000 ticket sales after falling short of expectations

John McEnroe exclusive: 'I don't understand Britain's class system - it's why I swerved the champions' ball'

The original enfant terrible of tennis might be a Wimbledon fixture today with his flowery attire, but he remains incorrigibly rock 'n' roll As the curtain fell on a fraught, complex Wimbledon, John McEnroe was not among those making a beeline for the champions’ ball.

telegraph.co.uk ,  2 months ago 666
John McEnroe exclusive: 'I don't understand Britain's class system - it's why I swerved the champions' ball'

Djokovic suffers 4-year low despite Wimbledon triumph

The Serb dropped several spots in the updated ATP ratings on Monday Novak Djokovic has slumped to number seven in the ATP world rankings - a four-year low for the Serb - despite being crowned Wimbledon champion on Sunday with his victory over Nick Kyrgios. Djokovic won a seventh title at the All England Club but still dropped four places in the updated rankings, which were confirmed on Monday.

thelondonnews.net ,  2 months ago 0
Djokovic suffers 4-year low despite Wimbledon triumph

In pictures: The story of the 2022 Wimbledon Championships

Looking back at an entertaining two weeks at the All England Club. Article bookmarked Find your bookmarks in your Independent Premium section, under my profile Don't show me this message again ✕ Novak Djokovic and Elena Rybakina lifted singles titles at the end of a memorable 2022 Wimbledon Championships.

independent.co.uk ,  2 months ago 0
In pictures: The story of the 2022 Wimbledon Championships

Wimbledon attendance bounces back from Covid after sluggish start

Figures from the All England Club show that 515,164 people attended the SW19 grounds during the two-week championships. Article bookmarked Find your bookmarks in your Independent Premium section, under my profile Don't show me this message again ✕ Wimbledon has bounced back from the Covid-19 pandemic with more than half a million people flocking to the south-west London tennis championships after a sluggish start.

independent.co.uk ,  2 months ago 3
Wimbledon attendance bounces back from Covid after sluggish start

Novak Djokovic in seventh heaven after beating Nick Kyrgios in Wimbledon final

The Serbian remains unbeaten at the All England Club since 2017 after winning the final in four sets. Novak Djokovic maintained his stranglehold on Wimbledon by beating a frustrated Nick Kyrgios to win a fourth consecutive title and 21st grand slam crown. The Serbian has now won seven of the last 11 titles at the All England Club, equalling Pete Sampras’ tally and closing to within one of both Roger Federer’s men’s singles record here and Rafael Nadal’s overall mark.

guernseypress.com ,  2 months ago 0
Novak Djokovic in seventh heaven after beating Nick Kyrgios in Wimbledon final

Wimbledon final: 'It's an appalling tactic' - Tim Henman reacts to Nick Kyrgios shot against Novak Djokovic

Tim Henman had strong opinions when reacting to a serve from Nick Kyrgios against Novak Djokovic in the Wimbledon final. The unpredictable Australian made a fast start on serve in his maiden Grand Slam singles final against the top seed and reigning champion on Centre Court. Kyrgios, who is unseeded at the All England Club, took just minutes to delight the fans with an underarm serve, which may well have been the first during a Wimbledon singles final.

eurosport.co.uk ,  2 months ago 1
Wimbledon final: 'It's an appalling tactic' - Tim Henman reacts to Nick Kyrgios shot against Novak Djokovic

Prince George's 'treat' as William and Kate arrive with son at Wimbledon for men's final

George was asked who he wanted to win as the royals arrived on Sunday The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arrived at Wimbledon with Prince George in tow to watch the men's singles final. Prince William and Kate greeted ball boys and girls and staff in the Millennium building before crossing the bridge over cheering crowds into Centre Court.

manchestereveningnews.co.uk ,  2 months ago 0
Prince George's 'treat' as William and Kate arrive with son at Wimbledon for men's final

Kate Middleton attends Wimbledon final after missing semi for sweet reason

The Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, will be attending today's Wimbledon final, with husband Prince William, after the 40-year-old mum missed the semis for a sweet reason The Duchess of Cambridge will be attending today's men's Wimbledon final with her husband after missing the semi final action for a sweet reason.

dailystar.co.uk ,  2 months ago 2
Kate Middleton attends Wimbledon final after missing semi for sweet reason

Kate, William and George arrive at Wimbledon for ‘electrifying’ men’s final

They will be sitting in the royal box to watch Australian Nick Kyrgios play defending champion Novak Djokovic. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have arrived at Wimbledon with Prince George for the men’s singles final. The royals have greeted ball boys and girls as well as Wimbledon staff in the Millennium building before crossing the bridge over cheering crowds into Centre Court.

guernseypress.com ,  2 months ago 0
Kate, William and George arrive at Wimbledon for ‘electrifying’ men’s final