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WIMBLEDON SINGLES TITLES
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SINGLES TITLES
MCENROE
BJORN BORG
PAES
MIXED DOUBLES
RUNNER-UP
ANDY RODDICK
HISTORY
WILLIAM RENSHAW
DAVENPORT
HINGIS
WIMBLEDON HISTORY
BECKER
BORIS BECKER
SISTER VENUS
WIMBLEDON TITLE
GRASS
GRASS COURTS
VENUS WILLIAMS
CENTRE COURT
PETE SAMPRAS
FIRST GRAND SLAM TITLE
WIMBLEDON CHAMPION
SHARAPOVA
ENGLAND CLUB
BORG
SERENA
SERENA WILLIAMS
NAVRATILOVA
GRAF
SEMIS
STRAIGHT SETS
FIRST WIMBLEDON TITLE
ROLAND GARROS
QUARTER-FINALS
ROGER FEDERER
QUARTERFINAL
WIMBLEDON QUARTERFINALS
QUARTERFINALS
FIVE SETS
WIMBLEDON FINAL
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SEMIFINAL
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Definitions

  1. Wimbledon is the only grand slam where fans without tickets for play can queue up and still get seats on Centre Court, Court 1 and Court 2. (Web site)
  2. Wimbledon is the only major grand slam where fans without tickets for play that day can queue up and still get seats on Centre Court, Court 1 and Court 2.
  3. Wimbledon is the 23rd major since Roddick won in New York, the longest gap between grand slam titles for US men in the open era.
  4. Wimbledon is a district of south London, England, located in the London Borough of Merton. (Web site)
  5. Wimbledon is the only Grand Slam event played on grass courts. (Web site)

Wimbledon Singles Titles

  1. The following year, she became the third woman in history to win a true grand slam, taking the Australian, French, U. S., and Wimbledon singles titles.
  2. The only other player, who won 7 Wimbledon singles titles, is William Renshaw.

Singles Title

  1. Although he did not win the Wimbledon singles title as he had hoped, he did win the doubles title with Frank Parker. (Web site)
  2. This is due to the fact that not only has no British player won a Wimbledon singles title since 1977, but no Brit has even been in the final since then.
  3. One of three women, the others being Navratilova and Steffi Graf, to win the Wimbledon singles title at least five times during the open era. (Web site)

Singles Titles

  1. Federer is the only tennis player to win both the U.S. and the Wimbledon singles titles in three consecutive years, from 2004 to 2006. (Web site)
  2. The player having won the most Wimbledon singles titles is Pete Sampras, with seven.
  3. Other than Federer, Bjorn Borg is the only other player in Open era who won 5 Wimbledon singles titles in consecutive years (1976-1980).

Mcenroe

  1. Despite McEnroe never winning the French or Australian Open, he more than made up for it in Wimbledon and US Open titles. (Web site)
  2. Borg lost Wimbledon to McEnroe once and then stopped. (Web site)
  3. His left-handed nemesis, McEnroe, followed up on Wimbledon by beating Borg in a second successive U.S. Open final to take over the No. (Web site)

Bjorn Borg

  1. Nadal is trying to become the first man to win the French Open and Wimbledon in the same year since Bjorn Borg in 1980. (Web site)
  2. Tennis: Rafael Nadal has laughed off suggestions he could emulate Bjorn Borg by winning back-to-back titles at Roland Garros and Wimbledon.
  3. Bjorn Borg and John McEnroe did not win a grand slam after they were 25 and it is 33 years since a player of 30 or more won Wimbledon. (Web site)

Paes

  1. Paes and Black, runners-up in Wimbledon this year, will face American Carly Gullickson and Travis Parrott in the final.
  2. It was Paes and Black's second major together after losing in back-to-back finals at the Wimbledon and the US Open last year.
  3. Paes picked up pace in 2003, when he won Wimbledon and Australian Open mixed doubles crowns with Martina Navratilova. (Web site)

Mixed Doubles

  1. The pair finished runners-up in the mixed doubles at Wimbledon that year, and then went on to win the Wimbledon mixed doubles crown in both 1983 and 1984. (Web site)
  2. She lost in the final of the mixed doubles at Wimbledon, partnering Jonas Björkman.
  3. Davidson won the mixed doubles at Wimbledon and the US Open four times at each tournament.

Runner-Up

  1. Partnering Australian Allan Stone, Dowdeswell finished runner-up in doubles at Wimbledon in 1975.
  2. Mandlíková was also the runner-up at the US Open in 1980 and 1982 and at Wimbledon in 1981, losing in all three finals to Evert.
  3. He has two runner-up finishes at Wimbledon including an instant classic 5 set loss to Federer this year. (Web site)

Andy Roddick

  1. Andy Roddick has twice been a runner-up at Wimbledon but last year went out in the second round, his earliest exit point.
  2. Roger Federer returns to Andy Roddick during their men's final match on the Center Court at Wimbledon. (Web site)
  3. Wimbledon: andy roddick kept the stars and roddick, the only americ n the men s draw to reach the mathieu, having slipped - behind heading into the third.

History

  1. In addition, Williams, as the 14th seed in the draw, was the lowest seed to win the title in Wimbledon history. (Web site)
  2. The match was described as one of the biggest upsets in Wimbledon history.
  3. Played in the longest women's singles final in Wimbledon history with Lindsay Davenport (2hr 45mins). (Web site)

William Renshaw

  1. William Renshaw has won the only singles match he played at Wimbledon against Irish champion Ernest Renshaw. (Web site)
  2. Sampras won the singles title at Wimbledon seven times, an all-time record shared with William Renshaw. (Web site)
  3. William Renshaw is the Irish and Wimbledon champion, his brother Ernest is the challenger both times. (Web site)

Davenport

  1. Venus Williams played in both of those semis, including the 2005 tie which came the weekend after she beat Davenport to win Wimbledon on grass.
  2. At Wimbledon, Davenport was seeded 25th, won her first round match, and then withdrew from the tournament because of a right knee injury.
  3. Davenport also won the doubles title at Wimbledon with Corina Morariu, defeating Mariaan de Swardt and Elena Tatarkova in the final.

Hingis

  1. Hingis and Hantuchová only played once (reaching the semifinals of Miami) due to Hingis's subsequent injury which kept her out until Wimbledon.
  2. Hingis became the youngest player to win a Grand Slam, winning the women's doubles title at Wimbledon at the age of 15 in 1995. (Web site)
  3. The next year she won the women's doubles competition at Wimbledon with partner Helena Sukova, again a "youngest ever" record for Hingis.

Wimbledon History

  1. In 1969 at Wimbledon, Pasarell played Pancho Gonzales in the longest match in Wimbledon history.
  2. Sampras, however, then won four consecutive titles from 1997 through 2000 to become the most successful male player in Wimbledon history.
  3. And that set up an epic fifth set that made the match the longest men's final in Wimbledon history. (Web site)

Becker

  1. In 1997, Becker lost to Sampras in the quarter-finals at Wimbledon, in what many thought would be Becker's last appearance there.
  2. In 1997, Becker lost to Sampras in the quarterfinals at Wimbledon, in what many thought would be Becker's last appearance there.
  3. Becker was the only one of the seven 2009 grass champions not to drop a set in the first round of Wimbledon. (Web site)

Boris Becker

  1. Boris Becker (GER) - Check out Becker in the game with his classic serve & volley game and signature dives at Wimbledon.
  2. Wimbledon: Boris Becker of Germany was the youngest ever and first unseeded Wimbledon Mens Singles champion at the age of only 17 years and 227 days.
  3. Boris Becker told me that two weeks before achieving his first Wimbledon title (in 1985 when seventeen years old), he felt as if it were predetermined.

Sister Venus

  1. She is the reining champion in doubles along side her sister Venus at Wimbledon.
  2. WIMBLEDON, England - Serena Williams won a pair of Grand Slam titles at Wimbledon on Saturday, just like her sister Venus did last year.
  3. As Williams said on Saturday after beating her sister Venus for the Wimbledon title, “I see myself as No.

Wimbledon Title

  1. He successfully defended his Wimbledon title by defeating Andy Roddick, and won his first U.S. Open title by defeating Lleyton Hewitt.
  2. Federer defended his Wimbledon title for the third consecutive year by defeating Andy Roddick in a rematch of the previous year's final.
  3. Nadal has struggled with tendinitis in his knees, which forced him to skip defending his Wimbledon title.

Grass

  1. He won Wimbledon (played on grass) and the U.S. Open (hard courts) five straight times apiece, and the Australian Open (hard courts) three times.
  2. As a result, he dominated Wimbledon (played on grass) but never won the French Open (played on clay).
  3. Still, the American has a far better track record on the grass of Wimbledon, having advanced three times to the finals, including last year. (Web site)

Grass Courts

  1. Henman played a serve-and-volley style of tennis that suited the grass courts of Wimbledon. (Web site)
  2. He plays very well indoors and on grass courts – he has a semifinal and quarterfinal at Wimbledon already.
  3. Due to his success at Wimbledon and grass courts, many saw in Mario a successor of Goran Ivanišević,[ 5] the 2001 Wimbledon Champion and a former No.

Venus Williams

  1. But unlike her epic three-set loss to Venus Williams in the final of Wimbledon this year, Davenport lacked energy last night. (Web site)
  2. Clijsters has made the semifinals of Wimbledon twice, losing to Venus Williams in 2003 and Justine Henin in 2006.
  3. Venus Williams needed to beat Lindsay Davenport in the final to win her first and second Grand Slam championships, at Wimbledon and the U.S. Open in 2000.

Centre Court

  1. World number 60, Alejandro Falla, gave the defending champion all he could handle and then some as play opened on Centre Court at Wimbledon.
  2. Roger Federer of Switzerland returns to Tommy Haas of Germany, during their men's singles semifinal on the Centre Court at Wimbledon, Friday, July 3, 2009.
  3. The Centre Court at Wimbledon has seen some great matches over the last 114 years of tennis at SW19, and has indeed been the very home of tennis excellence. (Web site)

Pete Sampras

  1. Roddick twice was the runner-up at Wimbledon to Roger Federer, who is tied with Pete Sampras at a record 14 major titles.
  2. And once he withdrew from Wimbledon, I think all of us who have been around tennis knew that was the last we'd see of Pete Sampras competitively.
  3. Legends of Wimbledon: Pete Sampras is an enthralling insight into the career of a player regarded by many as the greatest champion of them all.

First Grand Slam Title

  1. He defeated Pete Sampras in the US Open to win his first Grand Slam title, then went on to win at Wimbledon the next year. (Web site)
  2. In 2005, she won her first Grand Slam title in four years at Wimbledon, but since then she suffered from a wrist injury and only played six events in 2006. (Web site)
  3. At Wimbledon that year, Daniela won her first Grand Slam title, taking the top spot in mixed doubles with her partner Leos Friedl. (Web site)

Wimbledon Champion

  1. One of the few who believed in Philippoussis before the final was Pat Cash, the Wimbledon champion in 1987.
  2. Jana Novotna's reign as Wimbledon champion came to an abrupt end, as Lindsay Davenport romped to a straight sets victory in the quarter-finals. (Web site)
  3. The Roland Garros and Wimbledon champion will face Nicolas Kiefer in the final.

Sharapova

  1. Coming into her first major final since Wimbledon, Sharapova seemed to be at a disadvantage as Henin-Hardenne had won their last four meetings. (Web site)
  2. On grass leading up to Wimbledon, Sharapova won the tournament in Birmingham, United Kingdom, defeating Tatiana Golovin in the final. (Web site)
  3. At first, Sharapova tried to shake it off - hastily returning after brief periods of rest to compete at the French Open and at Wimbledon. (Web site)

England Club

  1. In Wightman Cup competition two weeks before Wimbledon but played at the All England Club, King defeated both Wade and Ann Haydon Jones in straight sets. (Web site)
  2. It was first held in 1877 and has always been performed at the All England Club within Wimbledon since that time. (Web site)
  3. He had never made beyond the round of 32 at Wimbledon, so I won't be surprised if he makes an early exit this year at the All England Club. (Web site)

Borg

  1. Borg won Wimbledon in 1976 without losing a set, defeating the favored Ilie Năstase in the final. (Web site)
  2. In making the final at Wimbledon in 1981, Borg stretched his winning streak at the All England Club to a record 41 matches. (Web site)
  3. Borg won Wimbledon in 1976 without losing a set to became the youngest male Wimbledon champion of the modern era at 20 years and 1 month.

Serena

  1. The sisters last won the doubles title at Wimbledon in 2002, the first of two straight years in which Serena beat Venus in the singles final. (Web site)
  2. Serena and Venus Williams are the top women's seeds for Wimbledon, which opens next week from the venerable All England Club.
  3. The Williams sisters also teamed up to take the women's doubles title at Wimbledon, while Serena picked up singles titles in Hanover, Los Angeles and Tokyo.

Serena Williams

  1. In the same year, she reached the quarterfinals of Wimbledon and the US Open (losing to Serena Williams both times).
  2. Serena Williams is the defending champion for Wimbledon this year although winning last year surely was not easy. (Web site)
  3. In match reprising the 2004 final, Serena Williams came out on top this time, beating Maria Sharapova to reach the quarterfinals at Wimbledon.

Navratilova

  1. Navratilova won her first Grand Slam singles title at Wimbledon in 1978, where she defeated Evert in three sets in the final and captured the World No.
  2. In 1989, Graf and Navratilova met in the finals of both Wimbledon and the U.S. Open, with Graf winning both encounters in three sets.
  3. In 2001, she became the third woman in the open era, after Navratilova and Graf, to win both Wimbledon and the US Open in consecutive years. (Web site)

Graf

  1. Seles did not play at Wimbledon, where Graf won her only Grand Slam final of the year.
  2. Graf lost to Navratilova in the finals at Wimbledon and the US Open later that year.
  3. But again, at Wimbledon, Arantxa just lacked the power and athleticism of her rivals, including Graf, Novotna, and Navratilova. (Web site)

Semis

  1. At Wimbledon he edged out Ivanisevic in the semis and beat Boris Becker in the final in four sets.
  2. Grosjean enjoyed the most Slam success at Wimbledon where he reached the semis in both 2003 (L. to Philippoussis) and 2004 (L. to Federer).
  3. In 1978, Noah took the Australian Open and U.S. Open singles titles, and in 1979 made it to the semis and finals at the French Open and Wimbledon. (Web site)

Straight Sets

  1. One month later he took Wimbledon by storm defeating Mark Philippoussis in straight sets in the final for his first Grand Slam title. (Web site)
  2. Roger won Wimbledon again, taking every match in straight sets on his way to a final showdown with Nadal.
  3. Ivanović was defeated in the first round of Wimbledon by the 13th seeded Shahar Pe'er in straight sets. (Web site)

First Wimbledon Title

  1. Nadal then beat Federer to win his fourth straight title at Roland Garros, and claimed his first Wimbledon title a few weeks after that. (Web site)
  2. Sampras reached the quarterfinals that year, then won his first Wimbledon title in 1993, beating Jim Courier in the final. (Web site)
  3. Spanish player Rafael Nadal won the first Wimbledon title of his career; the first Grand Slam tournament he had won other than the French Open.

Roland Garros

  1. Nadal is 22 and already has five majors - four straight at Roland Garros and the last at Wimbledon. (Web site)
  2. They've played each other six times in major finals - three on grass at Wimbledon and three on clay at Roland Garros.
  3. One of only three players (Laver, Borg) in the open era to win roland garros and wimbledon the same year.

Quarter-Finals

  1. Since then the two arch-rivals have met in the quarter-finals of the year's last three grand slams at Roland Garros, Wimbledon, and Flushing Meadows.
  2. On grass courts, his only notable performance came in reaching the quarter-finals at Wimbledon in 1979. (Web site)
  3. Li Na, the region's top player, was the first Asian to reach the quarter-finals of a Grand Slam when she reached the last eight of Wimbledon in 2006.

Roger Federer

  1. Roger Federer entered Wimbledon as the top seed and reached the final without dropping a set. (Web site)
  2. At Wimbledon 2005, Roddick lost to Roger Federer in the final for the second year in a row.
  3. Seventy six years from now, those who saw Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer at Wimbledon this year will look back with vivid memories of all they both are.

Quarterfinal

  1. At Wimbledon, he was defeated in a quarterfinal by Federer.
  2. He retired in his quarterfinal against Rafael Nadal with a back problem at the 2006 French Open and his semifinal against the Spaniard at Wimbledon in 2007. (Web site)
  3. In 1997, Becker also lost to Sampras in a quarterfinal at Wimbledon, in what many had thought would be Becker's final appearance there.

Wimbledon Quarterfinals

  1. Borg then reached the Wimbledon quarterfinals, where he lost in four sets to Ashe, the eventual champion.
  2. But there's one name among the list of Wimbledon quarterfinals that may not be quite so familiar - Yen-hsun Lu.
  3. The streak ended painfully in the Wimbledon quarterfinals when Roddick blew a two-sets lead to lose to Richard Gasquet 4-6, 4-6, 7-6(2), 7-6(3), 8-6.

Quarterfinals

  1. WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Five-time champion Venus Williams has lost in the Wimbledon quarterfinals, beaten 6-2, 6-3 by unseeded Tsvetana Pironkova.
  2. At the remaining Grand Slam tournaments of the year, she lost in the French Open fourth round, the Wimbledon quarterfinals, and the US Open semifinals. (Web site)
  3. Andy Roddick lost to Richard Gasquet of France in the Wimbledon quarterfinals, costing him a chance to lose to Roger Federer in the semifinals.

Five Sets

  1. He was the singles runner-up at Wimbledon in 1972, losing in five sets to Stan Smith, and in 1976, losing to Björn Borg.
  2. Nadal ended any hope of a Federer grand slam by beating him in the French Open final and pushed him to five sets in the final at Wimbledon. (Web site)
  3. Patrick Rafter has beaten Andre Agassi in five sets at Wimbledon the past two years. (Web site)

Wimbledon Final

  1. Roddick and Federer also played in the Wimbledon final this year that match turned out to be an all time classic and Federer prevailed 5-7 7-6 7-6 3-6 16-14. (Web site)
  2. Nadal was the first Spanish man since Manuel Santana in 1966 to reach the Wimbledon final, but Federer won the match in four sets. (Web site)
  3. After losing to Edberg in the French Open semifinals, he defeated Edberg in the Wimbledon final and then beat Lendl in the US Open final. (Web site)

Wimbledon Semifinals

  1. Now 5-0 in Wimbledon semifinals, Venus has yet to lose a set in six rounds this year. (Web site)
  2. Djokovic also made the Wimbledon semifinals and was runner-up to Federer at the U.S. Open.
  3. Despite a lackluster French Open, Roddick enjoyed success in England by winning Queen's Club and reaching the Wimbledon semifinals.

Semifinal

  1. Andy Murray - Before the Rogers Cup, Andy Murray hadn't played a match since his semifinal loss to Andy Roddick at Wimbledon. (Web site)
  2. At Wimbledon, he defeated Mats Wilander in a four-set quarterfinal before losing to Stefan Edberg in a semifinal.
  3. He reached the final of Wimbledon in 2002, with Hantuchová, and the semifinal of Wimbledon in 2003 and 2005 with Hantuchová and Liezel Huber respectively.

Semifinals

  1. Davenport and Raymond lost in the Wimbledon semifinals to Clijsters and Sugiyama.
  2. Clijsters, the 2005 U.S. Open champion, twice reached the Wimbledon semifinals and retired from tennis in 2007. (Web site)
  3. Graf lost in the Wimbledon semifinals that year to Zina Garrison.

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