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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Championships,_Wimbledon

The Championships, Wimbledon, commonly known simply as Wimbledon, is the oldest tennis ..... Wimbledon is notable for the longest running sponsorship in sports history due to its association with Slazenger who have supplied all tennis balls ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1877_Wimbledon_Championship

Main article: History of tennis. The origin of tennis lies in the monastic cloisters in 12th-century France, where the ball was ...

www.wimbledon.com/en_GB/atoz/history.html

Highlights from the history of The All England Club and The Championships. ... 1977: Virginia Wade The Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum Bjorn Borg v Vitas ...

www.history.com/this-day-in-history/wimbledon-tournament-begins

On July 9, 1877, the All England Croquet and Lawn Tennis Club begins its first lawn tennis tournament at Wimbledon, then an outer-suburb of London.

www.historic-uk.com/CultureUK/The-History-of-the-Wimbledon-Tennis-Championships

The Championships, Wimbledon, or just Wimbledon as it is more commonly referred to, is the oldest tennis tournament in the world and arguably the most ...

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Wimbledon History covering the origins of the tournament at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in 1877 until today.

www.tennistheme.com/wimbledontennishistory.html

In the main draw of very first Wimbledon entered 22 male players, and that was the only event in the championships this year. Also,in the tennis history it is ...

www.britannica.com/sports/Wimbledon-Championships

Jul 17, 2017 ... Wimbledon Championships: Internationally known tennis ... The Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum chronicles the history of the sport.

www.smithsonianmag.com/history/a-brief-history-of-wimbledon-156205892

May 31, 2007 ... But more than that, they will be competing for a place in tennis history. John Barrett, a former Wimbledon player and author of Wimbledon: The ...