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Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships

Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships (All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club (Championships) Ltd, Church Road, Wimbledon, London) – this is one of the world’s four Grand Slam tennis tournaments.  Attracting a half million spectators, games here are still played on the original playing surface, grass, and there’s a strict white-only dress code for players.  First held in 1877, this tournament is now seen by million on television, major tennis pros have played here over the years – from Bjorn Borg to John McEnroe, Ivan Lendl, Jimmy Connors, and more recently those like Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, and Serena & Venus Williams, among many others.  For ticket and other info, see:  www.wimbledon.com