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Wimbledon Tennis 2019


The 2019 Wimbledon Championships is a Grand Slam tennis competition that is booked to occur at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom. The fundamental competition is because of start on Monday 1 July 2019 and complete on Sunday 14 July 2019.

Novak Djokovic and Angelique Kerber are the protecting heroes in the singles rivalries.

It will be the main release of the competition to include a standard tie break in the last set when the score in the set is 12 diversions all. The champ is the player who achieves at least seven and leads by two points.

In the Women’s Singles, there will be 16 qualifiers from 128 contestants, an expansion from 12 qualifiers from 96 participants. Copies qualifying will be wiped out subsequently. The change brings the capability for the Women’s Singles into line with that for the Men’s Singles, which remains unchanged.[2]

There is a retractable rooftop over No. 1 Court just because. Like the bigger Center Court, No. 1 Court might get a climate evidence competition counteracting a downpour delay.

Wimbledon Tennis Facts

Founded 1877; 142 years ago
Editions 133 (2019)
Location London
UK
Venue The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club
Surface Grass outdoors
Prize money £34,000,000 (2018)

Men’s
Draw 128S (128Q) / 64D (16Q)
Current champions Novak Djokovic (singles)
Mike Bryan / Jack Sock (doubles)
Most singles titles Roger Federer (8)
Most doubles titles Todd Woodbridge (9)

Women’s
Draw 128S (96Q) / 64D (16Q)
Current champions Angelique Kerber (singles)
Barbora Krejčíková / Kateřina Siniaková (doubles)
Most singles titles Martina Navratilova (9)
Most doubles titles Elizabeth Ryan (12)

Mixed doubles
Draw 48
Current champions Nicole Melichar / Alexander Peya
Most titles (male) Ken Fletcher (4)
Vic Seixas (4)
Owen Davidson (4)
Leander Paes (4)
Most titles (female) Elizabeth Ryan

2019 Wimbledon Championships

Date 1–14 July
Edition 133rd
Category Grand Slam (ITF)
Prize money £ 38,000,000
Surface Grass
Location Church Road
SW19, Wimbledon,
London, United Kingdom
Venue All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club

2018 Champions

Men’s Singles
Serbia Novak Djokovic
Women’s Singles
Germany Angelique Kerber
Men’s Doubles
United States Mike Bryan / United States Jack Sock
Women’s Doubles
Czech Republic Barbora Krejčíková / Czech Republic Kateřina Siniaková
Mixed Doubles
Austria Alexander Peya / United States Nicole Melichar

Wimbledon Tennis

Records

Gentlemen since 1877
Record Era Player(s) Count Winning years
Winner of most Gentlemen’s Singles titles Before 1968: William Renshaw 7 1881, 1882, 1883, 1884, 1885, 1886, 1889
Open Era: Roger Federer 8 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012, 2017
Winner of most consecutive Gentlemen’s Singles titles Before 1968: William Renshaw 6 1881, 1882, 1883, 1884, 1885, 1886
Open Era: Björn Borg
Roger Federer
5 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980
2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007
Winner of most Gentlemen’s Doubles titles Before 1968: Reginald Doherty
Laurence Doherty
8 1897, 1898, 1899, 1900, 1901, 1903, 1904, 1905
Open Era: Todd Woodbridge 9 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 2000 (with Mark Woodforde), 2002, 2003, 2004 (with Jonas Björkman)
Winner of most consecutive Gentlemen’s Doubles titles Before 1968: Reginald Doherty
Laurence Doherty
5 1897, 1898, 1899, 1900, 1901
Open Era: Todd Woodbridge
Mark Woodforde
5 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997
Winner of most Mixed Doubles titles – Gentlemen Before 1968: Ken Fletcher
Vic Seixas
4 1963, 1965, 1966, 1968 (with Margaret Court)
1953, 1954, 1955, 1956 (3 with Doris Hart, 1 with Shirley Fry Irvin)
Open Era: Owen Davidson
Leander Paes
4 1967, 1971, 1973, 1974 (with Billie Jean King)
1999 (with Lisa Raymond), 2003 (with Martina Navratilova), 2010 (with Cara Black), 2015 (with Martina Hingis)
Winner of most Championships (total: singles, doubles, mixed) – Gentlemen Before 1968: Laurence Doherty 13 1897–1906 (5 singles, 8 doubles)
Open Era: Todd Woodbridge 10 1993–2004 (9 doubles, 1 mixed)
Ladies since 1884
Record Era Player(s) Count Winning years
Winner of most Ladies’ Singles titles Before 1968: Helen Wills 8 1927, 1928, 1929, 1930, 1932, 1933, 1935, 1938
Open Era: Martina Navratilova 9 1978, 1979, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1990
Winner of most consecutive Ladies’ Singles titles Before 1968: Suzanne Lenglen 5 1919, 1920, 1921, 1922, 1923
Open Era: Martina Navratilova 6 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987
Winner of most Ladies’ Doubles titles Before 1968: Elizabeth Ryan 12 1914 (with Agatha Morton), 1919, 1920, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1925 (with Suzanne Lenglen), 1926 (with Mary Browne), 1927, 1930 (with Helen Wills), 1933, 1934 (with Simonne Mathieu)
Open Era: Martina Navratilova 7 1976 (with Chris Evert), 1979 (with Billie Jean King), 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1986 (with Pam Shriver)
Winner of most consecutive Ladies’ Doubles titles Before 1968: Suzanne Lenglen
Elizabeth Ryan
5 1919, 1920, 1921, 1922, 1923
Open Era: Martina Navratilova
Pam ShriverNatasha Zvereva
4 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984

1991 (with Larisa Neiland), 1992, 1993, 1994 (with Gigi Fernández)

Winner of most Mixed Doubles titles – ladies Before 1968: Elizabeth Ryan 7 1919, 1921, 1923 (with Randolph Lycett), 1927 (with Frank Hunter), 1928 (with Patrick Spence), 1930 (with Jack Crawford), 1932 (with Enrique Maier)
Open Era: Martina Navratilova 4 1985 (with Paul McNamee), 1993 (with Mark Woodforde), 1995 (with Jonathan Stark), 2003 (with Leander Paes)
Winner of most Championships (total: singles, doubles, mixed) – ladies Before 1968: Elizabeth Ryan 19 1914–34 (12 doubles, 7 mixed)
Open Era: Martina Navratilova 20 1976–2003 (9 singles, 7 doubles, 4 mixed)
Combined: Billie Jean King 20 1961–79 (6 singles, 10 doubles, 4 mixed)
Miscellaneous
Record Era Player(s) Count Winning years
Career match winning performance (men) singles Björn Borg 92.72% (51–4) 1973–1981 (open era)
Career match winning performance (women) singles Steffi Graf 90.36% (75–8) 1984–1999 (open era)
Won title without losing a set (men) singles Frank Hadow
Don Budge
Tony Trabert
Chuck McKinley
Björn Borg
Roger Federer
18–0

21–0

20–0

1878
1938
1955
1963
1976
2017
Most games won in a final Andy Roddick 39 2009
Most matches played (men) Jean Borotra 223 1922–39, 1948–64
Most consecutive Wimbledons played (men) Arthur Gore 30 1888–1922
Most matches played (women) Martina Navratilova 326
Most consecutive Wimbledons played (women) Virginia Wade 26 1960–1985
Loser of most singles finals (men or women) Blanche Bingley Hillyard
Chris Evert
7 1885, 1887, 1888, 1891, 1892, 1893, 1901
1973, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1982, 1984, 1985
Lowest-ranked winner (men or women) Goran Ivanišević 125th 2001
Wildcard winner (men or women) Goran Ivanišević 2001
Lowest-ranked winner (women) Venus Williams 31st
(23rd seed)
2007
Youngest winner (men) Boris Becker 17 years
227 days
1985
Youngest winner (Ladies’ Singles) Lottie Dod 15 years
285 days
1887
Youngest winner (Ladies’ Doubles) Martina Hingis 15 years
282 days
1996
Oldest winner (men) Arthur Gore 41 years
182 days
1909
Longest men’s final by time Roger Federer vs
Rafael Nadal
4hrs 48mins 2008
Longest men’s match by time John Isner vs
Nicolas Mahut
11hrs 5mins 2010
Longest men’s final by games Roger Federer vs
Andy Roddick
77 games 2009
Longest men’s match by games John Isner vs
Nicolas Mahut
183 games 2010
Longest women’s final by time Lindsay Davenport vs
Venus Williams
2hrs 45mins 2005
Longest women’s match by time Chanda Rubin vs
Patricia Hy-Boulais
3hrs 45mins 1995
Longest women’s final by games Margaret Court vs
Billie-Jean King
46 games 1970
Set won without losing a point (golden set) Yaroslava Shvedova
(3rd round vs S Errani, 1st set)
15 mins 2012

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