Location. The Championships are held at The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, which is located at: The All England Lawn Tennis. Tickets - Prices & Essential Information. Ballot (UK). Ballot (Overseas). Hospitality. Grass Court Tournaments. Queuing for. The Championships, Wimbledon, commonly known simply as Wimbledon, is the oldest tennis tournament in the world, and is widely regarded as one of the most. KEY DATES FOR WIMBLEDON Qualifying begins: Archived from the original on 11 August Chanda Rubin vs Patricia Hy-Boulais. Wednesday, 19 July From , the prior year's champions were required to play all the rounds, like other tournament competitors. Britain's Jamie Delgado smashes record with 23rd consecutive All England Club appearance". Its first ground was at Nursery Road off Worple Road, Wimbledon. Their principal responsibility is to ensure that the courts are quickly covered when it begins to rain, so that play can resume as quickly as possible once the referees decide to uncover the courts. Neun Deutsche konnten in Wimbledon ein Finale gewinnen: World Hard Court Championships World Grass Court Championships World Covered Court Championships. Gallery Tuesday, 18 July Live Scores Live Updates Results Upcoming. To get access to the show courts, fans will normally have to queue overnight. Retrieved from " https: The trophy has been awarded since and bears the inscription: Until , the winners of the previous year's competition except in the Ladies' Doubles and Mixed Doubles were automatically granted byes into the final round then known as the challenge round. The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club. No British man won the singles event at Wimbledon between Fred Perry in and Andy Murray in , while no British woman has won since Virginia Wade in , although Annabel Croft and Laura Robson won the Girls' Championship in and respectively. Von bis übernahm diese Aufgabe bei den weiblichen Gewinnern die Frau des Duke of Kent, Katharine, Duchess of Kent , die sich danach aus dem öffentlichen Leben zurückgezogen hat. Muguruza souverän ins zweite Finale. One of the show courts is also used for home ties of the GB teams in the Davis Cup on occasions.