Andy Murray & Brits Outlast Wawrinka

Wimbledon 2009 30 Jun 2009

I suppose it is not embarrassing. After all, it is the greatest venue for the greatest tennis tournament on the planet. And, is was only fitting that one of their own win the first match ever played under the roof at the world’s oldest tournament. So, the Brits got their wish. Their man and clear […]

Can Murray Do It?

Wimbledon 2009 22 Jun 2009

It has been a long time, a generation, an interminable 73 years in fact since Fred Perry defended the home country’s honor at the premier tennis tournament in the game. 73 years ago! 73 years of anticipation, countless false alarms, intense media scrutiny and dashed hopes since the revered Perry got the job done on […]

Wimbledon History

History 01 May 2009

The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club has announced that the 2009 Gentlemen’s Champion and Women’s Champion will each receive 850,000 pounds. The winners shares are 13.3% higher than 2008 and the overall prize pool has been increased by 6.2% to 12,550,000 pounds. There was little doubt that the world’s best tennis players would […]