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[Edit this paragraph] Wimbledon Tennis Championships Introduction

(Wimbledon Championships, or simply " Wimbledon ") is the oldest tennis and most prestigious event. Championships are usually held in June or July, is the annual Grand Slam for the first three events, placing in the Australian Open and French Open, U.S. Open before. The event (the only Grand Slam tournament of the use of the pitch) usually lasted for two weeks, but will be delayed due to rain. Men's singles, women's singles, men's doubles, women's doubles and mixed doubles competitions for men and women in different venues simultaneously. Wimbledon also organized a men's singles, women's singles, men's doubles, women's doubles match of youth. In addition, the Wimbledon has also conducted special tournament for retired players, such as the 35-year-old and above men's doubles, 45-year-old and above men's doubles, and 35-year-old and above women's doubles match. Competition hours will normally be by the end of June or early July.

[Edit this paragraph] ● History

Wimbledon in 1877 for the first time at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club (All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club) under the management of Worple Road in Wimbledon, near a venue. At that time only men's singles match. By 1884, an increase of the All England Club, women's singles and men's doubles. Women's doubles and mixed doubles in 1913 to join. Championship in 1922 moved to the site of today's Church Road. Like the other three "Grand Slam" tournament, Wimbledon in the Open era of tennis in 1968, before the arrival of only the top amateur open. Very proud of the British Championship, but it is also their national anguish and humor Source: British men from 1936佛瑞德佩里(Fred Perry) after singles champion has not won; while the last British women's singles champions was in 1977, Virginia Wade (Virginia Wade).

[Edit this paragraph] ● Course

main course is called "Center Court" (center Court), the holding of the final place. During the race in London because of the unpredictability of the weather, the golf course with a folding roof, is expected to be completed in 2009. One course in 1997, a large-scale reconstruction of the stadium from the adjacent center moved to a new site that can accommodate more audience-specific sites. The original playground is said to have a unique atmosphere, is a favorite place of many players, so there are a lot of people are saddened by their Relocation. One course is usually held some very important games, such as the singles quarter-finals, it also has a huge external screen is used to gather in the mountains outside the match Henman fans watching the game. Every year, hundreds of thousands of fans in this piece of the hillside for the impact of native title to cheer for the players, but unfortunately, 1936's, the British player has not lifted the trophy again.

II course has a "champion the grave" in the title, because in here to compete for seed are usually eliminated by lower-ranked opponents. Have been the victims included Andre Agassi (Andre Agassi), Roger Federer (Roger Federer), and Pete Sampras (Pete Sampras), the first round in 2005, also came very close to Di Muheng Man (Tim Henman) dragged into the water.

[Edit this paragraph] ● Traditional

green and purple are the traditional Wimbledon representative color. Female athletes in the whole tournament, its name before being dubbed "Miss" or "Mrs." (as he announced the score when the referee), while male athletes will address him by name. In the game, players match the color of clothing can only be white.

The competition was held last week of June each year to be held the first week of July and lasted 2 weeks. Traditionally, event-free competition in the Sun. History, however, there are three times Sunday (the last one in 2004), due to rain forced competition was held. Be held within the first week of early events, while the second week will hold a "16", quarter finals, semi-finals and finals.

Men's singles champion will receive a 18-inch-high gold-plated trophy. Women's singles prize a diameter of about 19-inch silver plate, usually called the "Rosewater Dish" or the "Venus Rosewater Dish". There are other activities, prizes. 2005 prize money (doubles prize money will be divided equally) is:

☆ Men's singles: 630,000 pounds

☆ Women's singles: 600,000 pounds

☆ Men's Doubles: 218,500 pounds

☆ Women's doubles: 203,250 pounds

☆ Mixed Doubles: 90,000 pounds

Wimbledon and French Open men's champion more prize money than women; in the U.S. and Australian Open in prize money for men and women are the same. However, in 2007, the implementation of equal pay for men and women's singles, when the women's singles champion Venus Williams and men's singles champion Roger Federer received the same amount of prize money.

For the contest the audience, strawberries with cream is that they watched the traditional snacks during the competition. In addition, although the audience dress code has been somewhat reduced, but the game still can not wear shorts male audience that women can not wear hats, because this may hinder the back of the audience's attention.

Raining almost become a Wimbledon tradition: almost every year at Wimbledon he would have run into rain; and because it is grass pitches, once the rain must pull the rain cover to protect their caddies golf course, it also became A classic scene staged every year (although folding roof is completed, the central stadium will not be further rain affected).

[Edit this paragraph] Wimbledon prize money table

column entries in 2007 (pounds) 2008 (pound sterling) growth rate of

the total prize money of 11,282,710 11,812,000 4.7%

Men's Championship 700,000 750,000 7.1%

men's runner-up 350,000 375,000 7.1%

Women's Championship 700,000 750,000 7.1%

Women's runner-up 350,000 375,000 7.1%

men's doubles championship 229,000 230,000 3.2%

men's doubles runner-up 111,440 115,000 3.2%

3.2% of the women's doubles championship 222,900 230,000

111,440 115,000 3.2% of the women's doubles runner-up

mixed doubles champions 90,000 92,000 2.2 %

mixed doubles runner-up 45,000 46,000 2.2%

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previous men's singles champion Pete Sampras in the tournament's history has been won seven titles, while Federer has won the the silver cup six times. The trophy from the beginning adopted so far in 1887, cup engraved "All England Lawn Club singles championship."

Year Champion Runner-up score

2009 Roger Federer (Switzerland) Andy Roddick (United States) [3:2]

2008 Rafael Nadal (Spain) Roger Federer (Switzerland) [3:2]

2007 Roger Federer (Switzerland), sodium Dahl (Spain) [3:2]

2006 Roger Federer (Switzerland) Rafael Nadal (Spain) [3:1]

2005 Roger Federer (Switzerland) Andy Roddick (United States) [3:0]

2004 Roger Federer (Switzerland) Andy Roddick (United States) [3:1]

2003 Roger Federer (Switzerland) Mark Philippoussis (Australia) [3:0]

2002 Lleyton Hewitt (Australia) David Nalbandian (Argentina) [3 : 0]

2001 Goran Ivanisevic (Croatia) Pat Rafter (Australia) [3:2]

2000 Pete Sampras (USA) Patrick Rafter (Australia) [3:1]

1999 Pete Sampras ( United States) Andre Agassi (USA) [3:0]

1998 Pete Sampras (USA) Goran Ivanisevic (Croatia) [3:2]

1997 Pete Sampras (USA) Pioline (France) [3:0]

1996 Richard Krajicek (Netherlands), Washington (United States) [3:0]

1995 Pete Sampras (USA) Boris Becker (Germany) [3:1]

1994 Pete Sampras (USA ) Goran Ivanisevic (Croatia) [3:0]

1993 Pete Sampras (USA) Jim Courier (USA) [3:1]

1992 Andre Agassi (USA) Goran Ivanisevic (Croatia ) [3:2]

1991 History of Wittig (Germany), Becker (Germany) [3:0]

1990 Aibo Ge (Sweden), Becker (Germany) [3:2]

1989 Boris Becker (Germany), AI Berg (Sweden) [3:0]

1988 Aibo Ge (Sweden), Becker (Germany) [3:1]

1987 Pat Cash (Australia), Ivan Lendl (Czech Republic) [3:0]

1986 Becker ( Germany), Ivan Lendl (Czech Republic) [3:0]

1985 Boris Becker (Germany), Kurland (Estonia) [3:1]

1984 John McEnroe (USA) Jimmy Connors (USA) [3:0]

1983 John McEnroe (USA), Lewis (New Zealand)

1982 Jimmy Connors (USA) John McEnroe (USA)

1981 John McEnroe (USA), Bjorn Borg (Sweden)

1980 Bjorn Borg (Sweden), Marc Connaught (USA)

1979 Bjorn Borg (Sweden), Santana (USA)

1978 Bjorn Borg (Sweden), Jimmy Connors (USA)

1977 Bjorn Borg (Sweden), Jimmy Connors (USA)

1976 Bjorn Borg (Sweden) Nastase (Romania)

1975 Ashe (United States) Jimmy Connors (USA)

1974 Jimmy Connors (USA) Luosiwoer (Australia)

1973 Cordes (Czech Republic) Ma Te Weili (former USSR)

1972 Smith (USA) Nastase (Romania)

1971 Newcomb ratio (Australia), Smith (USA)

1970 Newcomb ratio (Australia) Luosiwoer (Australia)

1969 Lavau Seoul (Australia) Newcomb ratio (Australia)

1968 Laver (Australia), Roche (Australia)

[Edit this paragraph] successive women's singles champions in the tournament's history

Female King Nafuladi Nova has 9 degrees seal later, Graf has seven times Defied Qunfang.

Year Champion Runner-up

2009 Serena Williams (USA) Venus Williams (USA)

2008 Venus Williams (USA) Serena Williams (USA)

2007 Venus Williams (USA) Marion Bartoli (France )

2006 Amelie Mauresmo (France), Henin-Hardenne (Belgium)

2005 Venus Williams (USA) Lindsay Davenport (USA)

2004 Maria Sharapova (Russia) Serena Williams (USA)

2003 Small, William James (USA) Venus Williams (USA)

2002 Serena Williams (USA) Venus Williams (USA)

2001 Venus Williams (USA), Henin-Hardenne (Belgium)

2000 Venus Williams (USA) Lindsay Davenport (USA)

1999 Lindsay Davenport (USA) Steffi Graf (Germany)

1998 Novotna (Czech Republic) Tauziat (France)

1997 Martina Hingis (Switzerland) Novotna ( Czech Republic)

1996 Steffi Graf (Germany), Sanchez (Spain)

1995 Steffi Graf (Germany), Sanchez (Spain)

1994 Martinez (Spain) Martina Navratilova (USA)

1993 Steffi Graf (Germany), Graf (Germany)

1992 Steffi Graf (Germany) Monica Seles (USA)

1991 Steffi Graf (Germany), Rory Sabbatini (Argentina)

1990 Martina Navratilova (USA) Garrison (USA)

1989 Steffi Graf (Germany) Martina Navratilova (USA)

1988 Steffi Graf (Germany) Martina Navratilova (USA)

1987 Martina Navratilova (USA) Steffi Graf (Germany)

1986 Nafuladi Luo Wa (USA) Mandelikova (Czech Republic)

1985 Martina Navratilova (USA) Chris Evert (USA)

1984 Martina Navratilova (USA) Chris Evert (USA)

1983 na芙拉蒂洛娃(United States) Andrea - Jaeger (USA)

1982 Martina Navratilova (USA) Chris Evert (USA)

1981 Chris Evert (USA) Mandelikova (Czech Republic)

1980 ancient lagoon (Australia) Chris Evert (USA)

1979 Martina Navratilova (USA) Chris Evert (USA)

1978 Martina Navratilova (USA) Chris Evert (USA)

1977 Wade (UK) Jimmy Connors (USA)

1976 Chris Evert (USA), the ancient lagoon (Australia)

1975 Billy - Jane - Kim (USA) ancient lagoon (Australia)

1974 Chris Evert (USA) Morozova (Russia)

1973 Billy - Jane - Kim (USA) Chris Evert (USA)

1972 Billy - Jane - Kim (USA) ancient lagoon (Australia)

1971 the ancient lagoon (Australia), Matthew Grit - Coulter (Australia)

1970 Margaret - Coulter (Australia), Billy - Jane - Kim (USA)

1969 Jones ((UK) Billy - Jane - Kim (USA)

1968 Billy - Jane - Kim (USA) Tegart (Australia)
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a pioneer in the Australian Open, Wimbledon operator

has a long history, was established in 1877
Tai Muge children Cypriot2010-02-16 23:51:42 +0000 #5
" Grand Slam "tournament

1,Australian Open, was established in 1905 at an annual 1-2 month (Melbourne)

Australian Tennis Open is the latest by the four major Open tournament was created. The first competition was in 1905 in Melbourne Cricket Ground威尔霍斯曼held. Among them, men's, founded in 1905, the women's competition began in 1922, the beginning of the contest is to use the grass tennis court, in 1988 he began to hard tennis court. In 1968, the International Tennis professional, after it was listed as one of the four Open. In 1972, the race in order to attract a wider audience, will be in held in Melbourne, Australia's major cities. With the continuous expansion of the scale of competition, the venue of the facilities require improvements followed, "Debris Park" stadium also came into being. This multi-kinetic energy of the sports center in January 1988 completed the same year, successfully held the 1988 Ford Australian Open. Then in 1995, has been improved. January 29, 1996 Debris Park Stadium officially renamed as "Melbourne Park."

Race to introduce:

stadium in Australia's second largest city of Melbourne City Tennis Center. Melbourne Park facilities - Center Court: recover roof, 15021 seats, 19 outdoor practice pitches, an indoor practice golf course 4. Melbourne, Australia, due to a time when the local mid-summer, weather very hot temperatures as high as the venue Ershi 60 ℃, the players physical exertion large, the level of play could not affect the successful conclusion of the game, these problems are not satisfactorily resolved, the status of its Open it is difficult to keep. Because it is hard tennis court, so players can play a comprehensive account for certain advantages. It is not only conducive to hit the bottom line pumping, but also for serving the Internet, both suitable for branded topspin backspin ball is also suitable for hanging, and put a short golf balls.

Total prize money:

Australian Open, the total prize money of up to 6.2 million dollars. One men's singles champion prize 36 million U.S. dollars. This is its place in the four Open one of the reasons.

2, French Open, was established in 1891, held in each of 5-6 months (Roland Garros)

French Open was founded in 1891, later than the Wimbledon Tennis Championships for 14 years, the French Open beginning confined to their own people participated in 1925 after the outside world, to become Open. French Open Kasai has been more than 100 years, in addition to the two world wars, was forced to suspended for 11 years, and the rest of the year are held once a year. 1989 French Open, 17-year-old Asian-American player Michael Chang broke the biggest upset of the eighties. He has defeated the Lundeerai Goldberg, he became the youngest Open singles champion, was also the first player of Asian descent an honor. Women's singles, Chris Evert, Navratilova, Graf and other contemporary stars have won the trophy. The Evert in 1974 to 1986 had seven times 12 years Championship, creating a record of this Open.

Race to introduce:

French Open venue is located in Paris, Monte Heights, a western called罗兰加罗斯a large stadium. Stadium was built in 1927 in order to the First World War in the air heroes who sacrificed their lives for the country罗兰加罗斯named. Is also a symbol of France's golden age of tennis. Because it is directly for the celebration known as the "Four Horsemen" in four French people took home the Davis Cup for the first time in preparation for next year's defending warfare and deliberately constructed. After the construction of the stadium has undergone three phases has been gradually formed the present scale.

The first stage Nian :1979-1980. The center of this new stadium can accommodate 4,500 spectators, and soon was known as a playground. This is a classic style with a modern concrete structure of the venue.

The second phase :1983-1993. In 1984, work continues westward expansion of the football field in the original construction of the nine additional courses. This stage the most outstanding achievement was the construction of the marble square, built a total of four statues.

The third stage: 1994. The new stadium can accommodate 10,068 spectators, was originally called A court, after the French tennis in order to praise the outstanding female athletes Susan Langrand, in 1997 changed its name to Susan Langrand Stadium. To celebrate the millennium, but also the heart of the outer buildings built another stadium. After the 1999 event, A and D platform refurbishment. On the court next to the TV is the ladder under the seat, from the three parts and a low-high components.
罗兰加罗斯belonging to the slow red clay tennis court venue, which will help the bottom line confrontation. Get this Open title and Wimbledon player is also reputed as the world champion.

3, Wimbledon Open, was established in 1877, held in each of 6-7 months (Wimbledon)

Wimbledon Tennis Championships is the first game in modern tennis history, by the All England Club and the British Lawn Tennis Association in 1877 Year founded. The first official race in the club is located in the southwest corner of the Wimbledon headquarters in London, called "All England Lawn Tennis Championships."

The first player to participate in amateur competitions positioning, and only the men's singles-based project, the finals were only sold for a shilling. One from the Harrow School of Mingjiao Si Spencer Gore's students in 22 participants in the most populous, to obtain the "Challenge Cup." In 1884, the organizing committee for the first time established a women's singles,姆德沃特森defeated 12 other players to become a Wimbledon women's singles championship history. In the same year, men's doubles has also become an official event. 1899, added the women's doubles and mixed doubles. Since 1901 Wimbledon began to accept the entry of foreign players, there were only limited to the British Dominion to participate in a small country, was officially opened in 1905, the United States, France and other countries from across the sea before players participate in the competition.

Race to introduce:

Wimbledon, now has 18 grass, 9, and two indoor hard court, only in mid-May each year the club dinner will be held before all the open, so that the use of members of game, of course, the annual Wimbledon competition is carried out in the grass field. In the field of artificial hard around the world today, Wimbledon remains the ancient traditions: beautiful and quiet natural environment, shaping the formation of the green grass, wooden scoreboard and the wooden stands, the venue dressed in purple green clothing Jian Qiu Children ... ...

Total prize money:

Wimbledon tennis tournament prize money has increased annually, in 1984 the men's singles first prize of 10 million pounds, the women's singles champion was 9 million; 1985 men's singles champion for 13 million; 1987 the men's singles champion prize of 15.5 million; 1991 men's singles champion was 240,000 pounds, the women's singles champion was 216,000 pounds, and even the first one eliminated player also receive a bonus, £ 3600 men's, women's 2790 pounds. High bonuses to Wimbledon tennis championships are very attractive, so that a hundred years of the Jin-competitive activities are not bad.

4, the U.S. Open, was established in 1881, held in each of 8-9 months (New York)

the U.S. Open, the first race was in 1881, held in Newport, Rhode Island, was just the domestic competitions, and only the men's singles. Later, in pursuit of more entertainment factor, only increased the women's singles, men's doubles, women's doubles, mixed doubles four items, since 1968, the U.S. network has been officially listed as one of the four Open.

Race to introduce:

The center covers an area of 18.2 hectares, with 33 venues, the venue is also a hard-surfaced pitches. Get one point for every athlete to be cheaper than other majors and more time, will also be more scenes combatants spar.

U.S. Open history, fully demonstrated the spirit of America and American history. This is the only one to use grass, clay, hardcourt Grand Slam, the only two U.S. Open title on clay by Eifert received. U.S. Open rarely upsets occur, that is, its interesting and intense description. 1992 Men's singles seeds of the four Grand Slam semi-finals in the other is not to see.

Total prize money:

The United States is a highly commercialized society, therefore, it's professional tennis the degree of commercialization in no way inferior Professional Boxing. By the United States men's and women's singles champion who can get 350,000 U.S. dollars. The total prize money is the "four Open," the highest prize money totaling more than 600 million U.S. dollars.

Because the United States Tennis status and high bonuses, as well as medium-speed hard venue, attracting many players to participate. According to "World Tennis" magazine, designed for the U.S. Open in 1989, the total amount of money transactions up to 1 billion U.S. dollars.

As most of the functions the International Tennis Federation is to coordinate and guide the international tennis tournament, and many men's desire to race is not on the athletes to participate in international competitions, so spontaneous and organized low-level competition, network together in order to better manage, respectively, Established in 1972 world men's professional tennis players association (ATP), 1973, established the World Women's Professional Tennis Association (WTA).
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Wimbledon. In terms of the extent of a long history of, or in today's influence, Wimbledon is undoubtedly deserved the first of four Grand Slam!



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