The 2019 Wimbledon Championships was the 133rd edition ,a grass court major Championship was the 3rd Grand Slam tournament of the year after the “Australian open” and “French open”. It consists of men’s (singles and doubles), women’s (singles and doubles), mixed doubles.
The tournament took place at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom from 1st July 2019 to 14 July 2019.
|Men’s Singles||Novak Djokovic(Serbia)||Roger federer(Switzerland)|
|Women’s Singles||Simona Halep(Romania)||Serena Williams(United States of America)|
|Men’s Doubles||Juan Sebastián Cabal (Colombia)|
Robert Farah (Colombia)
|Nicolas Mahut (France)|
Édouard Roger-Vasselin (France)
|Women’s Doubles||Hsieh Su-wei (Chinese Taipei)|
Barbora Strýcová (Czech Republic )
|Gabriela Dabrowski (Canada)|
Xu Yifan (China)
|Mixed Doubles||Ivan Dodig (Croatia)|
Latisha Chan (Chinese Taipei)
|Robert Lindstedt (Sweden)|
Jeļena Ostapenko (Latvia)
i. This is Novak Djokovic’s 16th grand slam & 5th Wimbledon title & first player in the open era since 1948 to achieve this feat.
ii.The world Number.7 Simona Halep becomes first Romanian player to reach senior Wimbledon singles final title. she beat 7-time Wimbledon champ& 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena to win maiden title with 6-2, 6-2 scores.
iii. The 16-year old teenager Shintaro Mochizuki became the first Japanese to win a junior boys’ Grand Slam title, beating Spain’s Carlos Gimeno Valero with 6-3 6-2 scores in the final.
i. The Wimbledon total prize money has increased for an 8th year in a row with was £ 38,000,000 for 2019.
ii. The winners of the men’s and women’s singles titles will earn £2.35m each, doubles was £540,000, mixed doubles £116,000, Wheelchair singles £46,000, wheelchair doubles £18000 and Invitation doubles £27,000.
Venue: All England Club in Wimbledon, London
Surface: Grass court
Date: 29th June to 12th July 2020.
The Wimbeldon championship is commonly known simply as Wimbledon, is the oldest tennis tournament in the world. It was first held in 1877. It was played on indoor grass courts and was part of the ATP (Association of Tennis Professionals ) World Tour, the WTA(Women’s Tennis Association )Tour, the ITF (International Tennis Federation) Junior tour and the NEC Tour.