10 Interesting Facts About Wimbledon, The Oldest Tennis Tournament

Wimbledon is the oldest and most famous tennis championship.

 Wimbledon has been played since 1877.

This is the 136th edition of the 146-year-old Grand Slam tournament.

The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club organizes it every year in June-July.

There are 4 Grand Slam B in tennis, Wimbledon is the third Grand Slam of the year.  

Wimbledon is the only Grand Slam to be played on grass courts.

Wimbledon consists of five events namely Men's Singles, Women's Singles, Men's Doubles, Women's Doubles and Mixed Doubles.

Roger Federer of Switzerland has won the most Wimbledon titles in men's singles.  He has 8 titles to his name.

 Martina Navratilova of America has won the most Wimbledon titles in women's singles.  He has 9 titles to his name.

Players in Wimbledon had to play the match wearing white dress only.

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