All England Lawn Tennis Club
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No major financial impact on British tennis due to cancellation of Wimbledon, says All England club boss Richard Lewis
The US Open is going ahead as scheduled from the end of August while the French Open has moved to the end of September from May and Sally Bolton, who will succeed Lewis, said the AELTC would learn all they can from the tournaments.
Wimbledon will be able to recover a significant portion of the reported £250 million losses after seeking cover of a pandemic insurance taken in 2003
While the postponement of the Tokyo Olympics potentially opened a two-week slot in the calendar in July/August, it would appear unlikely Wimbledon would use it
Wimbledon set for expansion after adjacent golf club agrees to sell course to AELTC for reported £63.75 million
The All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) had made a reported £63.75 million offer to buy out early the lease of the adjacent Wimbledon Park Golf Club.
Wimbledon's decision to implement 5th set tiebreaker is practical, but will it rob tennis of some of its romance?
With this new tiebreaker rule, Wimbledon has once again taken the lead in progressing with the times. The other two Slams admittedly don't have such a big problem considering it's not that hard to break serve there.
Wimbledon to introduce tie-breaks in final set next year but only when score reaches 12-12 in decider
In this year's Wimbledon men's final, Kevin Anderson lost to Novak Djokovic in straight sets less than two days after beating John Isner 26-24 in the fifth set.
Wimbledon bosses have backed plans to restructure the lower levels of tennis in a bid to clamp down on match-fixing involving players struggling to make a living from the sport.
Wimbledon 2017: Kei Nishikori defeats Sergiy Stakhovsky in tough encounter, faces Roberto Bautista Agut in Round 3
Despite reaching at least the quarter-finals of the other three Grand Slams, Kei Nishikori has never been past the fourth round at Wimbledon.
Maria Sharapova withdrew from Wimbledon on Saturday after failing to recover from a thigh injury, dealing another blow to the superstar's bid to rebuild her career following a doping ban.