Yellow tennis balls were used at Wimbledon for the first time in 1986.
The fastest server in the women's tennis was done by Venus Williams who recorded a serve of 205 km/h.
Henry "Bunny" Austin was the first player to wear shorts at Wimbledon in 1932.
Every year, 24 tons of Kent strawberries are ordered for the Championships at Wimbledon.
Wimbledon is the only major tennis tournament still played on grass.
Margaret Smith Court holds the record with 24 Grand Slam singles titles.
The first women to play in the...
3 Key Things to Consider When Looking for Designer Tennis Bags for Sale Online by John Mayer in Shopping / Fashion Style (submitted 2013-03-09)
When looking for designer tennis bags for sale online, there are several things you need to look out for to ensure you find the right bag that fits your needs both in function and style. Generally, you will be looking for a bag that provides adequate space for the racquet and other accessories you carry around with you. The right bag will have good fabric and genuine leather to fit in with your style. Here are the things you should consider.
The Woman Who Perfected Ladies Tennis Bags
Many sports are dominated by men but tennis, although not dominated by the female gender, is a game that many women enjoy whether it`s competitive, for fun or for fitness. Many women who enjoy tennis and who care about fashion have noticed that the options of ladies tennis bags are limited.
Rather than settle for the oversized, unbecoming duffel bag, many women have taken matters into their own hands and created tennis bags that are both functional and fashionable for the modern tennis playing woman.
Stephanie Sumarsono, owner and designer of...