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Wimbledon compendium.

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Published by The all England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in London .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL15216725M
ISBN 10189903904X

  4 time Wimbledon champion in to and again in This included triple crowns in and Though born in Oklahoma she was raised on California's fast cement courts.


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Wimbledon Compendium: Alan Little: : Books Skip to main content. WIMBLEDON COMPENDIUM Twenty-ninth year of publication Published in by: Vision Sports Publishing Ltd High Street Kingston upon Thames Surrey KT1 1LL On behalf of: The All England Lawn Tennis Club (Championships) Limited Church Road Wimbledon London SW19 5AE Tel: +44 (0)20 ISBN: File Size: 7MB.

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Many improvements have been made, and an index has been added for the first time. Alan Little and Robert McNicol have done a great job once again, and this is an. Dan Maskell began commentating on the Wimbledon Championships in as an expert summariser for BBC Radio alongside Max Robertson, before switching to television in with Freddie would remain as the "voice of tennis" on the BBC until his retirement in When commenting on a particularly exciting piece of play or an outstanding shot, he sometimes used his.

Rain has been such a common British intrusion that the tennis event's official record book, the Wimbledon Compendium, contains sections called. Queen Elizabeth resigned from the post in after her 90th birthday — she had been the Patron sinceaccording to The Wimbledon Compendiuman Author: Rachel E.

Greenspan. The annual, a compendium of photos and writings from that year’s tournament, “When you come here Roger Federer is on the cover of the Wimbledon book.

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Download PDF: Manual Synonyms. According to the Wimbledon Compendium, the Club was only able to stay afloat because of gifts from members and well-wishers,” Danielle Rossingh writes for Forbes. Wilding was considered the world’s first tennis superstar of his day, who, “with a big fan base not only won four straight Wimbledon titles from tobut also.

The Wimbledon Championship was a men's tennis tournament held at the All England Croquet and Lawn Tennis Club (AEC & LTC) in Wimbledon, was the world's first official lawn tennis tournament, and was later recognised as the first Grand Slam tournament or "Major".

The AEC & LTC had been founded in Julyas the All England Croquet Club; lawn tennis was introduced in Location: Worple Road, SW19, Wimbledon, London. Compiled by the Wimbledon librarian, the compendium also logs the marriage history — husband, wedding date and location — of any woman who has reached the semifinals or final.

There is a lovely little annual treasure by Alan Little, the Wimbledon Compendium, and it was in here that I made the discovery that the oldest surviving male and female title winners are Britons Author: Guardian Staff. The Compendium does not record how a Miss M.H. de Amorim of Brazil felt about entering the record book for having served 17 consecutive double faults to begin her match at Wimbledon in   He launched the Wimbledon compendium, which now runs at pages and contains every factoid and anecdote about every year of the Championships that you can and cannot fathom: the first woman to play without stockings (Ruth Tapscott of South Africa in ); the first year they had female line judges (); a list of “Champions who wore.

Not only does this make it considerably longer than the 57 minutes given in Alan Little's impressively researched annual, the Wimbledon Compendium, but Author: Guardian Staff. Little has written roughly 35 books on tennis, the latest called “The Golden Days of Tennis on the French Riviera, ” The most important of his works may be the dense Wimbledon Compendium.

This is Wimbledon The Official Guide to the Championships: '' Wimbledon Compendium '' '' This is Wimbledon The Official Guide to the Championships. The news is likely to draw attention to the Wimbledon Compendium, a historical record of the marriages of all past women’s champions, runners.

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It was the first of three years in which Australian players dominated the Wimbledon Men's Singles final. Tony Trabert was the defending champion, but was ineligible to compete after turning on: Lew Hoad. Billie Jean Moffitt and Karen Susman were the defending champions, but Susman did not compete as she was expecting her first child.

Moffitt partnered with Carole Caldwell but lost in the second round to Deidre Catt and Liz Starkie. Maria Bueno and Darlene Hard defeated Robyn Ebbern and Margaret Smith in the final, 8–6, 9–7 to win the Ladies' Doubles tennis title at the Wimbledon Champions: Maria Bueno, Darlene Hard.

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Founded in by Alan Little, Honorary Librarian and compiler of the annual Wimbledon Compendium “stat-fest,” it is named after Lord Ritchie of Dundee, who was for many years a member of the management committee of the Championships. The rain in Spain may stay mainly on the plain.

In England, it falls on SW19 -- right where Wimbledon is located. Indeed, a whole section of "The Wimbledon Compendium," by Alan Little, is.

According to the New York Times, the official Wimbledon Compendium (essentially a giant Wimbledon fact book) “logs the marriage history Author: Anna Sheffer. “ If you don’t know who Mrs. Cawley is, you can consult a glossary in the Wimbledon Compendium, an exhaustive record of the tournament’s history.

Compiled by the Wimbledon librarian, the compendium also logs the marriage history — husband, wedding date and location — of any woman who has reached the semifinals or final. Important to remember that Wimbledon rain delays are hardly a thing of the past, only Centre Court rain delays have been consigned to the Wimbledon Compendium.

WERTHEIM: I suspect there will be other stories. “X was beating Y handily. Safina, though, went on to win a match that is sure to be noted forever in the "Wimbledon Compendium." "Even the crowd also wanted the roof, so it was. Tidelands by Philippa Gregory. England, A dangerous time for a woman to be different Philippa Gregory is revered as the queen of historical novels, and with her new novel Tidelands, she doesn’t disappoint.

Set during the English Civil War, Gregory’s compelling story keeps the reader enthralled until the very end. WIMBLEDON, England (AP) Rhythmic clapping rang out on Centre Court, accompanied by not-so-staid chants of ``Roof. the event's official record book, ``Wimbledon Compendium,'' contains sections.

The Wimbledon compendium, published ahead of the start of the tournament, includes a 'reference list' of women's champions' marriages and their 'resultant name changes'. RELATED ARTICLES Previous. This is, lest we forget, the Grand Slam tennis tournament whose official record book, ``Wimbledon Compendium,'' contains several pages devoted to .38 sentence examples: 1.

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Inside the All England Lawn Tennis Club buildings, the Wimbledon compendium of facts and figures, an inch thick, contains the names of every champion since the tournament began.