The excitement of an international tennis tournament is hard to beat. The thrilling Grand Slam tournaments are annual tennis events and offer ranking points as well as ridiculously high monetary prizes. Of course they fetch massive media attention; with Wimbledon perhaps being my favourite. The others are the Australian Open, the French Open and the US Open, with each one being played over two two action-packed weeks.
Wimbledon is the oldest, founded in 1877 already, and I suppose its the white tennis gear, the lush green lawns, the strawberries and cream and the tanned tennis players that add to the sheer magic of the tournament.
The single’s matches are far more exciting than the doubles with the likes of Nadal, Djokovic, Federer and Murray being the top male players fighting it out on centre court. While the grunts and other vocal sounds coming from Sharapova may be off-putting during the…
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