This Week In Tennis
10. A Zverev
18. Bautista Agut
27. M Zverev
29. del Potro
FIVE TO WATCH
- Nick Kyrgios - A danger to any player on any given day, but is he healthy enough this go around to go deep into the tournament.
- Alexander Zverev - Strong results in the lead up tournaments, but is faced with a tough draw.
- Dustin Brown - Once felled Nadal at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, and might get a crack at Murray in round two.
- Gilles Muller - Playing the best tennis of his career at 34, and seeded ten spots ahead of his actual ranking of 26.
- Feliciano Lopez - Coming off the biggest win of his career two weeks ago at Queens, Lopez has the game to be a serious darkhorse on grass.
EARLY ROUND INTRIGUE
(23) Isner vs Fritz
(3) Federer vs Dolgopolov
(8) Thiem vs Pospisil
Coric vs Harrison
(29) del Potro vs Kokkinakis
(20) Kyrgios vs Herbert
Shapovalov vs Janowicz
(31) Verdasco vs Anderson
(7) Cilic vs Kohlschreiber
Haas vs Bemelmans
- Four former champions will vie for the 2016 title: Federer (7), Djokovic (3), Nadal (2), and Murray (2).
- 2002 was the last time (Lleyton Hewitt) someone outside of the so-called "Big Four" won Wimbledon.
- Federer, Mahut, Monfils, Chardy, Young, Dimitrov, Kuznetsov, Fucsovics, and Shapovalov are the former Wimbledon Boys champions playing in this year's Men's Singles main draw.
- Singles - Murray
- Doubles - Herbert/Mahut
- Mixed Doubles - Kontinen/Watson
ON THE WEB
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$62,000 to train like Rafa, but are tennis academies worth it?
Why You Should Experience the Beauty (and Agony) of Grass Court Tennis
What to Watch at Wimbledon, from Roger to Rafa to Venus
Wimbledon's Qualifying Tournament is 3 1/2 Miles and a World Away
Rafal Nadal Hopes to Regain Past Success on Wimbledon Grass
Gilbert: Nadal Shatters Major Myth
Feliciano Lopez Enjoying Benefits of Experience on Tour
Is Felix Auger-Aliassime Canada's newest tennis sensation?
New York City Settles with Former Tennis Star Roughed up by Cop
The Body Serve - Hello Grass, BYE J Mac: Don’t Come For Serena Unless She Sends For You
Beyond The Baseline - Kim Clijsters on Wimbledon, Motherhood, Hall of Fame Induction
Realz Tenis Fanz - Cutting through the Grass with Maria and Federer
Tennis.com - Turf Talk: Considering the Tours as Wimbledon Begins
Thirty Love - Tumaini Carayol on Vika and Petra's comebacks
Top Spin Tennis Pod - Up Yours! Feminist Critiques on The Gross Grass
Tennis Nerd Podcast - The State of Tennis/French Open Review and Wimbledon Sneak Peak!
Lucky Loser Tennis Podcast - Wimbledon Draw Preview
Tennis Connected - Previewing the 2017 Wimbledon Championships
The Main Draw - We're All Living a Lie