Does the winner of Wimbledon Tennis singles actually get to keep the Cup and if not is his name inscribed on it?
The winner does not get to keep the trophy they get a smaller replica of it to keep and they do print the winners names on it.
The Gentlemen's Singles Trophy. On it is inscribed "The All England Lawn Tennis Club Single Handed Champion of the World."
Jan Kodeš won the men's singles championship bracket at the 1973 Wimbledon Tennis Championships.
Andre Agassi won the Men's Singles and Steffi Graf won the Women's Singles in the 1992 Wimbledon Championships.
Actually Wimbledon does not play as it is not a person. The tennis players only play in the Wimbledon championship in the All England Club which was in Wimbledon district.
Amelie Mauresmo Won The 2006 Womens Singles Title At Wimbledon.
Pete Sampras has the most Wimbledon men's singles titles with 7.
If you're speaking of singles titles, Martina Navratilova won 9 times at Wimbledon.
In 1877 the first Lawn Tennis Championships were held by the 'The All England Croquet and Lawn Tennis Club' at Wimbledon. The only event was the Gentlemen's Singles.
May Sutton became the 1st American woman to win the womens singles championship at Wimbledon in 1905.
Fred Perry was the only Britisher who won the Wimbledon in 1936.
Serena Williams. She will defend her title this summer -:)
In 2012, it was UK countryman, Andy Murray.
Type your answer here... Rafael Nadal
According to the Wimbledon website (refer to the link,below), Martina Navartilova won the most Wimbledon singles titles with 9, followed by W.C. Renshaw and Pete Sampras with 7 each.
Bjorn Borg and Roger Federer have won five consecutive Wimbledon singles titles. (Martina Navratilova won six straight.)
Boris Becker, age 17.
Martina Navratilova, 1982-1987.
roger federer................he will rewrite all tennis records
Slazenger tennis balls are used at Wimbledon.
May Sutton Brandy became the first American woman to win the ladies singles tennis championship at Wimbledon in 1905.
Not sure whether he is the only one, but when Goran Ivanisevic won Wimbledon in 2001 he was a wildcard.
All the big tennis players have plated at Wimbledon.
Wimbledon is the most prestigious tennis competition in the sport. In 2012, winners of the championship earned 1, 150, 000 British pounds each in the singles men and ladies category.
Since there is no tennis term "verse," it is not possible to verse your sibling in Wimbledon tennis.
Bjorn Borg of Sweden won 5 consecutive Wimbledon singles titles.
Bjorn Rune Borg; the Swedish player won the Wimbledon Men's Singles Title consecutively from 1976 to 1980.
Althea Gibson won the Wimbledon Women's singles final in 1957 and 1958 and the doubles title in 1956-58.
All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club started wimbledon.
Slazenger tennis balls are used at Wimbledon.
Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum was created in 1977.
The 'Wimbledon Championships' take place at Wimbledon in London each year. It's considered the most prestigious tennis tournament in professional tennis.
The final of the men's singles at Wimbledon is always on the afternoon of the first Sunday in July, with the first week of the tournament beginning towards the end of June.
Evonne Goolagong is the first Aboriginal (Indigenous Australian) woman player who won the Wimbledon singles title in 1971 and 1980.
Althea Gibson who won the Ladies Singles in 1957. The first black man was Arthur Ashe in 1975.
Althea Gibson was a champion tennis player. In 1956 she won the French Open in both singles and doubles. Gibson became the leading women's tennis player in the world. In 1957 and 1958 she won both the Wimbledon and U.S. National singles titles, becoming the first African American to win a Wimbledon singles title. After she won the 1958 titles, she retired from tennis and played professional golf. She was elected to the International Tennis… Read More
It is held in Wimbledon, England.
The sport of tennis is associated with Wimbledon.
Slazenger have supplied the tennis balls for Wimbledon for the last 100 years.
Tennis balls were first used in 1902 in Wimbledon
The 2012 Wimbledon Tennis Championship starts on Monday the 25th June.
It was Athea Gibson in 1958. Althea Gibson
There is a very good movie about tennis called Wimbledon which is about a guy who gets into the Wimbledon on a wild card, and meets a girl tennis player there and falls in love with her, and sh ehelps him win the grandfinal of Wimbledon and therefor win Wimbledon, its a really great movie you should watch., its called Wimbledon.
Pete Sampras and William Renshaw with 7 singles titles. Roger Federer also has 7 singles titles.
James Medlycott has written: 'Bowls' -- subject(s): Bowling on the green 'Tennis' -- subject(s): Tennis '100 years of the Wimbledon tennis championships' -- subject(s): History, Wimbledon Championships, Wimbledon Tennis Tournament