Who is the first British winner at Wimbledon?
maray he won the doubles with a danish partner not murray
What is the name of the Basque tennis player who became the first Wimbledon winner from outside the English-speaking world?
1968 was the first year professionals were allowed to compete at Wimbledon. The winner of the Men's Singles won 2,000 pounds and the winner of the Ladies' Singles won 750 pounds. Total payout for the tournament was 26,150 pounds. Click on the 'Wimbledon Prize Money' link on this page to see the payouts at Wimbledon from 1968 through 2007.