Category Lawn Tennis

Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships began

As we watch tennis last week and this, let’s think back to Sunday 9th July 1877 when the first games were played for the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championship. The ‘All England Croquet & Lawn Tennis Club’ had been founded in July 1868, as the All England Croquet Club.  Lawn tennis was introduced in February 1875 […]