The Wimbledon 2016 draw was held on Friday 24 June. Read on for the key information.
Tournament Dates: Monday 27 June to Sunday July 10, 2016
Official Website: Wimbledon.com
Defending champion Novak Djokovic has Roger Federer in his half. While second seed Andy Murray has Wawrinka in his half.
Rafael Nadal withdrew from Wimbledon but on the plus side Juan Martin del Potro is back in the draw!
Men’s Potential Quarter-finals (based on seeding)
- Djokovic v Raonic
- Federer v Nishikori
- Theim v Wawrinka
- Gasquet v Murray
Round 1 Matches to Watch
- Kyrgios v Stepanek
- Verdasco v Tomic
- Isner v Baghdatis
- Florian Mayer v Theim
- Monfils v Chardy
- Sock v Gulbis
Serena Williams is in the top half with number three seed Aga Radwanska, while French Open winner and number two see Garbine Muguruza is in the bottom half with Australian Open winner Angie Kerber.
Ladies’ Potential Quarter-finals (based on seeding rather than draw)
- Serena Williams v Vinci
- Radwanska v Bencic
- Halep v Kerber
- Venus Williams v Muguruza
Round 1 matches to watch
- Muguruza v Giorgi
- Wozniaki v Kuznetsova
- Riske v Vinci
- Bouchard v Rybarikova
- Puig v Konta
- Pironkova v Bencic
- Robson v Kerber
- Broady v Svitolina
The main draw starts on Monday. I’ll be watching on TV from Australia but hope to be publishing photos and updates provided by my tennis friends who will be there.
Until next time
Grand Slam Gal
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