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2017 Wimbledon Championships – Men's Singles
Andy Murray was the defending champion, but lost to Sam Querrey in the quarterfinals. Despite his loss, Murray retained the ATP No. 1 singles ranking at the end of the tournament, as Rafael Nadal , Stan Wawrinka , and Novak Djokovic
Novak Djokovic
all failed to gain enough ranking points to surpass him. Roger Federer
Roger Federer
achieved his record eighth Wimbledon and 19th Grand Slam men's singles title, defeating Marin Čilić
Marin Čilić
in the final, 6–3, 6–1, 6–4. Federer thus became the only male player to win the Wimbledon singles title eight times, as well as only the second man in the Open era, after Björn Borg
Björn Borg
in 1976 , to win Wimbledon without losing a set. This was Federer's 70th appearance at a Grand Slam, tying the record for male players and a record-breaking 11th men's singles final at the same Grand Slam tournament. In addition, by virtue of his third-round win over Mischa Zverev , Federer won his 317th Grand Slam singles match , surpassing Serena Williams ' record of 316 match wins and giving him the all-time record for the most Grand Slam singles wins by any player, male or female. The tournament marked the fifth time that Nadal and Federer won the French Open and Wimbledon respectively in the same year
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2017 Wimbledon Championships
The 2017 WIMBLEDON CHAMPIONSHIPS was a Grand Slam tennis tournament that took place at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London
Wimbledon, London
, United Kingdom. The main draw matches commenced on 3 July 2017 and concluded on 16 July 2017. Roger Federer
Roger Federer
won the Gentlemen's Singles title for a record eighth time. Garbiñe Muguruza won the Ladies' Singles title. The 2017 tournament was the 131st edition of the championships , the 50th in the Open Era and the third Grand Slam tournament of the year. It is played on grass courts, organised by the All England Lawn Tennis Club and the International Tennis Federation and is part of the ATP World Tour , the WTA Tour , the ITF Junior tour and the NEC Tour. Andy Murray was the defending champion in the Gentlemen's singles but lost to Sam Querrey
Sam Querrey
in the quarter-finals. Two-time defending Ladies' singles champion Serena Williams
Serena Williams
did not defend her title, having ended her season in April due to pregnancy
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Switzerland
SWITZERLAND (/ˈswɪtsərlənd/ ), officially the SWISS CONFEDERATION, is a federal republic in Europe
Europe
. It consists of 26 cantons , and the city of Bern
Bern
is the seat of the federal authorities. The country is situated in western -Central Europe
Europe
, and is bordered by Italy
Italy
to the south, France
France
to the west, Germany
Germany
to the north, and Austria
Austria
and Liechtenstein
Liechtenstein
to the east. Switzerland
Switzerland
is a landlocked country geographically divided between the Alps
Alps
, the Swiss Plateau and the Jura , spanning an area of 41,285 km2 (15,940 sq mi). While the Alps
Alps
occupy the greater part of the territory, the Swiss population of approximately eight million people is concentrated mostly on the plateau, where the largest cities are to be found: among them are the two global cities and economic centres Zürich
Zürich
and Geneva . The establishment of the Old Swiss Confederacy
Old Swiss Confederacy
dates to the late medieval period, resulting from a series of military successes against Austria
Austria
and Burgundy
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Roger Federer
US$ 107,309,145 * 2nd all-time leader in earnings OFFICIAL WEBSITE rogerfederer.com SINGLES CAREER RECORD 1111–247 (81.81%) CAREER TITLES 93 (3rd in the Open Era ) HIGHEST RANKING No. 1 (2 February 2004) CURRENT RANKING No. 3 (31 July 2017) GRAND SLAM SINGLES RESULTS AUSTRALIAN OPEN W (2004 , 2006 , 2007 , 2010 , 2017 ) FRENCH OPEN W (2009 ) WIMBLEDON W (2003 , 2004 , 2005 , 2006 , 2007 , 2009 , 2012 , 2017 ) US OPEN W (2004 , 2005 , 2006 , 2007 , 2008 ) OTHER TOURNAMENTS TOUR FINALS W (2003 , 2004 , 2006 , 2007 , 2010 , 2011 ) OLYMPIC GAMES F (2012 ) DOUBLES CAREER RECORD 129–89 (59.17%) CAREER TITLES 8 HIGHEST RANKING No. 24 (9 June 2003) CURRENT RANKING – (31 July 2017) GRAND SLAM DOUBLES RESULTS AUSTRALIAN OPEN 3R (2003 ) FRENCH OPEN 1R (2000 ) WIMBLEDON QF (2000 ) US OPEN 3R (2002 ) OTHER DOUBLES TOURNAMENTS OLYMPIC GAMES W (2008 ) TEAM COMPETITIONS DAVIS CUP W (2014 ) HOPMAN CUP W (2001 ) Olympic medal record 2008 Beijing
Beijing
Doubles 2012 London Singles Last updated on: 31 July 2017.ROGER FEDERER ( Swiss German
Swiss German
pronunciation: ; born 8 August 1981) is a Swiss professional tennis player who is currently ranked world No. 3 in men's singles tennis by the Association of Tennis
Tennis
Professionals (ATP)
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Croatia
Coordinates : 45°10′N 15°30′E / 45.167°N 15.500°E / 45.167; 15.500 Republic of Croatia _Republika Hrvatska_ (Croatian ) Flag Coat of arms ANTHEM: " Lijepa naša domovino
Lijepa naša domovino
" "Our Beautiful Homeland" Location of Croatia (dark green) – in Europe
Europe
(green "> (green) – Capital and largest city
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Marin Čilić
MARIN ČILIć (Croatian pronunciation: ; born 28 September 1988) is a Croatian professional tennis player. Over the course of his career, Čilić has won 17 ATP singles titles, including the 2014 US Open . His career-high singles ranking is world No. 4, achieved in October 2017. Čilić first came to international prominence by defeating then-World No. 2 Andy Murray in the fourth round of the 2009 US Open . He followed this by reaching the semifinals of the 2010 Australian Open . Among other achievements, Čilić was runner-up at the 2017 Wimbledon Championships , and was a semifinalist at the 2015 US Open as defending champion. Čilić is currently the youngest active male player to have won a slam. Čilić has reached at least the quarterfinal in all four grand slam tournaments. He has a very powerful serve and very powerful groundstrokes. Čilić started to develop his career at a young age; his first steps of tennis started in Bosnia and Herzegovina . His potential was discovered by local hometown coaches who saw him play and encouraged his move to Zagreb for further training. He was soon befriended by his countryman Goran Ivanišević , who introduced him to coach Bob Brett . Čilić turned professional in 2005, and ultimately hired Ivanišević as his full-time coach in 2013. Čilić parted ways with Ivanišević in late July 2016, after advancing to 2016 Davis Cup semifinals
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2017 Wimbledon Championships – Women's Singles
Serena Williams
Serena Williams
was the two-time defending champion, but did not defend her title because of pregnancy . Garbiñe Muguruza won her second Grand Slam singles title, defeating Venus Williams in the final, 7–5, 6–0. Muguruza became the second Spanish woman to win Wimbledon after Conchita Martínez
Conchita Martínez
in 1994 . Muguruza also became the first player to defeat both Williams sisters in Grand Slams singles finals. Williams was the oldest player to reach the final since Martina Navratilova , also in 1994, and played her 100th singles match at Wimbledon when she defeated Jeļena Ostapenko in the quarterfinals. Johanna Konta became the first British woman to reach the semifinals since Virginia Wade in 1978 , and Magdaléna Rybáriková became the first Slovak woman to reach the semifinals at Wimbledon. Despite losing in the second round, Karolína Plíšková attained the WTA No. 1 singles ranking at the end of the tournament, after Angelique Kerber and Simona Halep
Simona Halep
, the other contenders for the top ranking, lost in the fourth round and quarterfinals, respectively
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2017 Wimbledon Championships – Boys' Singles
Denis Shapovalov was the defending champion but chose not to defend his title. Alejandro Davidovich Fokina won the title, defeating Axel Geller in the final, 7–6(7–2), 6–3
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2017 Wimbledon Championships – Girls' Singles
Anastasia Potapova was the defending champion, but chose to compete in the Ladies\' Singles main draw as a qualifier, where she retired in the first round against Tatjana Maria . Claire Liu won the title, defeating Ann Li in the final, 6–2, 5–7, 6–2
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2017 Wimbledon Championships – Men's Doubles
Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut were the defending champions, but lost in the second round to Jay Clarke and Marcus Willis . Łukasz Kubot and Marcelo Melo won the title, defeating Oliver Marach and Mate Pavić in the final, 5–7, 7–5, 7–6(7–2), 3–6, 13–11. Melo also regained the ATP no. 1 doubles ranking after he and Kubot defeated Henri Kontinen (the incumbent no. 1 player) and John Peers in the semifinals. CONTENTS * 1 Seeds * 2 Qualifying * 3 Draw * 3.1 Key * 3.2 Finals * 3.3 Top half * 3.3.1 Section 1 * 3.3.2 Section 2 * 3.4 Bottom half * 3.4.1 Section 3 * 3.4.2 Section 4 * 4 References * 5 External links SEEDS 01 . Henri Kontinen / John Peers (Semifinals) 02 . Pierre-Hugues Herbert / Nicolas Mahut (Second round) 03 . Jamie Murray / Bruno Soares (Second round) 04 . ŁUKASZ KUBOT / MARCELO MELO (CHAMPIONS) 05 . Bob Bryan / Mike Bryan (Second round) 06 . Ivan Dodig / Marcel Granollers (Third round) 07 . Raven Klaasen / Rajeev Ram (Third round) 08 . Rohan Bopanna / Édouard Roger-Vasselin (Second round) 09 . Jean-Julien Rojer / Horia Tecău (First round) 10 . Ryan Harrison / Michael Venus (Quarterfinals) 11
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2017 Wimbledon Championships – Women's Doubles
Serena and Venus Williams were the defending champions, but did not participate this year due to Serena's pregnancy. Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina won the title, defeating Chan Hao-ching and Monica Niculescu in the final, 6–0, 6–0. This is the first time since 1953 that a women's doubles match at Wimbledon ended in a double bagel . Makarova and Vesnina became the first post-Soviet Russians to win the Wimbledon women's doubles title. Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Lucie Šafářová were attempting to hold all four Grand Slam double titles at the same time, after having won the 2016 US Open , and the 2017 Australian and French Open titles. The pair withdrew from their scheduled second round match on 7 July following an acute knee injury suffered by Mattek-Sands in the second round of the Ladies\' Singles competition the previous day. CONTENTS * 1 Seeds * 2 Qualifying * 3 Draw * 3.1 Key * 3.2 Finals * 3.3 Top half * 3.3.1 Section 1 * 3.3.2 Section 2 * 3.4 Bottom half * 3.4.1 Section 3 * 3.4.2 Section 4 * 4 References * 5 External links SEEDS 01 . Bethanie Mattek-Sands / Lucie Šafářová (Second round, withdrew) 02 . EKATERINA MAKAROVA / ELENA VESNINA (CHAMPIONS) 03 . Chan Yung-jan / Martina Hingis (Quarterfinals) 04 . Tímea Babos / Andrea Hlaváčková (Third round) 05
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2017 Wimbledon Championships – Mixed Doubles
Henri Kontinen and Heather Watson were the defending champions, but lost in the final to Jamie Murray and Martina Hingis
Martina Hingis
, 4–6, 4–6. This was the second Wimbledon mixed doubles title for both Murray and Hingis. CONTENTS * 1 Seeds * 2 Draw * 2.1 Key * 2.2 Finals * 2.3 Top half * 2.3.1 Section 1 * 2.3.2 Section 2 * 2.4 Bottom half * 2.4.1 Section 3 * 2.4.2 Section 4 * 3 References * 4 External links SEEDSAll seeds received a bye into the second round. 01 . JAMIE MURRAY / MARTINA HINGIS (CHAMPIONS) 02 . Bruno Soares / Elena Vesnina (Semifinals) 03 . Łukasz Kubot / Chan Yung-jan (Withdrew) 04 . Ivan Dodig / Sania Mirza
Sania Mirza
(Third round) 05 . Édouard Roger-Vasselin / Andrea Hlaváčková (Second round) 06 . Rajeev Ram / Casey Dellacqua (Second round) 07 . Raven Klaasen / Katarina Srebotnik
Katarina Srebotnik
(Second round) 08 . Jean-Julien Rojer / Chan Hao-ching (Second round) 09 . Juan Sebastián Cabal / Abigail Spears (Third round) 10 . Rohan Bopanna / Gabriela Dabrowski (Quarterfinals) 11 . Daniel Nestor / Andreja Klepač (Third round) 12 . Max Mirnyi / Ekaterina Makarova (Third round) 13
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2017 Wimbledon Championships – Boys' Doubles
Kenneth Raisma and Stefanos Tsitsipas were the defending champions but both players were no longer eligible to participate in junior events. Axel Geller and Hsu Yu-hsiou won the title, defeating Jurij Rodionov and Michael Vrbenský in the final, 6–4, 6–4
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2017 Wimbledon Championships – Girls' Doubles
Usue Maitane Arconada and Claire Liu were the defending champions, however Arconada was no longer eligible to participate in junior events. Liu partnered Taylor Johnson , but lost in the quarterfinals to María José Portillo Ramírez and Sofia Sewing. Olga Danilović and Kaja Juvan won the title, defeating Caty McNally and Whitney Osuigwe in the final, 6–4, 6–3
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2017 Wimbledon Championships – Gentlemen's Invitation Doubles
Greg Rusedski
Greg Rusedski
and Fabrice Santoro
Fabrice Santoro
were the defending champions, but were eliminated in the round robin competition. Lleyton Hewitt
Lleyton Hewitt
and Mark Philippoussis won the title, defeating Justin Gimelstob and Ross Hutchins
Ross Hutchins
in the final, 6–3, 6–3
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2017 Wimbledon Championships – Ladies' Invitation Doubles
Martina Navratilova and Selima Sfar were the defending champions, but they chose not to compete together. Navratilova played alongside Cara Black and successfully defended the title, defeating Arantxa Sánchez Vicario and Sfar in the final, 6–2, 4–6,
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