2019 Wimbledon Championships

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2019 Wimbledon Championships
Date1–14 July[1]
Edition133rd
CategoryGrand Slam (ITF)
Prize money£TBA
SurfaceGrass
LocationChurch Road
SW19, Wimbledon,
London, United Kingdom
VenueAll England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club
2018 Champions
Men's Singles
Serbia Novak Djokovic
Women's Singles
Germany Angelique Kerber
Men's Doubles
United States Mike Bryan / United States Jack Sock
Women's Doubles
Czech Republic Barbora Krejčíková / Czech Republic Kateřina Siniaková
Mixed Doubles
Austria Alexander Peya / United States Nicole Melichar
Boys' Singles
Chinese Taipei Tseng Chun-hsin
Girls' Singles
Poland Iga Świątek
Boys' Doubles
Turkey Yankı Erel / Finland Otto Virtanen
Girls' Doubles
China Wang Xinyu / China Wang Xiyu
Gentlemen's Invitation Doubles
Germany Tommy Haas / Australia Mark Philippoussis
Ladies' Invitation Doubles
Belgium Kim Clijsters / Australia Rennae Stubbs
Senior Gentlemen's Invitation Doubles
Sweden Jonas Björkman / Australia Todd Woodbridge
Wheelchair Men's Singles
Sweden Stefan Olsson
Wheelchair Women's Singles
Netherlands Diede de Groot
Wheelchair Men's Doubles
United Kingdom Alfie Hewett / United Kingdom Gordon Reid
Wheelchair Women's Doubles
Netherlands Diede de Groot / Japan Yui Kamiji
Wheelchair Quad Doubles
United Kingdom Andrew Lapthorne / United States David Wagner
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The 2019 Wimbledon Championships is a Grand Slam tennis tournament that is scheduled to take place at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom. Novak Djokovic and Angelique Kerber are the defending champions in the single competitions.

The main tournament is due to begin on Monday 1 July 2019 and finish on Sunday 14 July 2019.[1] It will be the first version of the tournament to feature a tie break at 12 all in the final set. This will also be the first tournament that will consist of ladies' singles match changed with 104 direct entrant players, 16 qualifiers and still 8 wild cards, the ladies' qualifying match to be increased with 128 players, with the gentlemen's qualifying match remains in 128 players as well, and the elimination of doubles qualifying matches.[2]

Tournament[edit]

Centre Court where the Finals of Wimbledon will take place.

The 2019 Wimbledon Championships will be the 133rd edition of the tournament and is to be held at All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in London.

The tournament is run by the International Tennis Federation (ITF) and is included in the 2019 ATP Tour and the 2019 WTA Tour calendars under the Grand Slam category. The tournament will consist of men's (singles and doubles), women's (singles and doubles), mixed doubles, boys (under 18 – singles and doubles) and girls (under 18 – singles and doubles), which is also a part of the Grade A category of tournaments for under 18, and singles & doubles events for men's and women's wheelchair tennis players as part of the UNIQLO Tour under the Grand Slam category, also hosting singles and doubles events for wheelchair quad tennis for the first time.[3]

The tournament is played only on grass courts; main draw matches will be played at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, Wimbledon. Qualifying matches will be played, from Monday 24 June to Thursday 27 June 2019, at the Bank of England Sports Ground, Roehampton. The Tennis Sub-Committee will meet to decide wild card entries on 17 June.

Point and prize money distribution[edit]

Point distribution[edit]

Below is the tables with the point distribution for each phase of the tournament.

Senior points[edit]

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Round of 64 Round of 128 Q Q3 Q2 Q1
Men's Singles 2000 1200 720 360 180 90 45 10 25 16 8 0
Men's Doubles 0 0
Women's Singles 1300 780 430 240 130 70 10 40 30 20 2
Women's Doubles 10