On what was a day that will go down in the history books where sport is concerned, Wimbledon 2019 ended in typical dramatic style.
Wimbledon is well and truly in full swing now, with the tournament now into Day 5. So far, there have been thrills and plenty of shocks, and Day 4 provided tennis fans around the world with some epic entertainment once again.
Coco Gauff managed to shock the world when she beat her idol and five-time Wimbledon champion Venus Williams in the first round, and now her fairy tale debut at Wimbledon has continued, with the 15 year old managing to beat Magdalena Rybarikova 6-3 6-3 on Court One in the second round.
Monday July 1st saw Wimbledon day one finally get underway, in the most eagerly anticipated Grand Slam on the tennis calendar.
Ashleigh Barty, 23, has become the first Australian world number one since Evonne Goolagong in 1976 after winning the Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham.
The French Open has come to an end at Roland Garos, and what a tournament it proved to be once again. There were many highs and lows over the two weeks, proving once again just why Roland Garos and the French Open are loved by tennis fans all around the world.
Djokovic fans will be getting excited as the Serbian has just created history at this year’s French Open. He has just become the first male player to reach ten consecutive quarter finals and is on course to become part of a select group of players once again. Read more
Dutch female tennis star Kiki Bertens, who was finished as runner up in the Madrid Open a year ago, came back with a vengeance to claim the Madrid Open title just 12 months later.
The 2019 Miami Open was one for the books, with so many shock defeats and victories. There were also some rather surprising winners while some not so much but rather expected.
So, the Australian Open has drawn to a close and what a first Grand Slam of the season it proved to be.