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.
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.
So, the Australian Open has drawn to a close and what a first Grand Slam of the season it proved to be.
When you hear the name Serena Williams you automatically associate the name with legendary status. She’s already confirmed her place in tennis history and is continuing to rewrite the record books.
The US Open finished this weekend and what a tournament it’s been once again.