It’s time for Wimbledon Championship 2018. find all details about the tournament here. The Most sought after Grand Slam is out there in the corner to kick-start this session in 2018 from 2nd of July with all the Grand Slam Champions of the world. Now we must wait for another one month to know who will hold the trophy whether the new faces in the tournament or Old horses.
Andy Murray will be joining if his physical condition permits after the injury. Apart from him, players like Rodger Federer, Nadal, Serena and Simona Halep will be the stars in the grass court. Th organizers of All England Tennis Club are all set to kick start the session from July 2nd onwards. Players like Johanna Konta and Kyle Edmund might come up fiercely in the latter part of the tournament. The full tournament will be telecasted all over the globe officially by BBC.
One will be able to catch up all the highlights and other stories of the matches and the stars on the BBC website, Facebook and other social networking channels like Twitter and Instagram. For Wimbledon, the plan is nothing less any World Cup and Olympics. This is huge which makes every player the best of the world.
Schedule of Wimbledon 2018
The tournament will start on 2nd July and will end on 15th July 2018. The single tournaments for both women and men will commence from 2nd of July 2018, and the doubles will start from 4th July 2018. Women singles final will take place on 14th July 2018, and the men’s singles finals will take place on 15th July 2018. Mixed doubles will start from 5th July 2018.
There are other categories of matches like a wheelchair, invitational matches and Junior matches which will start from 7th July 2018.
The qualifying matches will take place in Bank of England Club from 25th June to 28th June 2018.
Read more about Wimbledon Schedule 2018 here.
Venue of Wimbledon
Wimbledon, the No.1 Grand Slam, will take place in London in All England Tennis Court which is Grass Court Lawn Tennis and this is one of the most prestigious grass courts in the world.
How can the viewers watch the game
In 2018, Wimbledon will be aired by BBC, but the schedule will be declared later. The game will be aired on BBC1, and BBC 2 and Sue Barker and Clare Balding will be hosting the tournament in these channels. The cord cutters will be able to watch all the matches live by streaming BBC website. This year instead of BBC the cameras will be in-house which belongs to All England Club. Viewers from any parts of the world can watch Wimbledon live streaming HD online Free from your PC through the official website of BBC.
Eurosport will also have the rights to sir the matches in other countries with a coverage of 250 hours. They will exclusively broadcast the matches in Sweden, Russia, Netherlands, and Belgium. Eurosport will also cover the qualifying tournament and even the main sport.
Tickets for the game
Tickets are tough for Wimbledon. But whatever is the case viewers and the fans will collect tickets which is very expensive as usual. Tickets for Centre Court, No. 1 Court, No.2 Court and No.3 Court are sold via ballot process which was open from 1st September to 31st December 2018. The price of each ticket ranges from 25 pounds to 210 pounds. One who gets through the ballot is intimated in February.
Top players in Wimbledon 2018
By the end of June 2018, the final names will be clear for Wimbledon. But till now Roger Federer, Rafel Nadal are the top ones. Apart from them Marin Cilic, Alexander Zverev, Grigor Dimitrov are in the list who will be topping the tournament. Andy Murray due to injury is in number 47, and the British top-seeded Kyle Edmund will be surely included in the list of the toppers in this season.
Women topper in this season will be Garbine Muguruza, Simona Halep, Caroline Wozniacki. The chance of Serena Williams is high to be on the list, but we still have to wait till the last-minute announcements.
Celebrities in Wimbledon 2018
Wimbledon is always about celebrities which brightens the viewers’ corner. Celebrities like Duchess of Cambridge with her husband will be present. Besides her, the usual celebrities like David Beckham, Pippa Middleton, Bradley Cooper, Ellie Goulding with Beyonce, Jay z will be present in Wimbledon.