Wimbledon

Why Wimbledon’s Henman Hill Will Never Become Murray Mound

Wimbledon fortnight begins today, which means there will be a lot of talk from British broadcasters about whether Andy Murray can retain his title, a lot of talk about strawberries and cream, and a LOT of talk about Henman Hill.

Mint Julep Day: Five Foods the British Only Consume Once a Year

It’s a little uncomfortable out here on this limb, making assumptions about the tastes and dietary habits of two whole nations. But we all know that some foodstuffs—whether they are commemorative dishes or special ...

Andy Murray Wins Wimbledon; First British Men’s Champion in 77 Years

Scottish tennis player Andy Murray has defeated a clearly sapped Novak Djokovic to win his first Wimbledon title in straight sets, becoming the first British man in 77 years to claim a Grand Slam singles title on the home grass.

Royal Roundup: Kate Wows in Red and White for Canada Day

On Day 2 of her and Prince William‘s first official royal tour, Kate Middleton certainly dressed for the occasion when stepping out for Canada Day on Friday (July 1).

Royal Roundup: Is Prince Harry Romancing Someone New?

Wait a second! We thought Prince Harry was enjoying the single life?

Royal Roundup: William and Kate Rule at Wimbledon

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were all smiles when attending Wimbledon earlier this afternoon (June 27).

Royal Roundup: William and Kate’s Wedding Charity Fund Earns More Than $1.6M

When preparing for their April 29 nuptials, The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge founded the The Prince William and Miss Catherine Middleton Charitable Gift Fund in lieu of receiving any wedding presents.

Wimbledon News: Boris Becker Thinks Noel Fielding Is A Girl

Normally, the kind of astonishing gossip that emerges from Wimbledon tends towards stories about people eating nine strawberries in one go, a lady sitting in the wrong seat, or an American player bringing an entire Winnebago onto ...

Royal Roundup: Kate’s 2008 Wimbledon Thank You Note Revealed

As countless tennis enthusiasts gear up for Wimbledon this week, a thank you note penned by one special tennis fan, the former Kate Middleton, will be on display at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club’s museum.

Wimbledon: A Glossary And Guide

This week sees the start of Wimbledon, the most famous tennis championship in the world, and the only one of the four Grand Slam tournaments that takes place on grass. This is significant only in that the sport was originally called ...