2022 Wimbledon is regarded as one of biggest and the most prestigious tennis events.
The 2022 competition will be its 135th edition. Here is what to expect.
Dates and time
The Wimbledon Tennis Championship 2022 will take place between Monday 27th June 2022 and Sunday 10th July 2022. Wimbledon is one of the four Grand Slam tournaments, with the others being the Australian Open, US Open and France Open. However, it is the only one played on grass.
The tournament which is in its 135th edition dates back to 1877 and has always been an attraction to star players from all over the world. However, players from Russia and Belarus will not be allowed to take part in this edition due to the ongoing conflict in Ukraine. The current holder of the tournament’s men’s singles is Novak Djokovic, while Ashleigh Barty won the women’s singles in the 2021 competition.
Tickets and where to stay
The price of tickets for this year’s edition has already been confirmed, with prices depending on the type of ticket. The cheapest tickets are ground passes, which start at 8 and allow spectators to experience smaller courts, while the centre court tickets are the most expensive costing up to ‘240. This prestigious event attracts thousands of fans and tourists from around the world. There are plenty of hotels near the All England Lawn Tennis Club where the event will be held. However, it is advisable to book early to avoid last-minute rushes.
This year’s Wimbledon Grand Slam tournament promises to be a spectacular event if past editions are anything to go by. In addition to cheering your favourite stars, there is also plenty to see around Wimbledon as you relax and unwind.