Centre Court: The Jewel in Wimbledon’s Crown

Centre Court: The Jewel in Wimbledon's Crown

Centre Court: The Jewel in Wimbledon's Crown

The All England Club today has launched Centre Court: The Jewel in Wimbledon’s Crown a lavish coffee table book celebrating one of sport’s most historic and iconic venues. The book is available at the Wimbledon Online Shop (£25).

Packed with stunning and evocative images taken from the All England Club’s own archives and items of memorabilia plucked from the Wimbledon Museum – from Bjorn Borg’s headband to Roger Federer’s jacket – this stunning book also includes quotes and stories from some of tennis’s greatest names including Navratilova, Borg, McEnroe, Sampras and Federer.

Centre Court: The Jewel in Wimbledon’s Crown (£25.00) is available from the Online Wimbledon Shop

2 Comments

  1. Carter Vineyard
    Posted 18 May, 2009 at 9:15 pm | Permalink

    Not that it matters, but why weren’t Martina and Pete also considered, being two of Centre Court’s all time winners? Was this done to target a certain segment of the Wimbledon market to guarantee a sellout? I think many people would be interested in that answer.

    Carter Vineyard
    Houston, TX, USA

  2. chris turner
    Posted 26 May, 2009 at 6:18 pm | Permalink

    this was a very enjoyable day, but i was surprised that clisters was picked to play, i thought they would have picked some who had retired longer like martina. i understand why they picked henman to get the crowds. neverless it was a very special day


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