But the prospect of two people who call themselves British ever carrying off the championship in the same year must be vanishingly small.
We should in any case be honest, and admit that what goes on at Wimbledon today bears about as much resemblance to what took place in 1909 as modern warfare does to the Battle of Marathon in 490BC.
You don’t have to cheer on Murray if he’s playing, but if you want to leave intact, it’s probably advisable. Retro, union-jack covered caravans host the screens, which themselves have fairly impressive backdrops – sure, the tennis is interesting, but St Paul's Cathedral is drop-dead gorgeous in the fading summer sun.
The Victoria and Holborn spots do, however, make excellent alternatives – head to Cardinal place in Victoria and you'll be greeted by a Harry Brompton pop-up bar, serving alcoholic iced tea, while the New Street Square square has an ever changing line-up of street food stalls.
Soccer is the most popular sport in the United States after American football, baseball, basketball and ice hockey, and soccer is the fastest growing sport in the country. operate as franchises within a league, meaning that a team may move to a different city if the team's owners believe there would be a financial benefit, but franchise moves are usually subject to some form of league-level approval.
Tennis, golf, wrestling, auto racing, arena football, field lacrosse, box lacrosse and volleyball are also popular sports in the country. All major sports leagues use a similar type of regular-season schedule with a playoff tournament after the regular season ends.
The winner of the gentlemen’s title that year was handed £5,000 in prize money, while the ladies’ champion got £3,000.
At the weekend, both winners will pocket £2.2 million.
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