I guess playing and loving Tennis as a kid always makes Wimbledon Special. Its what we watched as Kids and the status and prestige of being Wimbledon Champion was every kids Dream. When I was a kid and in school you couldnt even find courts to play on in the area of Lenasia. Kids would be there from 7am. It was school holidays and it was Wimbeldon and there were New Balls. Courts would be littered with the caps of Slazenger Ball tins.
Wimbledon 2017 got off to a great start with the only big Casualty being Stan Wawrinka. The Swiss was ousted by Danni Medvedev
The rest of the day went as expected in the Mens & Women Draw. The Womens section is wide open.
Nadal and Murray also advanced easily.
With Nadal & Wimbledon that first round curse has always haunted him. This year the Spaniard seems focussed
On Day 2 It was Federer and Djokovic in action. And both of their opponents withdrew. An anticlimax for the fans but at least that dreaded first round curse has not affected the Top seeds