Quiz: How much do you know about the Wimbledon Championships?
PUBLISHED: 08:00 03 July 2017 | UPDATED: 15:57 01 December 2017
Strawberries and cream, rain delays and Henman Hill: all things synonymous with Wimbledon which gets under way today.
Defending champion and world number Andy Murray will have the traditional champion’s honour of playing the first match on Centre Court.
He will begin his title defence at the All England Club by playing lucky loser Alexander Bublik, ranked 134.
Bublik failed to may it through qualifying but managed to get a lucky loser place after a spot opened up.
Odds on Murray winning the tournament for a third time have lengthened after he lost in the first round of the Queen’s Championships to Australian Jordan Thompson.
He also pulled out of two exhibition matches due to a sore hip.
Also leading the charge for the Brits today is British number one Johanna Konta.
The Wimbledon title contender withdrew from her semi-final at Eastbourne last week with a spine injury after taking a heavy fall.
The oldest tournament in the world is steeped in rich sporting history but how much do you know about the annual two-week championships?