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Wimbledon: A very British obsession

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Wimbledon: A very British obsession. For most of the year we ignore the game. But for two weeks in June the British become obsessed with tennis – and queue for days to get into Wimbledon. Why?

via Wimbledon: A very British obsession | Sport | The Guardian.

An interesting look at how tennis fever grips the country for two weeks a year and fades away for the other fifty …

Strange Random Tennis Quote:

An otherwise happily married couple may turn a mixed doubles game into a scene from Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf. – Rod Laver

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