Surbiton's Alice in wonderland thanks to SW19 triumph

Wimbledon Guardian:

12:00pm Friday 22nd August 2014

Surbiton’s Alice Klugman admitted lifting a winner’s trophy was the icing on the cake after finally getting to play at SW19 as part of the HSBC Road to Wimbledon National 14 & Under Challenge Finals.

Chessington's Stevenson sets sights on singles final in Nottingham

Wimbledon Guardian:

10:36am Thursday 21st August 2014

Chessington tennis star Luke Stevenson takes on Abingdon's Alexix Canter in the semi-finals of the Nikes Junior Tenning Champoionships today with a spring in his step.

Neighbours prepare to battle it out on the tennis court

Wimbledon Guardian:

5:15pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Neighbours Jack Draper from Ashtead and Sutton's Brendan Murphy go head to head tomorrow (Wednesday) for a place in the U14s Nike Junior Tennis Championships final.

Ashtead tennis star of the future through to junior quarter-finals

Wimbledon Guardian:

5:06pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Ashtead's Ben Draper has reached the quarter-finals of the U16 boys’ singles tournament at the Nike Junior Tennis Championships.

Putney tennis star of the future is more determined in the face of defeat

Wimbledon Guardian:

8:00am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Putney tennis starlet Katie Dando insists she is hungrier than ever to see her name in lights after falling just short of booking her spot at a Wimbledon tournament.

Royals William and Kate to watch Murray at Wimbledon

Wimbledon Guardian: wimb: Prince William and Duchess of Cambridge arrive at Wimbledon

12:55pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

William and Kate will take their seats in the Royal Box on Centre Court alongside Princess Beatrice, actor Hugh Grant, comedian Michael McIntyre and England rugby union coach Stuart Lancaster.

Tennis tournaments in Wimbledon Park raise hundreds of pounds for charity

Wimbledon Guardian:

11:01am Wednesday 2nd July 2014

Former world number one Martina Hingis gave tips for success as part of three events on Sunday.

Wimbledon defeats will not dent Hutchins' determination

Wimbledon Guardian:

9:52am Tuesday 1st July 2014

Wimbledon tennis star Ross Hutchins may have endured a short comeback at the Wimbledon Championship, but his determination to climb the rankings has not been dented.

All the news and behind-the-scenes gossip from the 2014 Wimbledon tennis championships

Wimbledon Guardian: Crowds gather in Wimbledon Park hoping to get their hands on tickets.

3:21pm Monday 23rd June 2014

Follow chief reporter Becky Middleton on this blog for all the behind-the-scenes gossip and news from the 2014 Wimbledon tennis championships.

VIDEO: Wimbledon ball girls describe tough training regime

Wimbledon Guardian: Ball girls: Emma Mcloughlin, left, and Grace McCormack get ready for action.

5:40am Monday 23rd June 2014

Hundreds of teenagers from schools across London and Surrey will be in the spotlight at the championships in Wimbledon next week.

Wimbledon 2014 Quiz: Which top tennis player are you?

Wimbledon Guardian: Which tennis star should you support based on your personality? The answer may surprise you...

11:07am Friday 20th June 2014

Which tennis star should you support based on your personality? The answer may surprise you...

Watson: Wimbledon star Robson will come back stronger than ever

Wimbledon Guardian: We'll meet again: Laura Robson has plenty to be happy about

9:00am Friday 20th June 2014

Heather Watson believes her tennis mate Laura Robson will come back stronger for missing this year’s Wimbledon championship.

Maria Sharapova rides the London Underground - and no-one notices!

Wimbledon Guardian:

2:08pm Wednesday 11th June 2014

French Open winner takes selfie on Tube as fellow passengers remain clueless.

Tournaments aplenty mark opening of tennis clubhouse

Wimbledon Guardian: Tennis, anyone? Check out the new clubhouse

2:00am Thursday 22nd May 2014

It was game, set and match for a tennis clubhouse, which had its grand reopening this month.

Murray to face stiff competition

Wimbledon Guardian: Andy Murray faces a tough test to retain his Aegon Championships crown

10:25am Wednesday 30th April 2014

Five top-20 players will challenge Andy Murray for the Aegon Championships crown at Queen's Club in June.

Croydon tennis player sues Lawn Tennis Association over 'racial discrimination'

Wimbledon Guardian: Isaac Stoute

11:00am Friday 11th April 2014

A South Croydon tennis player is suing the sport's British governing body over alleged racial discrimination.

Wimbledon champ Murray given Merton's highest honour

Wimbledon Guardian: Andy Murray winning the title last summer

5:30am Tuesday 8th April 2014

Andy Murray is among tennis champions made honorary freeman of the London Borough of Merton following his historic win at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships.

Hutchins is on the up with the Davis Cup

Wimbledon Guardian: Tough ride: Ross Hutchins’ comeback from serious illness has reached a milestone    	DeadlinePix SP26869

8:00am Friday 28th March 2014

Wimbledon’s tennis star Ross Hutchins has served up another ace in his continuing comeback from cancer.

Twenty-six hour tennis marathon to be held at Wimbledon club

Wimbledon Guardian: Darius Adomonis in action at a previous event

11:20am Tuesday 25th March 2014

Wilton club coaches Jack Hankey and Darius Adomonis will play a non-stop doubles match for 26 hours and 385 seconds, the equivalent time to the amount of miles of a marathon run.

Walton's marathon Dan sets sights on £50k haul

Wimbledon Guardian: Long haul: Richmond Tennis Club coach Michael Jones joined Tim Henman, right, on court at the National Tennis Centre in Roehampton to raise money for charity 	SP82668

12:00pm Sunday 9th February 2014

Weybridge tennis star Danny Sapsford may be retired from the professional circuit, but he is still playing the game he loves and raising money at the same time.

Trio of Wandsworth tennis stars of the future given a stark warning from LTA supremo

Wimbledon Guardian: One for the future: Lara Bakhaya from Wandsworth

7:00am Monday 20th January 2014

The Lawn Tennis Association’s head of men’s tennis Leon Smith has warned three Wandsworth youngsters they are only at the start of a long journey to the top.

Young tennis aces make the grade

Wimbledon Guardian: One for the future: Lily Ghodrati, 14, from Croydon has been selected as part of the LTA’s 2014 Aegon Future-Stars programme

8:00am Sunday 19th January 2014

The Lawn Tennis Association’s head of men’s tennis Leon Smith has warned a group of young aspiring stars they are only at the start of a long journey to the top.

Guess who's back? Hutchins is back and he is winning Down Under

Wimbledon Guardian: Back together: Ross Hutchins, right, and Colin Fleming are through to the second round of the Australian Open

10:38am Wednesday 15th January 2014

Ross Hutchins made a winning return to Grand Slam tennis just a year after he was diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma.

Robson out of Australian Open after 50 minutes

Wimbledon Guardian: Bitter taste of defeat: Laura Robson lost in straight sets in the second round of the China Open    SP58726

9:33am Monday 13th January 2014

Laura Robson’s involvement in the Australian Open lasted just 50 minutes after an opening round defeat at the hands of Belgium’s Kirsten Flipkens.

Robson faces battle to be fit for the Australian Open

Wimbledon Guardian: Concern: Laura Robson has pulled out of two tournaments through injury in the run up to the Australian Open

7:00am Thursday 9th January 2014

Laura Robson’s preparations for the Australian Tennis Open lay in tatters after she pulled out of last weekend’s Hobart International with a persistent wrist injury.

New Malden's South calls time and looks to inspire tennis' next generation

Wimbledon Guardian: New beginnings: New Malden's Mel South hopes to forge a new career in coaching

7:06pm Thursday 5th December 2013

New Malden tennis professional Melanie South has set her sights on helping the next generation of British players to the top.  

Ross is back holding court, and raring to be better than ever

Wimbledon Guardian: Back in the old routine: Ross Hutchins, right, will be teaming up with Colin Fleming, when training begins in Spain

9:00am Saturday 30th November 2013

Ross Hutchins will make his return to full-time tennis next month after facing his biggest opponent head on, and coming out a winner.

Female Wimbledon champions finally get council's highest accolade

Wimbledon Guardian: green WIMB: Murray awarded council's highest honour as freeman of the borough

5:30am Wednesday 27th November 2013

Three women who won the Wimbledon Championship singles title are finally to be made honorary freewomen of the borough - some fifty years after their achievements.

Lambert cannot wait for this starring role at the O2 Arena

Wimbledon Guardian: Anticipation: Tijan Lambert is itching to end a seven-month wait for his starring role at the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals

12:00am Sunday 3rd November 2013

The final cast list for the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals might be assembled late but Croydon’s Tijan Lambert is itching to end a seven-month wait for his starring role at the O2.

Not long now for Southwick's big dream to come true

Wimbledon Guardian: Cannot wait: Gemma Southwick will grace the courts with some of the world's greatest players

2:00pm Saturday 2nd November 2013

The final cast list for the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals might be assembled late but Banstead’s Gemma Southwick is itching to end a seven-month wait for her starring role at the O2.

Tennis wannabe prepares for a shot at the big names

Wimbledon Guardian: Winner: Lize Heuvling is off to Necker Island for the Necker Cup Tournament

8:00am Sunday 27th October 2013

Mitcham-based tennis wannabe Lize Heuvling could be facing some of the sport’s greats next month when she competes in the Necker Cup Tournament.

Robson splits from 'coach' MacLagan after just four months

Wimbledon Guardian: End of the road: Laura Robson's Wimbledon is over after an impressive eight days

9:53am Tuesday 15th October 2013

Wimbledon tennis star Laura Robson has split with coach Miles MacLagan after only four months working together.

Roehampton prepares to host cream of British tennis

10:00am Saturday 7th September 2013

The National Tennis Centre in Roehampton is hosting the Aegon GB Pro-Series from Sunday [September 8] with some of Britain’s top players aiming to make the most of home advantage.

Robson overcomes troublesome wrist injury to reach the third round of the US Open

Wimbledon Guardian: Battler: Laura Robson will face Li Na in the third round of the US Open     SP77474

11:33am Thursday 29th August 2013

Laura Robson needed painkillers and a medical time-out, but the Wimbledon teenager still beat Caroline Garcia of France to reach the third round of the US Open.

Sutton youngster brings home the silverware from the Aegon British Junior National Tennis Championships

Wimbledon Guardian: Strong willed: Lana Rush lost out in the singles at the Aegon British Junior National Championships, but triumph in the doubles

1:07pm Wednesday 28th August 2013

Sutton tennis starlet Lana Rush went out in the semi-finals of the Aegon British Junior National Championships last week.

"Rusty" Robson gets back into the flow of tennis with US Open first round victory

Wimbledon Guardian: Through: Laura Robson will face Caroline Garcia in the second round of the US Open                 SP77474

12:06pm Tuesday 27th August 2013

Laura Robson admitted to feeling "rusty" ahead of her first round triumph at the US Open on Monday.

Duo take to the hallowed tennis courts of SW19

Wimbledon Guardian: On the hallowed courts of Wimbledon: Nency Chipan, left, and Rebecca Richardson, right, with Tim Henman

11:00am Saturday 24th August 2013

Mitcham's Brandon Murphy had the opportunity of a lifetime at the famous lawns of the All England Club as part of the HSBC Road to Wimbledon National 14 & Under Challenge Finals.

Teenager Amber Asghar is in philosophical mood after missing out on the Aegon British Junior National Championships final

Wimbledon Guardian: So close: Jasmine Amber Asghar went out in the semi-final stage

10:42am Friday 23rd August 2013

Wimbledon tennis starlet Jasmine Amber Asghar was in philosophical mood after crashing out in the semi-finals of the Aegon British Junior National Championships.

Wimbledon's Robson faces Spaniard Lino in the US Open at Flushing Meadows

Wimbledon Guardian: End of the road: Laura Robson's Wimbledon is over after an impressive eight days

9:48am Friday 23rd August 2013

Wimbledon's Laura Robson has been drawn against Lourdes Dominguez Lino in the first round of the US Open.

Surrey overcome favourites to win the Aegon Summer County Cup

Wimbledon Guardian: Winners: Chris Eaton and Joe Salisbury won the vital fifth point to see off reigning champions Hertfordshire

8:00am Tuesday 30th July 2013

Surrey ended Hertfordshire’s four years of dominance in the Aegon Summer County Cup to win their first title since 2000 in Eastbourne.

Surrey tennis stars all out to win the Summer County Cup

Wimbledon Guardian: Concentration: The Surrey women will do battle for the Summer County Cup from Monday

9:00am Sunday 21st July 2013

Surrey’s Tennis players are out to impress at this years’ Summer County Cup, at Devonshire Park in Eastbourne at the end of July, as they aim to wrestle the title from Hertfordshire’s male and female players.

Wimbledon and Andy Murray inspire new tennis stars in Wandsworth

Wimbledon Guardian: Fun in the sun: Many people picked up a tennis racket for the first time at King George's Park in Wandsworth last weekend

2:00pm Wednesday 17th July 2013

Just a week on from Andy Murray’s success at Wimbledon, more than 200 adults and children picked up a tennis racket for the first time at King George’s Park in Wandsworth last weekend.

Sutton crowned champions at the National Tennis Open

Wimbledon Guardian: Winner: Alex Slabinsky and his Sutton Tennis & Squash Club mates have won the Aegon Team Tennis National Open Men’s title

1:04pm Wednesday 17th July 2013

Sutton Tennis & Squash Club are celebrating after they clinched the Aegon Team Tennis National Open Men’s title for the first time since 2009.

Andy Murray reached his pinnacle on the tennis courts of SW19

Wimbledon Guardian: Hello you: Andy Murray gets acquainted with the Wimbledon Cup             Picture: Matthias Hangst / AELTC

8:00am Friday 12th July 2013

The new Wimbledon champion Andy Murray described his glorious triumph on the courts of SW19 as the “pinnacle of tennis”.

Andy Murray - the new Wimbledon men's champion... and he still cannot quite believe it

Wimbledon Guardian: Quietly slipping in to the third round: Andy Murray

9:28pm Sunday 7th July 2013

For the first time in 76 years, Great Britain has a Wimbledon men’s champion – and Andy Murray still cannot believe it.

Andy Murray stays patient to reach Wimbledon semi-finals

Wimbledon Guardian: Come on: Murray roars his way past the Spaniard

8:19am Thursday 4th July 2013

Andy Murray has revealed how he turned staring a Wimbledon defeat square in the face, into a place in the Championship semi-finals.

South’s heading in the right doubles direction at Wimbledon

Wimbledon Guardian: Prefering the double life: Mel South says she is far more relaxed on a doubles court than a singles court                   WI77411

8:00am Thursday 4th July 2013

New Malden’s Mel South is enjoying her tennis again despite an early exit from the ladies doubles at this year’s Wimbledon Championships.

Robson exits Wimbledon in fourth round

Wimbledon Guardian: End of the road: Laura Robson's Wimbledon is over after an impressive eight days

3:26pm Monday 1st July 2013

Laura Robson is out of Wimbledon 2013 after a straight sets defeat to Kaia Kanepi of Estonia.

Robson fights the tears after defeat at the Wimbledon Championships

Wimbledon Guardian: Not this time: Laura Robson cut a disappointed figure after her fourth round defeat to Kaia Kanepi

4:22pm Monday 1st July 2013

Laura Robson, the British queen of SW19, had to hold back the tears on number one court after bowing out of the Wimbledon Championships.

Robson has the fans and the coolness, but Kanepi already has one British scalp

Wimbledon Guardian: Big things ahead: Laura Robson has been tipped to do something "incredible" this week      WI77296

8:44am Monday 1st July 2013

Laura Robson’s next opponent at the Wimbledon Championships already has one British scalp to her name.








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