"Anyone For Tennis?" 🎾👟🏓

Here is a little something to help celebrate the start of 'Wimbledon 2021' on Monday June 28.

Begin by asking who likes to watch tennis?

Has anyone ever been to Wimbledon? What was it like, as a day out?

Who likes to play a game of tennis? Or have members enjoyed other sports and pastimes?

Which sports will you be watching this summer?

- 'Wimbledon'

- 'EUFA European Football Championship'

- 'Rugby Lions Tour'

- 'Tokyo Olympic Games'

or something else?

To get people in the mood, play the opening titles - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6-WlDZUqV6o


1. What year was the 'All England Lawn Tennis Club' founded?

2. What are the 6 scores in a game of tennis. Here are the initials ...

L -

F -

T -

F -

A -

D -

3. What is the name given to a tennis court judge?

4. What is a serve that cannot be hit or returned called?

5. Who sang to please the crowds when rain stopped play during 'Wimbledon 1996'?

6. What year was 'Hawk Eye' introduced?

7. What year was the retractable roof installed over 'Centre Court'?

8. Who is the main BBC presenter for 'Today At Wimbledon'?

Which TV quiz show does she host?

9. Which Royal presents the plate and cup to the winners at Wimbledon?

10. Which 4 major Tennis Championships make up 'The Grand Slam'?

11. SONG. 'The Wombling Song', The Wombles - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6-WlDZUqV6o

What were 'The Wombles' concerned about?

12. Identify the player?

Which year did she win Wimbledon?

13. Identify the player?

What was her nationality?

14. Identify the player?

Which UK tennis player did she marry?

15. Identify the player?

Where did she defect to the USA from?

16. Identify the player?

Complete the phrase ... "You cannot .. .......!"

17. Identify the player?

What nationality was he?

18. Identify the player?

What nationality was he?

19. Identify the player?

What nationality was he?

20. Identify the player?

What nationality was he?

Rather controversially he climbed up to the VIP enclosure after winning the championship in 1987.