England’s Sporting Magazine referenced the game of lawn tennis being played around England in 1793.
- All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club – Wikipedia
The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, also known as the All England Club, based at Church Road, Wimbledon, London, England, is a private members’ club. It is best known as the venue for the Wimbledon Championships, the only Grand Slam tennis event still held on grass.
- Tennis – Wikipedia
Tennis is a racket sport that can be played individually against a single opponent (singles) or …. This was three years before the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club would hold its first championships at Wimbledon, in 1877. The first …
- History of tennis – Wikipedia
The game that most people call ‘Tennis’ is the direct descendant of what is now known as real …. Real tennis played a minor role in the history of the French Revolution, through the Tennis Court Oath, a pledge signed by … Those rules were adopted by the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club for the first Lawn Tennis …
- The Championships, Wimbledon – Wikipedia
The Championships, Wimbledon, commonly known simply as Wimbledon, or The … The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club is a private club founded on 23 July … Until 1922, the reigning champion had to play only in the final, against …
- Best British Tennis Players | List of Famous Tennis Players …
List of the best tennis players from England, listed by popularity with photos of the players when available. England has produced some very talented tennis …