This is from the Mirror of London (CLICK HERE for full article);
The ground staff at the All England Club are taking every precaution possible to ensure their world-famous grass courts are in immaculate condition for this summer’s Wimbledon championship and London 2012 Olympic tennis tournament.
- Keep off the grass! Wimbledon surface protected by hosepipes, sprinklers…and an electric fence (mirror.co.uk)
- London 2012 Olympics: electric fence installed around Wimbledon’s Centre Court to protect grass (telegraph.co.uk)
- Wimbledon Increases Prize Money for Qualifiers & First Round Losers (the1lackstertennis.wordpress.com)
- Murray to play Queen’s Club before Wimbledon (sportsillustrated.cnn.com)