Wimbledon is one of the most famous and prestigious grand slam where most of the sports persons and celebrities makes their presence most frequently to catch some Tennis action. This year wasn’t any different as many players graced the wonderful occasion and made Wimbledon even more popular.

Let’s look at the sports persons who graced the occasion :

1. Sir Alex Ferguson – Former Manchester United manager

2. Thierry Henry – Former Arsenal, Barcelona and France football legend

3. Robert Pires – France and Arsenal footballer

4. Bjorn Borg – Former 5 time Wimbledon champion

5. Sachin Tendulkar – Former Indian cricket legend

 

 

6. Virat Kohli – Current Indian batting star

7. David Beckham – Former Manchester United, Real Madrid and England footballer

8. Sourav Ganguly – Former Indian cricket captain

9. Bastian Schweinsteiger – German football captain and Manchester United Midfielder

10. David De Gea, Juan Mata and Ander Herera – Manchester United and Spain footballers

Lewis Hamilton was barred from entering the Royal Box during the Wimbledon final on Sunday because he was not wearing a jacket and tie. Despite receiving an invitation to watch the men’s singles final from the Royal Box, the Formula One champion missed the match owing to an “unfortunate misunderstanding regarding the dress code at Wimbledon”, according to his spokesman.

  • SHARE

    Related Posts

    Here’s the Daily Sports Round Up From Around the Globe on 11th December, 2017

    Here is Sportzwiki’s daily news round-up, featuring top sports news from around the world, on 10th December, 2017. Here’s all the news from sporting...

    English Premier League 2017/18: Round Up – Round 16

    Total no.of goals scored Round 16 = 27   Saturday (09/12/2017) Hammers stunned Chelsea West Ham United 1 (Marko Arnautovic 6') – Chelsea 0 Hosts West Ham United...

    ISL: Mumbai City End Chennaiyin FC’s Winning Streak

    Mumbai, Dec 10: Mumbai City FC put an end to Chennaiyin FCs hat-trick of victories with a gritty 1-0 win in the fifth round of...

    Napoli fail to lead Serie A table after draw against Fiorentina

    Naples (Italy), Dec 11: Napoli on Sunday failed to top the Serie A table after a 0-0 home draw against Fiorentina in the 16th round...

    Karnataka, Bengal Dominate Inter-School TT

    Vijayawada, Dec 10: Karnataka and Bengal pocketed one gold, one silver and two bronze medals each to dominate the Inter-School Table Tennis National Championships 2017...