52,200 balls were provided by Slazenger; 20,000 of them were used in qualifying.
Slazenger have supplied the tennis balls for Wimbledon for the last 100 years.
In Wimbledon "the open era", no englishman has won the title.
Fred Perry was the only Britisher who won the Wimbledon in 1936.
Two opposing professional tennis players can go through a brand new tennis ball in under an hour. It really depends on the use of the tennis ball, though. If the tennis ball just sits around and is only played with a few hours a week at a non-competitive level, then the new tennis ball can last about three weeks until definite characteristics of the tennis ball have changed.
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As of May 2011, Fred Perry is the last British male to win the Wimbledon Singles Championship, his last of three Wimbledon crowns was in 1936, when he beat the German ace, Gottfried von Cramm 6-1,6-1,6-0.
Serena Williams has become the winner the 2010 Wimbledon women's championship, beating Russian Vera Zvonereva 6-3, 6-2 to claim the title. It is the first time that Serena has won Wimbledon without beating her older sister, Venus, in the championship match. Serena Williams still trails her sister Venus, four titles to five, at Wimbledon. Venus last won the title in 2008.
Andy Roddick 2003 US Open Serena Williams 2010 Wimbledon
Stefi Graf won her last Wimbledon title in 1996. Since then the women's singles titles have been won by Martina Hingis (Swiss), Venus Williams (USA), Serena Williams (USA), Maria Sharipova (Russian), Amélie Mauresmo (French), and Petra Kvitová (Czech) so she is definitely the last German to win it. Stefi married Andre Agassi (famous men's tennis player) on 22 October 2001, with only their mothers as witnesses.