Connors beat Phil Dent in R2. In the QF he beat Jan Kodes (the holder), Dick Stockton in the SF and 39 year old Ken Rosewall in a very one-sided final.
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In 1877 the first Lawn Tennis Championship was held by the 'The All England Croquet and Lawn Tennis Club' at Wimbledon
The first British man to win Wimbledon was Spencer Gore in 1877. The last British man to win Wimbledon was Fred Perry in 1934, 1936 & 1937.
Yes for the first year ever it now has a roof.