Pete Sampras won it, defeating Cedric Pioline 6-4, 6-2, 6-4
Pete Sampras won the men's singles at Wimbledon in this year (his 4th), beating Cedric Pioline in the final.
The final of the Ladies' Singles at Wimbledon in 1997 was played between Martina Hingis and Jana Novotná. It was won in 3 sets by Martina Hingis.
Pete Sampras won the men's Wimbledon final in 1997.
He won 7 singles titles, in 1993-1994-1995-1997-1998-1999-2000.
In 1998, Lindsay Davenport won the Ladies' singles, and Patrick Rafter won the Men's singles events. In 1999, the Wimbeldon Men's champion was Pete Sampras, and the Ladies' champion was Lindsay Davenport.
Charles Goodson-Wickes (born November 7, 1945) succeeded Sir Michael Havers as the tenth Member of Parliament for Wimbledon, serving between 1987 and 1997. Following the end of Goodson-Wickes' term as Member of Parliament for Wimbledon, Roger Casale (born May 22, 1960) became the eleventh Member of Parliament for Wimbledon, serving between 1997 and 2005.
Champion Racing Association was created in 1997.