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2012 Olympic Games: London unveils venues

As the site of the oldest and most famous tennis tournament in the world, Wimbledon is not new to the international spotlight.

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Wimbledon

As the site of the world's oldest and most famous tennis tournament, Wimbledon is used to the international spotlight.

 

It’s only natural that the venue would play host to the Olympic tennis competition, and with its new retractable roof (allowing the game to go on, rain or shine) and updated audience seating, it’s ready to take on the task.