Novak Djokovic (Ser, 1) v Philipp Kohlschreiber (Ger), Centre Court
Today, the defending champion Novak Djokovic will open the play on Centre Court at All England Club. He will play his first round match against Philipp Kohlschreiber, who has won just one of their seven meetings. Djokovic has admitted thatm, “It is one of the toughest first rounds I could get”. World no one was comprehensively beaten by teenager Alexander Zverev at The Boodles, which has helped to increase excitement levels ahead of the opening match on Centre Court.
Maria Sharapova and William sisters are also scheduled to play one the opening day of the tournament
Sharapova will opens her tournament against Britain’s Johanna Konta on Centre Court. five-time Wimbledon champion, Serena Williams—will open her tournament’s first match against No. 113 Margarita Gasparyan. While Venus Williams seeded 16 will opens against No. 36 Madison Brengle on court no. 3. The 25-year-old American hasn’t done much since January. She lost her only grass court tune-up match to No. 81 Polona Hercog, in Eastbourne last week.
Match of the day: Belinda Bencic vs. Tsvetana Pironkova (second match, Court 18)
Bencic,18, won Birmingham final and then winning her first career title in Eastbourne on Saturday will play against Tsvetana Pironkova, one of the trickiest players in the draw in grass-court.
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