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Wimbledon 2015 Long grass season comes to player’s aid

The All England Club has welcomed the release of the ATP World Tour calendar for 2015, which, for the first time, will incorporate a three-week grass-court swing in the lead up to the Wimbledon championships. This includes one week period between the end of Roland Garros and the start of Queen’s and Halle tournament. With Wimbledon 2015 ticket sales in full swing; this big news amplifies the excitement that the spectators already have for this year’s Wimbledon. Seeing the surprises and shocks that Wimbledon 2014 came up with where old warhorses went head to head with young talent.

The extended grass-court swing will be comprised of ATP events in Stuttgart‘s-Hertogenbosch, London-Queen’s, Halle, and Nottingham (previously held as a 28-draw in Eastbourne). Newport will continue to be held the week after Wimbledon. “The extended grass-court season, with additional Emirates ATP Rankings points at stake, is a positive step forward,” said Chris Kermode, ATP Executive Chairman & President. “One of our assets as a sport is to provide for variance across playing surfaces throughout the season, so the strengthening of the grass-court season is a significant enhancement for the overall calendar.”

As there is no other major pre-Wimbledon tournament being held, the re-categorization of Queen’s and Halle as ATP World Tour 500 events is particularly significant, bringing the grass-court season additional weight in the 52-week ATP Rankings with a 75% increase in points attributed to the surface making the players even more excited for the new grass season.

The change of Wimbledon dates will create a three-week gap between Roland Garros and Wimbledon. This is the first time that Wimbledon dates have changed leading to an extended grass season which in turn will help the players to prepare better for the tournament and give their best. The change in Wimbledon dates will also lead to efficient recovery from the physically tough clay season so the players will look forward to playing on grass and in Wimbledon. Wimbledon 2015 might feature all the heavyweights in full flow which has not happened from a long time as many top players have been out due to injury. With Wimbledon 2015 ticket sale in full swing, many spectators will rush to the All England club to experience the legendary Wimbledon hospitality which includes issuing of Wimbledon debenture tickets (includes several packages with centre court tickets) and witness history in the making.

Wimbledon is famous for the way that its treats it spectators which makes them wanting for more every year. Along with your Wimbledon 2015 ticket you can also get several hospitality packages with Wimbledon debenture Centre court tickets. As a spectator one can only hope for getting their hands on Wimbledon 2015 tickets as they are the hottest items available. Secure your ticket now!!

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