2021 Wimbledon Championships

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2021 Wimbledon Championships
Date28 June–11 July
CategoryGrand Slam (ITF)
Prize money£TBA
LocationChurch Road
SW19, Wimbledon,
London, United Kingdom
VenueAll England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club
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The 2021 Wimbledon Championships is a planned Grand Slam tennis tournament that is scheduled to take place at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom. Novak Djokovic and Simona Halep are the defending champions in the single competitions.

Following the cancellation of the 2020 tournament due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the main tournament is due to begin on Monday 28 June 2021 and finish on Sunday 11 July 2021. The 2021 Championships will be the 127th staging of the Ladies’ Singles Championship event,[1] the 53rd in the Open Era and the third Grand Slam tournament of the year. It is to be played on grass courts and is part of the ATP World Tour, the WTA Tour, the ITF Junior tour and the NEC Tour. The tournament is organised by All England Lawn Tennis Club and International Tennis Federation.


Centre Court, where the finals of Wimbledon will take place.

The 2021 Wimbledon Championships will be the 134th edition of the tournament and will be held at All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in London.

The tournament will be run by the International Tennis Federation (ITF) and will be included in the 2021 ATP Tour and the 2021 WTA Tour calendars under the Grand Slam category. The tournament will consist of men's (singles and doubles), women's (singles and doubles), mixed doubles, boys (under 18 – singles and doubles) and girls (under 18 – singles and doubles), which will be also a part of the Grade A category of tournaments for under 18, and singles & doubles events for men's and women's wheelchair tennis players as part of the UNIQLO Tour under the Grand Slam category, also hosting singles and doubles events for wheelchair quad tennis for the first time.[2]

The tournament will be played only on grass courts; main draw matches will be played at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, Wimbledon. Qualifying matches will be played, from Monday 21 June to Thursday 24 June 2021, at the Bank of England Sports Ground, Roehampton. The Tennis Sub-Committee will meet to decide wild card entries on 14 June.

The gentlemen's seedings formula used since 2002, it will not be used and instead players would use the standard seeding system based from their regular ATP Rankings.[3]

Point distribution and prize money[edit]

Point distribution[edit]

Below is the tables with the point distribution for each phase of the tournament.

Senior points[edit]

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Round of 64 Round of 128 Q Q3 Q2 Q1
Men's Singles 2000 1200 720 360 180 90 45 10 25 16 8 0
Men's Doubles 0 0
Women's Singles 1300 780 430 240 130 70 10 40 30 20 2
Women's Doubles 10


  1. Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; no text was provided for refs named 1May
  2. "From park courts to Slams: the wheelchair tennis revolution". International Tennis Federation. Retrieved 25 May 2015.
  3. "Wimbledon to give out £10m prize money for 2020 Championships". BBC Sport. 10 July 2020. Retrieved 11 July 2020.

External links[edit]

Preceded by
2021 French Open
Grand Slam Tournaments Succeeded by
2021 US Open
Preceded by
2019 Wimbledon Championships
2020 edition cancelled
The Championships, Wimbledon Succeeded by
2022 Wimbledon Championships

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