Photos: Players prepare for 2014 Wimbledon

Sunday June 22nd, 2014

LONDON — Wimbledon is set to begin on Monday and the All England Club has seen a busy weekend. Unlike the other three majors, Wimbledon is closed to the public during the weekend before the tournament starts, so players and staff can finish their preparations outside of the wandering public eye.

As Rafael Nadal said, Wimbledon is the most dangerous tournament of the season given its just two weeks after the French Open. The practice courts at Aorangi Park as well as the non-show courts have packed as the players try to cram in as much time on the fresh grass courts as possible.

More photos from the practice courts below:


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