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Statement From Wimbledon Regarding Player Withdrawals

  STATEMENT FROM RICHARD LEWIS, CHIEF EXECUTIVE OF THE ALL ENGLAND CLUB, REGARDING PLAYER WITHDRAWALS London, UK, Wednesday 26 June 2013: There has been a high number of withdrawals at The Championships today and we sympathise with all the players affected.  The withdrawals have occurred for a variety of reasons, but there has been some [...]
Via Tennis Panorama
June 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Wimbledon Could Be Moved Back a Week as All England Club Considers New Schedule

It may take only a few hours to pass from France to England, but many tennis experts think it should take more than two weeks to go from the clay court play of Roland Garros to the grass finish of Wimbledon. The All England Club may be taking care of that, according to the BBC. "We are seriously considering" moving back the start date of Wimbledon, All England Lawn Tennis...
Via NESN.com
June 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Wimbledon hires Richard Lewis as CEO

The All England Club has hired a former British Davis Cup player as the chief executive of Wimbledon. Richard Lewis, who is the English rugby league chairman, will replace Ian Ritchie, who left Wimbledon this year to run English rugby union's governing body. Lewis played for Britain in the Davis Cup from 1977-83, and reached No. 68 in the world rankings. Lewis says '&...
Via AP on Fox
April 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Wimbledon hires rugby league chairman as CEO

The All England Club has hired English rugby league chairman Richard Lewis as the chief executive of Wimbledon. The former tennis pro will replace Ian Ritchie, who left Wimbledon this year to run the English rugby union's governing body. Lewis played for Britain in the Davis Cup from 1977-83, and reached No. 68 in the world rankings. Lewis said on Tuesday that ''as...
Via AP on Fox
April 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Wimbledon Names Richard Lewis as New Chief Executive

  From the The All England Lawn Tennis Club: London, UK, Tuesday 10 April 2012:  The All England Lawn Tennis Club, Wimbledon, today announced that its new Chief Executive will be Richard Lewis, the former British Davis Cup player and currently the Chairman of the Rugby Football League (RFL) and Chair of Sport England. Lewis has been involved in top level sport for over thirty years...
Via Tennis Panorama
April 10, 2012  |  Discuss
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