Wimbledon Gallery: The Quiet Before The Storm
The energy has been building at the All-England Club ahead of The Championships, Wimbledon.
Published June 24, 2012 12:00
World No.1 Maria Sharapova hit the pristine practice courts with Wimbledon just around the corner.
One of Maria Sharapova's hitting partners over the weekend was former World No.1 Kim Clijsters.
The qualifying also wrapped up last week, with Olivia Rogowska in action but just missing the cut.
Another player in the qualies draw was Sarah Gronert, but the German lost to Brit Lisa Whybourn.
Laura Robson, who just made her Top 100 debut this week, roamed the All-England Club grounds.
British No.1 Anne Keothavong took some time out before her home Grand Slam tournament got underway.
Another one of Britain's biggest talents, Heather Watson, headed back from the practice courts.
The doubles draws stand tall ahead of the 126th annual edition of The Championships, Wimbledon.
Petra Kvitova stood the tallest at Wimbledon last year, winning her very first Grand Slam title.
The Championships, Wimbledon get underway on Monday, beginning with the top half of the draw.