Olympic Gallery: The All-England Club Overhaul
The Wimbledon site has a new look. The WTA stars have been hitting the practice courts as usual.
Published July 23, 2012 12:00
The Olympic overhaul of the All-England Club has been underway since The Championships two weeks ago.
From backdrops to signage, Wimbledon has been decorated in the official Olympic Tennis Event colors.
Centre Court at the All-England Club.
Another view of the overhauled Centre Court.
Players competing in the Olympic Tennis Event have started their own preparations for the big week.
Maria Sharapova, who is competing in her first Olympics, was among those hitting the practice courts.
Samantha Stosur, who is coming off an early loss at Wimbledon, is looking for an Olympic rebound.
Andy Murray passed the relay torch fire onto Venus Williams, the 2000 Sydney Olympics gold medalist.
Venus Williams is not only an Olympic singles champion, she is a two-time Olympic doubles champion.
Venus Williams is also a five-time champion at Wimbledon, the same as her sister Serena Williams.