Photos: The Championships Wimbledon 2014 – Sunday, June 22, 2014.

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“Victoria Azarenka catches playing cards during a drill on the practice courts at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Sunday, June 22, 2014 during the 2014 Championships Wimbledon.”

"A sign is displayed at the practice courts at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Sunday, June 22, 2014 during the 2014 Championships Wimbledon.”

“A sign is displayed at the practice courts at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Sunday, June 22, 2014 during the 2014 Championships Wimbledon.”

"Novak Djokovic walks toward the practice courts at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Sunday, June 22, 2014 during the 2014 Championships Wimbledon.”

“Novak Djokovic walks toward the practice courts at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Sunday, June 22, 2014 during the 2014 Championships Wimbledon.”

"Andy Murray walks toward a corral of photographers at the Aorangi practice courts at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Sunday, June 22, 2014 during the 2014 Championships Wimbledon.”

“Andy Murray walks toward a corral of photographers at the Aorangi practice courts at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Sunday, June 22, 2014 during the 2014 Championships Wimbledon.”

"Roger Federer hits a volley during a practice session at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Sunday, June 22, 2014 during the 2014 Championships Wimbledon.”

“Roger Federer hits a volley during a practice session at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Sunday, June 22, 2014 during the 2014 Championships Wimbledon.”

"Roger Federer walks toward a car as he leaves the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Sunday, June 22, 2014 during the 2014 Championships Wimbledon.”

“Roger Federer walks toward a car as he leaves the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Sunday, June 22, 2014 during the 2014 Championships Wimbledon.”

"Tennis balls are shown at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Sunday, June 22, 2014 during the 2014 Championships Wimbledon.”

“Tennis balls are shown at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Sunday, June 22, 2014 during the 2014 Championships Wimbledon.”

"Novak Djokovic warms up at the Aorangi practice courts at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Sunday, June 22, 2014 during the 2014 Championships Wimbledon.”

“Novak Djokovic warms up at the Aorangi practice courts at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Sunday, June 22, 2014 during the 2014 Championships Wimbledon.”

"A grounds crew member waters flowers at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Sunday, June 22, 2014 during the 2014 Championships Wimbledon.”

“A grounds crew member waters flowers at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Sunday, June 22, 2014 during the 2014 Championships Wimbledon.”

A sign that reads 'Keep Off The Grass' is shown at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Sunday, June 22, 2014 during the 2014 Championships Wimbledon.”

A sign that reads ‘Keep Off The Grass’ is shown at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Sunday, June 22, 2014 during the 2014 Championships Wimbledon.”

The preparations are all set, and tennis at the Championships Wimbledon 2014 begins tomorrow! Here are a few scenes from the last day of pre-championship activity. 

Here is a link to a gallery on wimbledon.com containing some more of my images. 

Photos: The Championships Wimbledon 2013 – Friday, July 5, 2013.

"Centre Court is shown before play on Day 11 at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Friday, July 5, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

“Centre Court is shown before play on Day 11 at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Friday, July 5, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

"Fans await player arrival outside Centre Court at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Friday, July 5, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

“Fans await player arrival outside Centre Court at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Friday, July 5, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

"Former tennis player Boris Becker walks toward a broadcast booth at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Friday, July 5, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

“Former tennis player Boris Becker walks toward a broadcast booth at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Friday, July 5, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

"Programs in the Royal Box on Centre Court are shown at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Friday, July 5, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

“Programs in the Royal Box on Centre Court are shown at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Friday, July 5, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

"Former tennis player Tim Henman walks toward a broadcast booth at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Friday, July 5, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

“Former tennis player Tim Henman walks toward a broadcast booth at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Friday, July 5, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

"Fans pack Henman Hill as they watch Andy Murray play Jerzy Janowicz in the Gentlemen's Semi-Final match at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Tuesday, July 2, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

“Fans pack Henman Hill as they watch Andy Murray play Jerzy Janowicz in the Gentlemen’s Semi-Final match at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Tuesday, July 2, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

"A fan watches the big screen outside No. 1 Court at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Tuesday, July 2, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

“A fan watches the big screen outside No. 1 Court at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Tuesday, July 2, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

"Guests sit near the outer courts as the sun sets at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Tuesday, July 2, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

“Guests sit near the outer courts as the sun sets at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Tuesday, July 2, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

"Grounds Crew members prepare to pull a cover over a court at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Tuesday, July 2, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

“Grounds Crew members prepare to pull a cover over a court at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Tuesday, July 2, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

Here are photos from men’s Semi-Final day at Wimbledon. It was a great day of tennis all around. These are just a few snaps from around the grounds at the All England Club.

Photos: The Championships Wimbledon 2013 – Wednesday, June 26, 2013.

"Novak Djokovic stretches before a practice session at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Wednesday, June 26, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

“Novak Djokovic stretches before a practice session at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Wednesday, June 26, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

"Novak Djokovic ties his shoes on the Aorangi Practice Courts at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Wednesday, June 26, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

“Novak Djokovic ties his shoes on the Aorangi Practice Courts at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Wednesday, June 26, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

"Serena Williams signs autographs for fans at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Wednesday, June 26, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

“Serena Williams signs autographs for fans at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Wednesday, June 26, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

"Laura Robson signs autographs for fans at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Wednesday, June 26, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

“Laura Robson signs autographs for fans at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Wednesday, June 26, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

"Tennis racquet shaped pasta, served in the player dining area, are shown at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Wednesday, June 26, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

“Tennis racquet shaped pasta, served in the player dining area, are shown at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Wednesday, June 26, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

"A statue of past Wimbledon Champion Fred Perry is shown at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Wednesday, June 26, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

“A statue of past Wimbledon Champion Fred Perry is shown at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Wednesday, June 26, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

"The gentlemen's and ladies' singles main draws are shown at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Wednesday, June 26, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

“The gentlemen’s and ladies’ singles main draws are shown at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Wednesday, June 26, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

"Ball kids sit outside the referee's office at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Wednesday, June 26, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

“Ball kids sit outside the referee’s office at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Wednesday, June 26, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

"Grounds crew workers sit during a break at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Wednesday, June 26, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

“Grounds crew workers sit during a break at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Wednesday, June 26, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

"Guests talk over a drink at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Wednesday, June 26, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

“Guests talk over a drink at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Wednesday, June 26, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

"Pitchers of Pimm's are shown at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Wednesday, June 26, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

“Pitchers of Pimm’s are shown at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in London, England Wednesday, June 26, 2013 during the 2013 Championships Wimbledon.”

It was a bit of a strange day here in SW19. At the moment, I can think of at least eight players from both the men’s and women’s side of the main draw retired or withdrew from the tournament due to injuries. Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, and Maria Sharapova are among several out by the second round. It’s certainly something I’ve never seen before.

But despite all the weirdness on court, the tournament goes on and there’s still plenty to shoot off court. Since there was some downtime during matches today, I tried to document the moments happening outside of tennis.

Thanks for looking, and goodbye until tomorrow!