Everything you need to know about Wimbledon 2022.
The eyes of the sporting world will be on Wimbledon on Monday when the most famous lawn tennis tournament on the calendar gets underway.
A glittering array of stars will descend on SW19 for the acclaimed competition, with the likes of Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and a returnee Serena Williams all poised to take part.
With that in mind, here’s everything you need to know about Wimbledon 2022…
When does Wimbledon start?
Wimbledon starts on Monday June 27th and ends on Sunday July 10th.
What is the schedule for Wimbledon 2022?
The full schedule for this year’s tournament is as follows:
- Mon June 27th Men’s and women’s singles first round
- Tue June 28th Men’s and women’s singles first round
- Wed June 29th Second Round Men’s and Women’s Singles, First Round Men’s and Women’s Doubles
- Thu June 30th Second Round Men’s and Women’s Singles, First Round Men’s and Women’s Doubles
- Fri July 1st Third Round Men’s and Women’s Singles, Second Round Men’s and Women’s Doubles, First Round Mixed Doubles
- Sat July 2nd Third Round Men’s and Women’s Singles, Second Round Men’s and Women’s Doubles, First Round Mixed Doubles, First Round Boys’ and Girls’ Singles
- Sun July 3rd Fourth Round Men’s and Women’s Singles, Round of 16 Men’s and Women’s Doubles, Round of 16 Mixed Doubles, First Round Boys’ and Girls’ Singles
- Mon, July 4th Fourth Round Men’s and Women’s Singles, Round of 16 Men’s and Women’s Doubles, Quarterfinals Mixed Doubles, Second Round Girls’ Singles, First Round Boys’ Doubles
- Tue, July 5 Men’s and women’s singles quarter-finals, men’s and women’s doubles quarter-finals, mixed doubles semi-finals, boys’ singles 2nd round, girls’ doubles 1st round, invitation doubles (women’s doubles, men’s doubles, mixed doubles )
- Wed July 6th Men’s and Women’s Singles Quarterfinals, Men’s & Women’s Doubles Quarterfinals, Boys’ & Girls’ Singles Round of 16, Boys’ & Girls’ Doubles Round of 16, Invitational Doubles (Women’s Doubles, Men’s Doubles, Mixed Doubles)
- Thu July 7th Semi-finals women’s singles / finals mixed doubles, semi-finals men’s doubles, 14&U singles for boys and girls, invitation doubles (women’s doubles, men’s doubles, mixed doubles)
- Fri July 8th Men’s singles semi-finals, women’s doubles semi-finals, men’s & women’s wheelchair singles semi-finals, men’s, women’s & quads wheelchair doubles semi-finals, boys’ & girls’ singles semi-finals, boys’ & girls’ doubles semi-finals, boys’ & girls’ 14&U singles, invitational doubles (women’s -Doubles, men’s doubles, mixed doubles)
- Sat July 9th Women’s singles final, men’s doubles final, women’s wheelchair singles final, men’s wheelchair doubles final, four-person wheelchair singles semifinals, girls singles final, girls doubles final, boys doubles final, boys and girls 14&U singles, invitation doubles (women’s doubles, men’s doubles, mixed doubles)
- Sun July 10th Men’s Singles Finals, Women’s Doubles Finals, Boys Singles Finals, Men’s & Quadruple Wheelchair Singles Finals, Women’s & Quadruple Wheelchair Doubles Finals, Boys & Girls 14&U Singles Final, Invitational Doubles (Women’s Doubles, Men’s Doubles, Mixed Doubles)
What is the order of play at Wimbledon on Monday?
For Monday’s full order of play, visit the official Wimbledon website here.
On Center Court, the action starts at 13:30 as number one Novak Djokovic starts his campaign against Kwon Soon-woo.
US Open champion Emma Raducanu will follow this match with her first-round clash against Alison Van Uytvanck, while two-time champion Andy Murray will take on James Duckworth in the final showdown of the day.
First place Ons Jabeur, the women’s third seed, will take on Mirjam Bjorklund at 1pm, followed by Carlos Alcaraz’ match with Jan-Lennard Struff and Angelique Kerber’s encounter with Kristina Mladenovic.
Other notable matches include British hopefuls Cameron Norrie in the first round clash with 2nd-placed Pablo Andujar at 11am, Casper Ruud’s opener against 12th-placed Albert Ramos-Vinolas, also at 11am, and Heather Watson’s showdown with the German talent Tamara Korpatsch, who will do it, will be the third match of the day on Court Three.
The full draw for the first round of this year’s tournament and all of its various competitions can also be found here.
What is the ticket information for Wimbledon 2022?
As is tradition with SW19, fans can queue for tickets that allow them entry to the games on the same day.
Last year the famous queue was closed due to Covid restrictions but will return in 2022 – as will resale options.
It is also possible to buy returned tickets from the All England Club ticket office after 3pm.
Many spectators leave early and return their tickets, but their seats remain valid for the rest of the day at a cheaper price.
For tickets bought on the same day, there are usually around 500 tickets each for Center Court, Court One, Court Two and Court Three.
Other options include a ground pass that allows general access from Court Four to Court 19
Ticket prices range from £8 for a ground pass to £240 for Center Court tickets.
Unlike recent tournaments, there was no Wimbledon ticket choice for 2022.
However, those fans who were successful in the 2020 election and accepted the option to keep their ticket will be offered same day and seat entry at this year’s event.
How can I watch Wimbledon 2022?
For those without a ticket, the BBC will broadcast extensive coverage of all the action throughout Wimbledon week.
Viewers can watch the Championships daily from 11am on BBC One, BBC Two and via BBC iPlayer.
There are also up to 18 seats to choose from on BBC iPlayer and the BBC Sport website and app.
BBC Radio 5 Live, meanwhile, has live commentary and expert analysis every day, as well as a new Wimbledon Daily podcast.
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