2009 Wimbledon Championships
The 2009 Wimbledon Championships
took place on the outdoor grass courts
at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club
in Wimbledon, London
, from Monday 22 June through to Sunday 5 July 2009. It was the 123rd staging of the Wimbledon Championships
, and the third Grand Slam tennis
event of the year.
Rafael Nadal did not defend his title after withdrawing from the tournament due to knee tendinitis. Roger Federer won his 6th Wimbledon title defeating rival Andy Roddick in the final in five sets. Federer's victory marked his fifteenth Grand Slam title which broke the men's all-time record. Venus Williams was unsuccessful in her title defence, being defeated in the final by her sister Serena, who won her first Wimbledon in 2002.
Roger Federer def. Andy Roddick, 5–7, 7–6(8-6), 7–6(7-5), 3–6, 16–14
Serena Williams def. Venus Williams, 7–6(7-3), 6–2
Daniel Nestor / Nenad Zimonjić def. Bob Bryan / Mike Bryan, 7–6(9-7), 6–7(3-7), 7–6(7-3), 6–3
Serena Williams / Venus Williams def. Samantha Stosur / Rennae Stubbs, 7–6(7-4), 6–4
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