2005 Wimbledon Championships

The 2005 Wimbledon Championships was a tennis tournament played on grass courts at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London in England.[1][2] It was the 119th edition of the Wimbledon Championships and were held from 20 June to 3 July 2005. It was the third Grand Slam tennis event of the year.

2005 Wimbledon Championships
Date20 June – 3 July
CategoryGrand Slam (ITF)
Draw128S / 64D / 48XD
Prize money£10,085,510
LocationChurch Road
SW19, Wimbledon,
London, United Kingdom
VenueAll England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club
Men's Singles
Switzerland Roger Federer
Women's Singles
United States Venus Williams
Men's Doubles
Australia Stephen Huss / South Africa Wesley Moodie
Women's Doubles
Zimbabwe Cara Black / South Africa Liezel Huber
Mixed Doubles
India Mahesh Bhupathi / France Mary Pierce
Boys' Singles
France Jérémy Chardy
Girls' Singles
Poland Agnieszka Radwańska
Boys' Doubles
United States Jesse Levine / United States Michael Shabaz
Girls' Doubles
Belarus Victoria Azarenka / Hungary Ágnes Szávay
Wheelchair Men's Doubles
France Michaël Jeremiasz / United Kingdom Jayant Mistry
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Roger Federer successfully defended the men's singles crown defeating Andy Roddick in the final for the second consecutive year. Maria Sharapova was unsuccessful in her 2004 title defence, being defeated in the semifinals by eventual champion Venus Williams. Williams and Lindsay Davenport played the longest women's final in history.

Point and prize money distributionEdit

Point distributionEdit

Below are the tables with the point distribution for each discipline of the tournament.

Senior pointsEdit

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Round of 64 Round of 128 Q Q3 Q2 Q1
Men's Singles 1000 700 450 250 150 75 35 5 12 8 4 0
Men's Doubles 0 N/A N/A 0 0
Women's Singles 650 456 292 162 90 56 32 2 30 21 12.5 4
Women's Doubles 0 N/A N/A 0 0