2 July 2013

Question Of The Day #108: After an Eternity!

Weekly Theme: WIMBLEDON

This particular thing has occurred for the first time in this year's Wimbledon Championships, after a gap of 86 years. What is being referred to here?

Answer: (Please highlight the text below)

This year is the first time since 1927 in which both men and women's defending champions were eliminated before the quarter-finals.  Roger Federer was eliminated in the second round by Sergiy Stakhovsky and Serena Williams lost in the fourth round to Sabine Lisicki.


  1. Robredo, the former world No 5 who dropped down to No 471 last year after a leg injury is back in top shape by becoming the first man in 86 years to come back from two sets to love down in three successive Grand Slam matches to reach the French Open quarter-finals.

  2. Andy Murray winning three straight-sets victory in five days in Wimbeldon.