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Miami 2012 - Novak 5

Predictions: what will and won't happen at Wimbledon

   

Predictions for men’s and women’s champions, plus what won’t happen at the All England Club:

Doug Robson, USA Today:
Men’s champion: Andy Murray.
Women’s champion: Serena Williams.
What won’t happen: Andy Murray and Virginia Wade won’t cuddle on Henman Hill.

Steve Brenner, The Sun:
Men’s champion: Novak Djokovic.
Women’s champion: Maria Sharapova.
What won’t happen: David Nalbandian won’t throw a jug of Barley Water on the grass – he’s learnt his lesson.
 
Linda Pearce, The Melbourne Age:
Men’s champion: Roger Federer.
Women’s champion: Maria Sharapova.
What won’t happen: Sam Stosur won’t lose in the first round again.
 
Cecile Soler, Le Figaro:
Men’s champion: Roger Federer.
Women’s champion: Maria Sharapova.
What won’t happen: The two champions won’t go on to also win the Olympics.
 
Kevin Mitchell, The Guardian.
Men’s champion: Novak Djokovic.
Women’s champion: Victoria Azarenka.
What won’t happen: Maria Sharapova won’t go through a match without screaming.
 
Paul Newman, The Independent.
Men’s champion: Novak Djokovic.
Women’s champion: Maria Sharapova.
What won’t happen: The sun won’t shine every day.