Tweets of the Fortnight: Wimbledon 2014

by: Jonathan Scott July 06, 2014

First came the bare derrieres of Tomas Berdych and Venus Williams, then the deluge. Wimbledon's 2014 edition will be recalled for years to come for its best matches—Venus versus winner-in-waiting Petra Kvitova, that Novak Djokovic-Roger Federer masterpiece—but also for its surprising displays. Among them: Serena Williams' faltering health during a brief doubles match, the waterworks falling from Kvitova's bright blue eyes after the realization of her accomplishment in a lopsided final, and many more.

Here, a range of thoughts on this fortnight from some of the sport's best tweeters, along with some of the most memorable images from the season's third Grand Slam event:

Got a tip or a point to make? Hit me on Twitter at @jonscott9.

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