Live on BBC One & BBC Two: Mon 12.00: Maria Sharapova is good value at 9/2 with to land this year’s Wimbledon title.
Despite her lengthy absence, Serena Williams is just 4/1 with Stan James to defend her title but with so few games under her belt in the run-up to the event, the reigning champion could be a little rusty and may have her work cut out when up against some of the top seeds.
Sister Venus is 7/1 (Sportingbet), the same price Partybets mark against French Open champ Li Na and beaten finalist in 2010, Vera Zvonareva is rated at 16/1 by Ladbrokes to go one better this time around.
However, at 9/2 courtesy of , Maria Sharapova is the best bet to clinch her third grand slam crown and her first Wimbledon title since 2004. The Russian performed well at Roland Garros, reaching the semi-final and her chances have improved following the withdrawal of Kim Clijsters.
Maria Sharapova to win Wimbledon – 9/2 ()