The racket that Serena Williams used in the first round of 2005 Wimbledon will be put on sale for auction starting from $8,000. With that racket, Williams came from a set down to defeat Angela Haynes 6-7(12), 6-4, 6-2. Williams lost in the third round that year at Wimbledon.
The women’s singles title was won by her sister, Venus Williams. Venus defeated fellow American Lindsay Davenport in the final. Heinz Gunthardt has been working as a TV commentator in Switzerland for more than 30 years. In 1978 he became the first Swiss to win an ATP title and he won four more during his career.