Tour of Wimbledon's lawns
Here are some non-sporting moments from the Wimbledon diary...
Wimbledon is a fine mix of champagne, strawberries, sandwiches, sun, serves and volleys. The fabled grass courts have already seen some exciting tennis, but here's some non-sporting images from the All England Croquet and Lawn Tennis Club.
A Pied Wagtail bird seen on the Centre Court grass at the All England Tennis Club. Pic/AFP
Staff put the finishing touches to the All England Tennis Club. Pic/AFP
Maria Sharapova trains at the All England Tennis Club. Pic/AFP
Tennis fans rest awhile as they queue for tournament tickets at Wimbledon. Pic/AFP
France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga lies on the court during a practice session. Pic/AFP
Spain's Rafael Nadal sits at the side of the court after a practice session. Pic/AFP
A member of the ground staff mows the grass on a court on the eve of a game. Pic/AFP