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Wimbledon through the years: Princess Anne & Zara’s championship appearances

The Princess Royal, Zara Tindall
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Ever since she was young, the Princess Royal has been a regular spectator at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships. While she has made sporadic appearances in recent years, her daughter, Zara, is now often seen in the royal box enjoying the sport. With the 2022 championships underway, Royal Central is looking at some of Anne & Zara’s appearances over the years.

1960

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A young Princess Anne can be seen arriving at the championships.

1963

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Anne is seen with Prince Michael of Kent and his mother, Princess Marina.

1966

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The Princess joins other members of her family to watch Spain’s Manuel Santana defeat Dennis Ralston of the USA. You can see the Princess on the right-hand side of the photo.

1977

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Anne watches the Men’s Singles final between John Newcombe and Wilhelm Bungert.

1969

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Anne presents English tennis player Ann Jones with the Venus Rosewater Dish trophy after winning the final of the Ladies’ Singles tournament against Billie Jean King.

1970

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Anne (pictured fourth from left) applauds the play during a final match.

2013

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Anne’s daughter, Zara, attends the Men’s Singles Final between Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray.

2015

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2016

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2017

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2019

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2021

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About author

My name is Sydney Zatz and I am a University of Iowa graduate. I graduated with a degree in journalism and sports studies, and a minor in sport and recreation management. A highlight of my college career was getting the chance to study abroad in London and experiencing royal history firsthand. I have a passion for royals, royal history, and journalism, which led me to want to write for Royal Central.

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