Google Doodle Celebrates 140 Years of the Wimbledon Championships

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As Wimbledon 2017 kicks off on Monday Google rolled out a new Doodle to celebrate the 140th anniversary of the world’s oldest tennis tournament. The Doodle features a green background — an homage to the grass courts on which Wimbledon matches are played — and two animated tennis rackets playing a quick round. The Google letters form the audience, save for the letter L, which becomes the match’s umpire. A bird tucked away on the top right corner is Rufus the Hawk, “who dutifully shoos away any pigeons who land on theRead More