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Madrid's blues more than just clay

Originally Published: May 10, 2012
By Kamakshi Tandon | Special to ESPN.com

There has been great excitement about holding the Olympic tennis event at Wimbledon ever since London was announced as the host of the 2012 Games. The choice seems apt. The most venerable locale in tennis for the most venerable event in sports. With just a three-week turnaround between the Championships and the Games, the grounds crew has been busy practicing getting the grass courts ready. Accommodations have been made for the strange sight of colored clothing and background signage on what is ...

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