Alison Riske is the first player to make it to the second round of Wimbledon.

About 40 minutes into the first day of Wimbledon, there was a rain delay. At 11:40 a.m., light rain started to fall at Wimbledon. Play on 15 courts was then suspended.

Novak Djokovic, the defending champion, will be taking the traditional spot on the first match at Centre Court on Wimbledon's opening day.

In the first round, the six-time champion will take on Kwon Soon-woo, who is ranked 81st.Two locals will take the remaining slots in the main stadium.

Emma Raducanu, the 18-year-old winner of the U.S. Open, will next be on Centre Court against Alison Van Utyvanck from Belgium.

Andy Murray, a three-time major champion, will play. He won the Wimbledon title in 2013 and 2016. He will be playing James Duckworth from Australia.

The ban on Russians, Belarusians and Belarusians prompted WTA and ATP to remove ranking points from Wimbledon.

The 40-year old Swiss player is currently recovering from a knee injury. He has not played since the quarter-finals defeat to Hubert Hurkacz of Poland a year ago.

Roger Federer, who holds a record of eight men's singles titles and is the reigning king of lawns, will not be present for the first time since 1998 when he won the junior event.

Angelique Kerber and Stan Wawrinka are also slated to be on Day 1.