The harsh transition from clay to grass just might render similar results. With the withdrawal from world No. 1 and defending champion Rafael Nadal, the prospects of Roger Federer recapturing his stranglehold at the All England Club suddenly increased dramatically. Will the venerable Swiss manifest the same mental fortitude that helped him win the French Open?
But it's Andy Murray who might be under the microscope more than any other player. The ballyhooed drought by Great Britain's players at Wimbledon could very well end this season, as many a pundit believes Murray is groomed and destined to hoist the cup.
What's in store for this year's tournament? Our experts state their cases.