Wimbledon: How The Draw Works

Ever wondered about Wimbledon and how the draw works? With a competition as big as Wimbledon, you need to make sure that all of your matches are interesting while ensuring that your top ranked players don't meet up too early during the tournament. Wimbledon how the draw works by placing the best ranked players of each section of the tournament at the back of the draw list. Then a random system is used to select the rest of the matches.

  1. Select the players. The players that are eligible to compete in Wimbledon are selected by their ranking. The Wimbledon draw works by putting the top ranked players into a random selection system. Using  a random matching system makes sure that Wimbledon creates the matches that are exciting from beginning to end.
  2. Remove the top players. The most important part of the Wimbledon draw is making sure that the top players don't meet until the semi-finals and the finals. To make sure the top players don't meet up too early, they are removed from the draw and placed at the very end of the list of contestants.
  3. Put the top players at the end of the draw. Once the top players are removed from the draw they are placed at the end of the system in random order. Putting the top ranked players at the end of Wimbledon draw  makes sure that the top ranked players don't meet up too early during the tournament.
  4. Get ready for the draw. Once the all of the ranked players have been entered into the system, and the top players have been moved to the back of the list, the Wimbledon draw uses a computer system to randomly select players for each match the day of the match.
     
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