It is the brave man or woman who bets against Serena Williams at the All England Club. Williams has won the singles and doubles titles at Wimbledon four times each, and paired with her sister's five Wimbledon singles titles, few other women have had a chance at the title in the last decade.
It's been two years since Williams has won a grand slam event, and with many tennis experts believing that her best days are behind her, many competitors feel they have a real chance at winning Wimbledon for the first time. Still, Serena Williams is one of the finest tennis players on the planet, and only Melbourne Park offers her a better chance to shine.
Now that Maria Sharapova has reemerged as the top-ranked player in the world, most experts believe that either she or Williams will emerge from Wimbledon with the championship.
Here, we take a look at what some of the top tennis experts in the world are saying about Williams' chances at Wimbledon.