The Wimbledon Championships celebrated their 125th anniversary this year, and the events that transpired in the two weeks at SW19 truly commemorated the occasion.
The tournament was one of the most exciting ones in recent years and taught us some important things such as the fact that Rory McIlroy is a tennis buff, Andy Murray needs a good groomer and the Center Court roof needs to be made sound proof to handle the likes of Maria Sharapova.
But the tournament also witnessed the coronation of the new world No. 1 in men's tennis and the crowning of a new women's champion. We also saw some fantastic breakthrough performances which have become quite routine at the Championships.
The 2011 Wimbledon tournament left us with a lot to be learned, and here's a list of the 12 biggest lessons it has taught us.