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Federer starts campaign to retain Wimbledon crown

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Roger Federer will aim to prove he is still the king of Centre Court on Monday as the ageing Swiss star starts his Wimbledon defence under intense pressure from his rivals for the All England Club crown. 

Roger Federer plays in a training session at the All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, on Sunday. Roger Federer will aim to prove he is still the king of Centre Court on Monday as the ageing Swiss star starts his Wimbledon defence under intense pressure from his rivals for the All England Club crown.

With the first matches on the outside courts scheduled for a 1030 GMT start, eager fans queued overnight in anticipation of a blockbuster line-up featuring many of the sport's top stars.

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