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Wimbledon announces 7 percent increase in prize money

LONDON (AP) — Prize money is increasing by 7 percent at Wimbledon this year, with 1.88 million pounds ($2.85 million) going to the men’s and women’s singles champions.

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Leave your selfie sticks at home, say Wimbledon organizers

Rory McIlroy uses a selfie stick to take a photo with many of the 54 golfers at the Junior Invitational golf tournament, after speaking to them following the second round at Sage Valley Golf Club in Graniteville, S.C., on Friday, April 24, 2015. (Jon-Michael-Sullivan/The Augusta Chronicle via AP)

LONDON (AP) — Tennis fans going to Wimbledon this year can leave their selfie sticks at home.

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