Garbiñe Muguruza starts Wimbledon defence with win over Britain’s Broady

• No 3 seed and 2017 champion wins 6-2, 7-5 on Centre Court
• Only five women have defended the title in open era

In the 50 years since tennis welcomed the professionals back into the fold, only five women have successfully defended the Wimbledon title. All five – Billie Jean King, Martina Navratilova, Steffi Graf, Venus Williams and Serena Williams – are all-time greats of the game, so the task facing Garbiñe Muguruza this year is a sizeable one.

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