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Five apps to celebrate the weird and wonderful world of Wimbledon tennis


It's been a wild first week at Wimbledon 2013 with 13 people dropping out, reports of slippery grass and major upsets that ousted champions like Maria Sharapova. Check out these five apps below and get your tennis fix as you watch the second and final week of this prestigious tennis tournament unfold.

Wimbledon Official App [iPad; Category: Sports; Free] Get breaking news, live coverage and more from the official Wimbledon app.

Riversip Tennis News [iPhone; Category: Sports; Free] Riversip Tennis News brings you a live scoreboard, videos and news from the world of tennis. It compiles its content from sources like Tennis World, We Are Tennis, Tennis Now and others.

miCoach tennis [iPhone; Category: Sports; Free] The miCoach tennis app is for court-side fans who enjoy playing as much as they do watching. Use miCoach training to help improve your tennis game by measuring your speed, rallies and the distance covered during your tennis matches. It uses data from the miCoach Speed Cell and supplemental lessons from tennis star Andrea Petkovic.

Hit Tennis 3 [iOS Universal; Category: Games; Free with in-app purchases] Swipe or flick your way to tennis stardom in this arcade-style tennis game.

Coach's Eye [iOS Universal; Category: Sports; $4.99] Coach's Eye is a video-based training tool that records you while you play tennis and allows you to critique your form. You can review the video and add audio commentary, annotations and slow-motion to provide tips for improvement.

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