Birmingham's Ann Jones has been awarded a CBE in the New Year Honours for her service to tennis since winning Wimbledon in 1969.
Birmingham tennis fans celebrated as Andy Murray became Great Britain's first winner of the Wimbledon men's singles title since 1936 by beating Serbia's world number one Novak Djokovic.
Crowds in Birmingham have gathered to watch Andy Murray compete in the Wimbledon final.
Playing against world number one Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray won the first set 6-4.
Many tennis fans have spent today waiting outside Wimbledon in hope of getting hold of a ticket to see the world's best players in action.
Not ITV News Central's Steve Clamp, who spent today catching up with Midlands tennis stars of the future.