'I hate Wimbledon', says French tennis star

World number 71 Benoit Paire says he is glad he lost in the first round of Wimbledon because he hates the All England Club.

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'I hate Wimbledon and I'm happy to leave', admits player

Players normally fall over themselves to anoint Wimbledon as the most special tournament, but Benoit Paire told L'Equipe:

"I'm not at all sad to leave this place where the atmosphere displeases me greatly. Simply, I hate Wimbledon and I'm happy to leave as soon as possible."

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