Wimbledon officials urge ticketless fans to stay away

The All England club has urged tennis fans without tickets for Wimbledon not to travel to south-west London today as they will face a very long wait.

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People in #thequeue for on the day sales will have to wait many hours. We advise those intending to queue not to travel to #Wimbledon

Many fans have already slept overnight outside the venue in the hope of bagging a ticket, but the Wimbledon organisers this morning urged other fans not to follow suit.

Defending champion Andy Murray begins his defence against Belgium's David Goffin later today.

Read: Murray: I can handle Wimbledon pressure

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