24/06/2013 11:14 BST | Updated 24/06/2013 11:15 BST

Wimbledon Championships: Pictures From Day 1 At SW19

Belarus's Victoria Azarenka falls on court during a point against Portugal's Maria Joao Kohler during their women's first round match on day one of the 2013 Wimbledon Championships tennis tournament at the All England Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on June 24, 2013. AFP PHOTO / BEN STANSALL - RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE (Photo credit should read BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)

The 2013 Wimbledon Championships are underway and barely had the BBC's coverage begun that the first Briton bowed out.

Elena Baltacha was eliminated in straight sets by Flavia Pennetta but a more tangible British hope, Andy Murray, will take centre stage on Centre Court later this afternoon against German Benjamin Becker.

In the meantime, here's the pick of the pictures from day one at the All England Club...

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