Meet Rufus. He is the unheralded star of the 2014 Wimbledon tournament, just like he was in the last several editions.
Rufus is a Harris Hawk used by the All England Club to keep pigeons away from their venue.
And with Wimbledon in full swing, Rufus will be keeping his working standards as high as the likes of Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray and Serena Williams so that the aforementioned can all do what they do best in pursuit of one of the sport's most prestigious titles.
Described as an "important member of the Wimbledon family", Rufus has been scaring away the birds for five years, taking overRead More »from Is this the face of Wimbledon’s real top performer?