An invitation to the royal box on Centre Court to watch Wimbledon tournament is a prestigious invite to receive. Presidents, royalty, military leaders and other prominent figures have sat in the box to watch tennis legends. Now Shaquille O’Neal can throw his name into the
The 7-foot-1 NBA icon and girlfriend Nicole Alexander were in the 74-seat royal box to watch Andy Murray begin his Wimbledon title defense by defeating David Goffin 6-1, 6-4, 7-5.
There is dress protocol for sitting in the royal box. According to the Wimbledon official website, dress is "smart, suits/jacket and tie, etc. Ladies are asked not to wear hats, as they tend to obscure the vision of those seated behind them."
Nobody was seated behind Shaq. Luckily for him, there is no height restriction to sit with royalty.