Peter Colt (Paul Bettany) is rapidly approaching the end of a lacklustre tennis career. On the verge of retiring he gets a wild card to play at the prestigious Wimbledon championship, his one last chance. Lizzie Bradbury (Kirsten Dunst) on the other hand is top of her game, focused and has one goal in mind - winning. A chance encounter sparks an undeniable attraction between the pair and the unthinkable happens. Pete rediscovers his form winning his first match and Lizzie starts to discovers that there is more to life than winning tournaments. Can Peter continue on his winning streak and can Lizzie balance her commitment to tennis with falling in love?