Andy Murray Wins Wimbledon

The brilliant Brit, facing an opponent that was not Novak Djokovic or Roger Federer for the first time in a Grand Slam final, won 6-4 7-6 (7-3) 7-6 (7-2) against Raonic.

Having famously ended Britain’s 77-year wait for a men’s Wimbledon winner three years ago, Murray was the overwhelming favourite in a major final for the first time and didn’t disappoint an expectant Centre Court crowd.

Murray has won three Grand Slams after his latest success

The world No 2 from Dunblane maintained his composure throughout and looked like a seasoned champion against Raonic, who was on new ground in his first Grand Slam final.

Murray gritted his teeth as the first break of the match gave him a 4-3 lead, carrying him to the first set.

Murray kisses the trophy after winning the 2016 Wimbledon title

Murray has now won two out of his three Wimbledon finals – having been reduced to tears by Federer in 2012 before claiming the elusive prize a year later.

His first career Grand Slam was the 2012 US Open, meaning he has now totalled three of tennis’ biggest prizes as well an Olympic gold medal.

 

 

 

 

 

 

source:skysports

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