~ Andy Murray ends Great Britain’s 76-year drought with epic U.S. Open win over Novak Djokovic
Murray, in danger of becoming modern tennis’ nearly-man after four previous defeats in major finals, outlasted defending champion Novak Djokovic in an epic five-set match (7-6, 7-5, 2-6, 3-6, 6-2) at Flushing Meadows in conditions made unpredictable by the wind swirling around the Big Apple.
Still can’t believe it…
Fully packed Arthur Ashe Stadium in New York
Neck and neck in an epic final – (7-6, 7-5, 2-6, 3-6, 6-2)
James Bond (Sean Connery) was also there…
…so was Sir Alex Ferguson – Manchester united genius…
……and Kevin Specey
….who’s that girl…..
….its Serena of course….
….she won also
….fans….so tensed up
….its time to pray….Murray’s GF – Kim Sears
….Jubilant Kim Sears
…..exhausted and defeated Novak Djokovic
…..guess who this is in black and white
….his name is FRED PERRY – the last Brit to win a Grand Slam in 1936
Mr (Sir) Andy Murray – US Grand Slam Winner
From Olympic gold to a Grand Slam at last! Andy Murray lays ghost of Fred Perry to rest by becoming the first male Brit for 76 years to win a Grand Slam.
[Stories at Yahoo Sports and Daily Mail]