Great Briton: Andy Murray wins Wimbledon

Julian Harris
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BRITAIN’S 77-year wait for a homegrown men’s Wimbledon champion came to an end yesterday as Andy Murray beat world No1 Novak Djokovic in straight sets.

With the country baking in fierce sunshine, millions watched on TV as the 26-year-old Scot broke the British hoodoo over winning the event.

Murray’s 6-4, 7-5, 6-4 victory on Centre Court lasted three hours and 10 minutes.