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Andy Murray wins US Open after defeat of Novak Djokovic
BBC Sport ^ | 11th September 2012 | BBC Sport

Posted on 09/11/2012 3:06:07 AM PDT by the scotsman

'Andy Murray ended Britain's 76-year wait for a male Grand Slam singles champion with an epic victory over Novak Djokovic in the US Open final.

Murray, 25, emulated Fred Perry's 1936 achievement, winning 7-6 (12-10) 7-5 2-6 3-6 6-2 in four hours 54 minutes in the Arthur Ashe Stadium.'

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1 posted on 09/11/2012 3:06:13 AM PDT by the scotsman
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To: the scotsman

Good for him.


2 posted on 09/11/2012 3:08:07 AM PDT by Principled (Vote Romney to stop Obama. Vote for conservative Reps and Senators to stop Romney. [ZET 7/30/12])
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To: Principled

upon defeat? Are there any additional requirements to win the tournament apart from winning the matches?


3 posted on 09/11/2012 3:54:02 AM PDT by scrabblehack
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To: scrabblehack

Nope - just win all your matches.


4 posted on 09/11/2012 9:02:27 AM PDT by Principled (Vote Romney to stop Obama. Vote for conservative Reps and Senators to stop Romney. [ZET 7/30/12])
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To: the scotsman

Now if he could just win a personality in some tournament.


5 posted on 09/11/2012 9:07:25 AM PDT by ZX12R (FUBO GTFO 2012 !)
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