Andy Murray: First British man to win a Grand Slam title after 76 years
- Andy Murray defeated Novak Djokovic in the US Open men’s singles to become first British man to clinch the championship after 76 years.
- Before this, Fred Perry was the British player to capture a grand slam in US Championship in 1936.
- Murray had recently won Olympic Gold medal in Men’s singles and a silver medal in mixed doubles in the 2012 London Olympics.
- Andy Murray is also the first British player, who bagged an Olympic Gold medal in 100 years.
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