Murray takes 2nd set 7-5 in Wimbledon final
Andy Murray took a two-set lead over Novak Djokovic on Sunday in
the Wimbledon final, winning the second 7-5 after taking the first
The players traded breaks in the second set, as they did in the
first, and Murray again came out on top by breaking a second
With the sun beating down on Centre Court, both players wore
white caps and sat under umbrellas during changeovers.
Murray is trying to become the first British man to win the
Wimbledon title since Fred Perry in 1936. He lost to seven-time
champion Roger Federer in last year’s final.
Murray and Djokovic are playing each other in a Grand Slam final
for the third time in the last four majors, with Murray winning
last year’s U.S. Open and Djokovic taking this year’s Australian
Djokovic, the top-seeded Serb who won the 2011 title at the All
England Club, has won the last three matches between the two.