The 26-year-old beat Djokovic in three straight sets 6-4 7-5 and 6-4. Overcoming some close calls, Murray went down 4-1 in the second set to Djokovic before coming back to win it 7-5. He had a 40-0 lead in the final game of the 3rd set before allowing Djokovic to come back to bring it back to deuce. They went to a 4th deuce before Murray finally won his first Wimbledon championship.
Murray’s victory is his second major title, as he won the U.S. Open in 2012. He also won a gold medal in the 2012 Olympics.