Jul 08

Andy Murray Wins Wimbledon!

Tag: blinkboxblinkbox @ 9:46 am

Murray
Breaking a 77 year curse, Andy Murray become the first British player to win the Mens Singles title at Wimbledon yesterday since Fred Perry in 1936. In the year’s most-watch television event, the Scot displayed a consistency and confidence that had eluded him for many years, overpowering World #1 Novak Djokovic in three straight sets.

It was yet another moment where reality mimicked art, with Andy Murray basically re-creating the plot of the Paul Bettany/Kirsten Dunst classic Wimbledon. Except in this version, the Jon Favreau part was played by the Czech chucklemeister Ivan Lendl.

To celebrate this most unbelievable of sporting successes, we’re letting you choose your own victory anthem:

1) If you grew up in the 70s:

2) If you’re a child of the 80s:

Congratulations Andy!

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