Olympics: Andy Murray secures gold for Britain


Britain’s Andy Murray became the first tennis player to win two Olympic singles.He has secured a thrill of 7-5 4-6 6-2 7-5 victory to make it GB’s most successful at an overseas Games with five gold medals. He has won Argentina’s Juan Martin.

Andy Murray

Tearful Andy win comes five weeks after he claimed his second Wimbledon title and four years London 2012 success.The two men looked exhausted in the fourth set of a grueling four-hour contest, with Murray breaking down in tears after finishing off his gritty opponent.

Murray said that the final was one of the toughest he had played in and cast doubt on the chances of winning  a third gold in Tokyo in 2020.