In pics: Andy Murray wins Wimbledon 2013 title, ends Britain's 77-year-old wait

Sports | | July 7, 2013, 10:55 pm
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On the hottest day of the year in Britain, the world's two best players produced scorching sinew-stretching action from the start and the first three games alone lasted 20 minutes. (Getty Images)

On the hottest day of the year in Britain, the world's two best players produced scorching sinew-stretching action from the start and the first three games alone lasted 20 minutes. (Getty Images)

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A set that initially looked like lasting forever ended exactly on the hour mark as Djokovic whipped a service return wide to give Murray the one-set cushion. (Getty Images)

A set that initially looked like lasting forever ended exactly on the hour mark as Djokovic whipped a service return wide to give Murray the one-set cushion. (Getty Images)

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Murray broke the fuming Serb and soon had the fans roaring when he wrapped up the 69-minute second set with a 125mph thunderbolt ace. (Getty Images)

Murray broke the fuming Serb and soon had the fans roaring when he wrapped up the 69-minute second set with a 125mph thunderbolt ace. (Getty Images)

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After going ahead 2-0, Murray's mind seemed to go on a walkabout as Djokovic won four games on the trot, but Murray made sure that there would be no repeat. (Getty Images)

After going ahead 2-0, Murray's mind seemed to go on a walkabout as Djokovic won four games on the trot, but Murray made sure that there would be no repeat. (Getty Images)

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The pulses were racing faster as Djokovic displayed his own survival instincts to earn three break points before a wondrous volley winner gave Murray a championship point.(Getty Images)

The pulses were racing faster as Djokovic displayed his own survival instincts to earn three break points before a wondrous volley winner gave Murray a championship point.(Getty Images)

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Andy Murray made it possible, winning his country's hallowed tennis tournament to become the first British man in 77 years to raise the trophy at the All England Club beating Djokovic 6-4, 7-5, 6-4. (Getty Images)

Andy Murray made it possible, winning his country's hallowed tennis tournament to become the first British man in 77 years to raise the trophy at the All England Club beating Djokovic 6-4, 7-5, 6-4. (Getty Images)