Andy Murray became the first Brit to win Wimbledon since Fred Perry in 1936. The win also gave Murray his second Grand Slam title.
"That last game will be the toughest game I'll play in my career," Andy Murray, 26, said of Sunday's title-clinching game.
LONDON - Andy Murray needed one more point, one solitary point, to win Wimbledon - a title he yearned to earn for himself, of course, and also for his country.
LONDON - Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray are building their own Grand Slam rivalry, one that perhaps someday will merit mention alongside Roger Federer vs. Rafael Nadal, or Djokovic vs. Nadal.
After a 1-1 start in the first set, Marion Bartoli took over and won 11 of the next 12 games. "I really played a wonderful match," she said.
Marion Bartoli of France embraces former French star Amelie Mauresmo, the last player from France to win a Grand Slam title, at Wimbledon in 2006.
LONDON - Ever since she was a kid, practicing until midnight with her father, Marion Bartoli went about playing tennis her own way.
LONDON - Novak Djokovic might win Wimbledon this year. Juan Martin del Potro will not.
Sabine Lisicki, who has hay fever, used to struggle with Wimbledon's grass. But she's a win away from her first Grand Slam trophy there.
LONDON - Sabine Lisicki is allergic to Wimbledon, sort of.
Novak Djokovic's semifinal victory over Juan Martin del Potro lasted 4 hours 43 minutes, a Wimbledon record for a semifinal match.
Andy Murray plays a shot against Jerzy Janowicz during their semifinal match. Murray, wasn't pleased when the match was interrupted for a half-hour while the roof was closed. "It's still very light outside," he said.
By winning his quarterfinal Wednesday, Novak Djokovic reached his 13th consecutive Grand Slam semifinal, the second-longest streak in men's tennis history.
Scotsman Andy Murray turned an atmosphere so silent that birds could be heard chirping into a celebration worthy of a final after his amazing rally.
LONDON - They sighed when Andy Murray faulted.
LONDON - No. 1-seeded Novak Djokovic and No. 2 Andy Murray have yet to lose a set, let alone a match, so far at Wimbledon.
"I'm just so happy," said Germany's Sabine Lisicki after ripping a forehand winner to upset No. 1 Serena Williams 6-2, 1-6, 6-4 in the fourth round.
LONDON - For 34 matches over 4 1/2 months, on hard, clay or grass courts, Serena Williams was unbeaten - and, in the minds of many, unbeatable.
The locals couldn't have been happier Friday after Andy Murray advanced, following a Laura Robson victory.
LONDON - When a 19-stroke exchange ended with Andy Murray's Wimbledon opponent slapping a forehand into the net, thousands of Centre Court spectators rose in unison.