Congratulations to Andy Murray!
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Congratulations to Andy Murray who last night became the first British man since 1936 to taste Grand Slam victory after winning the longest-ever tie-break in a US Open title match. [caption id="attachment_4215" align="aligncenter" width="620" caption="Photo : REUTERS (Telegraph.co.uk)"][/caption] Murray defeated Novak Djokovic in an epic five-set US Open final, joining Juan Martin del Potro (2009 US Open) as the only players to break the Grand Slam dominance of Djokovic, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal who have won 29 of the past 31 majors. Murray who needed six set points to win a 24 minute first-set tie-break 12-10, broke through for his first major title in his fifth Grand Slam final with a 7-6(10), 7-5, 2-6, 3-6, 6-2 victory over Djokovic. At 4 hours and 54 minutes, the match equaled the longest US Open final in history! Are you a talented young tennis player inspired by Andy Murray's victory in the US? Many of the world's leading amateur talent view the American collegiate system as the best way to develop their game whilst simultaneously earning a University degree. You could compete against some of the best amateur players in the world, on some of the best indoor and outdoor facilities in the world on a US Tennis Scholarship.