An irresistible Roger Federer won his seventh Wimbledon title with a 4-6, 7-5, 6-3, 6-4 victory over a valiant Andy Murray on Sunday, dashing the world No4's hopes of becoming the first Briton to win the men's singles title in 76 years. The Swiss extended his record grand slam tally to 17 with a performance full of class and the win will send him back to the top of the world rankings for the first time since 2010.
After two days of apocalyptic, thunderous skies, lashings of rain and the associated mud, traffic and parking problems, Silverstone had braced itself for a final onslaught on Sunday.
Mark Webber won the British Grand Prix, bringing back memories of his famous victory here in 2010. "Not bad for a number two driver," Webber said, after Red Bull had appeared to show favouritism to Sebastian Vettel.
So we've learned that Manchester United's Wayne Rooney has a soft spot for Chelsea's Ashley Cole, someone Rooney describes as his 'best friend in the game'.
Fourth set: all over 6-4, 5-7, 3-6, 4-6. Federer wins the Championship for the seventh time.
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Federalists in eastern Libya attacked several polling stations on Saturday as the country voted in the historic first election since last year's revolution and the death of Muammar Gaddafi.
When Jonny Marray asked his Danish doubles partner, Freddie Nielsen, if he fancied teaming up for just their fourth tournament on the final day for wild card applications, he cannot have imagined it ending here with a cup above his head.