Anyone else still up? I'm just back from France and this cheap plonk is really hitting the spot.
Enjoy! I wish I could join you!
It was very hard working and with a distinct lack of tennis fans here at work!
Love this bit from the article on the 3 news website:-
Djokovic broke Murray’s serve once more, and the US Open title would come down to a fifth and final set.
Back against the wall, Murray showed fight. His first serve was gone – only 45 percent, but his heart was still in it.
Murray broke Djokovic. And everyone wanted to see history.
He then held serve. And everyone was starting to believe that history was within reach.
When Murray held serve and a 3-0 lead the believers began to chant and the doubters began to believe.
Djokovic wasn’t among them. He answered, with Murray serving, to give himself a sniff of a chance of getting back into things at 1-3 and with the serve.
But then came the golden glimmer from the Murray’s Racquet. He served and won to love to lead 4-2 and had two break points to take it to 5-2. He converted.
Fittingly, Murray had the chance to serve for the title.
And after the finest of golden British sporting summers, in a US stadium blasted by wind and tornadoes, destiny happened in just shy of five hours.
Andy Murray had finally arrived.
Read more: http://www.3news.co.nz/VIDEO-HIGHLIGHTS-Andy-Murray-beats-Djokovic-wins-US-Open-2012/tabid/415/articleID/268907/Default.aspx#ixzz2686ocMxM