By Nigel Graber
At 3.37 this afternoon, Andy Murray blocked into play a pulverising 147mph body serve from Milos Raonic, and, as the Canadian surged to net, the Scot scorched the Centre Court earth with an unplayable backhand crosscourt.

The point was a microcosm of this Wimbledon championship match, which Murray won 6-4 7-6 7-6 – the world number two unbreakable and indomitable from the backcourt; Raonic occasionally unplayable, often unwatchable.

The match began with a statement of intent in the very first game, the Brit blistering a service return crosscourt and crushing a forehand winner away as he swept forwards. Raonic held, but Murray was all over his powerhouse delivery throughout the opening set.

With Raonic serving at 3-3, the scalpel g...
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By Katie Finnegan
Andy Murray was too strong for Tomas Berdych in the Wimbledon semi-final, beating him 6-3, 6-3, 6-3 to reach Sunday's final.

Murray was rarely troubled by the tenth seed, able to nullify the Czech's power game with clever variety, outmanoeuvring him and keeping his own unforced errors to a minimum.

The pair exchanged breaks to start the match and the first set then continued on serve for a few games. But Murray was settling into the match, moving Berdych around the baseline with more success. Errors began to flow off the Czech's racquet and a costly forehand error gave Murray a 5-3 lead. The Scot duly served out the set, an ace clinching it.

Berdych had a chance of getting back into the match in the second set, creating break point...
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By Joe Bailey
Andy Murray came through a tough five setter tonight against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga to reach his seventh Wimbledon semi-final, 7-6 (12-10), 6-1, 3-6, 4-6, 6-1.

Murray was a break up at one point in a very tight first set which ultimately went to a tiebreak. That tiebreak see-sawed back and forth as Murray saved set points at 4-6 down before eventually snatching it for himself, 12-10.

As in Monday's encounter with Nick Kyrgios, the second set of the match then went easily to Murray as Tsonga's form dipped. The Frenchman's errors were rapidly totting up as Murray kept his own head and took the set 6-1.

The British crowd were relaxed at this point as their man looked to be strolling towards the semi-finals and a step closer to a potential...
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By Joe Bailey
Andy Murray has moved into the Wimbledon quarter-finals with a surprisingly straightforward win over Australia's Nick Kyrgios, 7-5, 6-1, 6-4.

The first set was a tight affair, with Kyrgios successfully landing 88% of his first serves. Murray made the crucial breakthrough at the opportune time, however, when he seized the set on Kyrgios' serve at 6-5 up.

Within a few games of the start of the second set, Kyrgios' game began to crumble as his fragile psyche came apart at the seams. Muttering to himself and slapping silly shots around with no real purpose, he virtually handed the set to a grateful Murray, 6-1.

Murray was playing in a highly professional and solid manner, showing just why he is the favourite for the title now that Nova...
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By Nigel Graber
Andy Murray today took his assigned place in Wimbledon’s fourth round after a useful workout against Australia’s John Millman. The Scot came through on Centre Court with a 6-3 7-5 6-2 victory.

On a day when defending champion and current holder of all four slams, Novak Djokovic, was sensationally dumped from the event by Sam Querrey, Murray will have been quietly delighted with this routine victory.

From the off, the Brit’s crushing forehand, which seems to appear whenever he’s under the tutelage of Ivan Lendl, made itself apparent and the shot helped him break in just the second game.

Millman, though, broke back for 2-3, only to see more fearsome groundshots from Murray pin him to the backcourt and the Scot reassert his advantage ...
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By Phil Messenger
Andy Murray enjoyed a largely trouble free second round outing at Wimbledon today, beating Yen-Hsun Lu 6-3, 6-2, 6-1 to advance to the third round.

Lu has been on a hot streak of form recently, winning 15 of his last 16 matches on grass. The Taiwanese world number 76 started strongly today, breaking Murray in his first service game and reaching a 3-1 lead.

Murray was unphased by this. The Brit quickly upped his game, breaking with a drop shot to level at 3-3, before winning the next three games to take the set.

The second and third sets were by comparison largely drama free. Murray unfurled his full repertoire, hitting 23 winners, converting five break points and losing just 11 points on his own serve.

"The first set ...

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