Wimbledon winner is ... Oxfam

Andrew Barton, from Oxfam, said: "All of Oxfam have been cheering Federer's progress for the past couple of weeks.

"The real hero, though, must be Mr Newlife, for his generous gift and his tremendous sporting acumen. It may inspire other people to support Oxfam and our West Africa appeal."


Federer win nets Oxfam £100k

Roger Federer's win over Andy Murray has won Oxfam more than £100,000. An Oxford man who died 3 years ago wagered the Swiss player would win 7 or more Wimbledon titles. Nick Newlife placed £1,520 on odds of 66/1 with Bookmakers William Hill.