Andy Murray takes second set

Andy Murray has taken a second set against Wimbledon champion Rodger Federer. One more set and he wins the gold medal.

Britain's Murray returns to Switzerland's Federer in the men's singles tennis gold medal match Credit: Reuters

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Murray defeats Federer

Andy Murray defeated seven-time Wimbledon champion Rodger Federer to win gold in the final of the men's Olympic singles on Sunday. It was not the Scot's only medal on the day, as he teamed up with Laura Robson to claim silver in the mixed doubles.