Andy Murray's victory was built on dedication and hard work on the clay courts of Spain. He apparently had a will to win from the age of three when he started playing in Scotland.
But, it was when he headed to Spain as a 15-year-old that the real improvement came. Our Sports reporter Natalie Pirks has been to the Sanchez-Casal Academy in Barcelona where a British champion was made.
Despite his historic win, Andy Murray remains modest, telling ITV News he doesn't feel he deserves it for winning a sports event.
Andy Murray became the first British man to win Wimbledon since Fred Perry in 1936. Here we look at the tennis star's career in pictures.
After Andy Murray's Wimbledon victory yesterday, we look at British hopefuls looking to replicate his achievements.