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Salmond hails Murray’s Grand Slam win

11/09/2012

Speaking after Scotland's Andy Murray defeated Serbia’s Novak Djokovic to win the 2012 US Open men's singles tennis championship in New York, First Minister Alex Salmond said:

"Congratulations to Andy Murray on what was a fantastic performance.  This is another brilliant win over Novak Djokovic and continues an amazing year for Andy. Now Olympic and US Open champion, Andy truly is a Scottish sporting legend and I’m certain that more grand slam titles will follow."