Wimbledon Final – Men’s Tennis: McEnroe feels it’s Murray’s time

Andy Murray wimbledon final

Share this story

Claim your Bonus
Get 100% up to SGD100 Bonus on your First Deposit

Andy Murray made enough improvements both mentally and physically to beat Novak Djokovic in Wimbledon final on Sunday, according to John McEnroe.

Murray will line up against the Serbian – who has established himself as the man to beat on the ATP tour – looking to become the first British male winner at Wimbledon in 77 years.

The top two seeds will go toe-to-toe on Centre Court and bring an end to what has been a dramatic and incident-filled Grand Slam.

The Scot will join the likes of Fred Perry and Bunny Austin as the only British men to reach multiple finals at SW19.

The 26-year-old will be looking to use his experience from last year which saw him defeated by Roger Federer.

Three-time Wimbledon champion McEnroe admits that although the home favourite has struggled with injury – which kept him out of the French Open – and disappointment in the past, he has matured and developed a stronger game from that.

McEnroe said: “I favour Murray.  I think that the physical aspect of Djokovic’s semi-final is going to have some impact. Novak is a truly, truly great player – both of these guys are – but I think the crowd is going to give Andy that extra 5-10%.

“When you toss all that into the mix, it’s going to be a fantastic final, but at the end of the day I think Murray is ready. He’s ready to finally do it.”

Leave a comment