Murray wins Wimbledon, beats Raonic in 3 sets

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LONDON (AP) – The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local):

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5 p.m.

Andy Murray won his second Wimbledon title by beating Milos Raonic 6-4, 7-6 (3), 7-6 (2) on Centre Court.

Murray broke Raonic’s serve only once in the match, while the Canadian had some chances in the third set but failed to convert.

Murray came into the tournament after losing to Novak Djokovic in the finals of both the Australian Open and French Open this year.

Three years ago, Murray became the first British man since 1936 to win the singles title at the All England Club. He also won the U.S. Open in 2012, a few weeks after winning the Olympic gold medal at Wimbledon.

Raonic, who had been trying to become the first player representing Canada to win a major title, reached the final by beating seven-time Wimbledon champion Roger Federer in the semifinals.

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4:51 p.m.

Andy Murray and Milos Raonic are headed to a tiebreaker in the third set of the Wimbledon final.

Murray won the first two sets 6-4, 7-6 (3).

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4:16 p.m.

Andy Murray and Milos Raonic are on serve at the first changeover of the third set in the Wimbledon final.

Murray served first and leads 2-1. He also won the first two sets 6-4, 7-6 (3).

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3:59 p.m.

Andy Murray won the second set of the Wimbledon final and leads Milos Raonic 6-4, 7-6 (3).

Murray, the 2013 champion at the All England Club, is looking for his second Wimbledon title and third major. Raonic is playing in a Grand Slam final for the first time.

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3:51 p.m.

Andy Murray and Milos Raonic are headed to a tiebreaker in the second set of the Wimbledon final.

Murray won the first set 6-4.

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3:09 p.m.

Andy Murray and Milos Raonic are on serve at the first changeover of the second set in the Wimbledon final.

Raonic served first and leads 2-1, but Murray won the first set 6-4.

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2:52 p.m.

Andy Murray won the first set 6-4 against Milos Raonic in the Wimbledon final.

Murray, the 2013 champion at the All England Club, is looking for his second Wimbledon title and third major. Raonic is playing in a Grand Slam final for the first time.

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2:38 p.m.

Andy Murray earned the first break of the Wimbledon final.

Murray leads Milos Raonic 4-3 on Centre Court.

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2:22 p.m.

Andy Murray and Milos Raonic are on serve at the first changeover in the Wimbledon final.

Raonic served first and leads 2-1.

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2:11 p.m.

The men’s final at Wimbledon has started with Milos Raonic serving first to Andy Murray.

Murray, the 2013 champion at the All England Club, is looking for his second Wimbledon title and third major. Raonic is playing in a Grand Slam final for the first time.

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2:03 p.m.

Andy Murray and Milos Raonic are on Center Court and warming up for the Wimbledon final.

Murray is looking for his second Wimbledon title, while Raonic is playing for his first.

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1:50 p.m.

Gordon Reid of Britain won the first men’s singles wheelchair title at Wimbledon, beating Stefan Olsson of Sweden 6-1, 6-4 in Sunday’s final on Court 17.

The All England Club has had doubles events for wheelchair players for a decade, but this is the first year for singles.

Reid also won the men’s doubles title on Saturday, teaming with Alfie Hewett to beat top-seeded Stephane Houdet and Nicolas Peifer of France 4-6, 6-1, 7-6 (6).

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1:30 p.m.

Back in a Grand Slam final for the 11th time, Andy Murray – for once – won’t be facing either Roger Federer or Novak Djokovic for the title.

Murray goes up against Milos Raonic, the big-serving Canadian playing in his first major final.

The second-seeded Murray is chasing his third Grand Slam title, to go with his 2012 U.S. Open and 2013 Wimbledon championships. Murray has a 2-8 record in major finals, including a three-match losing streak in Grand Slam title matches.

The sixth-seeded Raonic is bidding to become the first player representing Canada to win a Grand Slam title. He would also be the first player other than Federer, Djokovic, Murray or Rafael Nadal to win Wimbledon since Lleyton Hewitt in 2002.

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