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Andy Murray presses home-court edge, reaches Wimbledon quarterfinals
Andy Murray presses home-court edge, reaches Wimbledon quarterfinals

More than ever, Andy Murray is feeling right at home in a place, and at a tennis tournament, where he is embraced like nowhere else. And why shouldn't Wimbledon embrace him? He won last year, after 77 years between male British singles titles at Wimbledon. Fred Perry did it in 1936 and finally, along came Murray. He has yet to lose a set, and Monday's 6-4, 6-3, 7-6 (6) mastery of a big-serving South African Kevin Anderson in the fourth round only served to further British frenzy over the chances for a repeat. The third-seeded Murray had 41 winners, 11 aces — surprisingly, two more than his Anderson — and induced 19 break points from his opponent. The four he...

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