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Andy Murray ends 79 years' British wait for Davis Cup

Murray (centre) with teammates after his win on Sunday. The victory over Goffin made him just the third player, after John McEnroe and Mats Wilander, to win all eight singles in the same calendar year since the Davis Cup World Group started in 1981.

Ghent, Belgium

BRITAIN won the Davis Cup for the first time in 79 years in Ghent on Sunday when Andy Murray defeated David Goffin 6-3, 7-5, 6-3 in the first of the reverse singles to take an unbeatable 3-1 lead over Belgium.

It was a fitting climax for the 28-year-old Scot to