Wimbledon: Andy Murray survives Janowicz, roof rage to set up Djokovic clash

Murray will play world number one Djokovic, the 2011 champion, on Sunday in his fourth Grand Slam final meeting with the Serb.

updated: July 06, 2013 03:21 IST
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London: Andy Murray set up a titanic Wimbledon final showdown with Novak Djokovic as the world number two beat Polish 24th seed Jerzy Janowicz 6-7 (2/7), 6-4, 6-4, 6-3 in a bad-tempered last four clash on Friday. (Djokovic into final after epic win over Del Potro)

Murray remains on course to end Britain's 77-year wait for a male winner of the Wimbledon singles' crown, but the Scot had to do it the hard way once again.

Just 48 hours after battling back from two sets down to defeat Fernando Verdasco, Murray survived an early pummelling from Janowicz and then a controversial decision to shut the Centre Court roof due to bad light when he had just taken a two sets to one lead. (Murray suffers roof rage)

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