Jamie Murray & Hingis win mixed doubles title - highlights & report

From BBC - July 16, 2017

Top seeds Jamie Murray and Martina Hingis beat defending champions Heather Watson and Henri Kontinen 6-4 6-4 to win the Wimbledon mixed doubles final.

The British and Swiss pairing, both former title winners at Wimbledon, crucially broke Briton Watson and Finn Kontinen in the seventh game of the match en route to taking the first set.

They repeated the feat in the seventh game of the second set to lead 4-3.

Murray and Hingis then held serve in the 10th game to secure the title.

That gave the 36-year-old Swiss player her sixth Wimbledon title - comprising one singles crown, three doubles and two mixed doubles.

Hingis only decided to team up with her Scottish partner prior to this tournament.

She told BBC Sport: "I am really happy how we played and performed. One Briton was going to win a Wimbledon title this year and I was hoping it would be mine.


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