OLYMPICS

Murray Beats Federer

Victor R. Caivano / AP Photo

British tennis player Andy Murray beat Roger Federer when the two squared off Sunday morning to contend for the Olympic singles gold at Wimbledon. Murray, with the hometown crowd on his side, seized the chance to avenge his Wimbledon loss to Federer of under a month ago, when Federer bested him in four sets. Venus and Serena Williams won their third gold medal in women's doubles tennis on Sunday. Novak Djokovic lost to Juan Martin Del Potro in the bronze medal match.