Results: Andy Murray wins the US Open

Monday’s Star Performers

* Andy Murray – finally broke his curse and won his first major competition
* England cricket women – may be playing some of the lesser nations but are showing up the men’s side
* Poole Pirates – moved 5 points clear at the top after beating 2nd place Swindon
* Mark Cavendish – missed out on his first Tour of Britain stage win by a whisker but is riding high in other competitions
* Lisa Aitken – easily won her qualifying match in straight sets

Tennis: US Open Singles Final

Andy Murray beat Novak Djokovic (SRB) 7-6(12-10) 7-5 2-6 3-6 6-2
Andy Murray wins the US Open!

Tennis: Bell Challenge Singles 1st Round

Heather Watson lost to Mona Barthel (GER) 7-6(7-5) 6-7(5-7) 1-6
No more Britons in the Bell Challenge

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Baseball: European Championship

Great Britain 7-10 Belgium
After 4/5 matches, Great Britain are sixth (bottom) in Pool B.

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Cycling: Tour of Britain – Stage 2

Day Results: Mark Cavendish 2nd, Russell Downing 5th, Luke Rowe 10th
General Classification: Rowe 3rd (+0’01”), Cavendish 5th (+0’04”), Downing 6th (+0’06”)
Points Classification: Downing 2nd (24 points), Rowe 3rd (21), Cavendish 6th (14)
Sprints Classification: Peter Williams 1st (15 points), Kristian House 3rd (9), Richard Handley 8th (4)
Mountain Classification: Russell Hampton 2nd (26 points), House 4th (22), Williams 8th (15)
Team GC: SKY Procycling 2nd (+ 0’02”), Endura Racing 3rd (s.t.)

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Cricket: Twenty20 International

England v South Africa abandoned due to rain.
England Women beat West Indies Women by 28 runs – 150-3 (20.0 overs) to 122-6 (20.0 overs)

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Squash: Costa Rica Open – Qualifying Round One

Phillip Bull beat Mauricio Bravo (CRC) 9/11 6/11 11/8 11/8 11/7

Squash: Malaysian Open – Qualifying Final

Lisa Aitken beat Zulhijah Binti Azan (MAS) 15/13 11/4 11/3

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Speedway: Elite League

Belle Vue Aces 11a7 – Wolverhampton Wolves
Peterborough Panthers 54-38 Eastbourne Eagles
Lakeside Hammers 47-43 Coventry Bees
Poole Pirates 49-41 Swindon Robins

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