Salmond hails Murray’s Grand Slam win


Speaking after Scotland's Andy Murray defeated Serbia’s Novak Djokovic to win the 2012 US Open men's singles tennis championship in New York, First Minister Alex Salmond said:

"Congratulations to Andy Murray on what was a fantastic performance.  This is another brilliant win over Novak Djokovic and continues an amazing year for Andy. Now Olympic and US Open champion, Andy truly is a Scottish sporting legend and I’m certain that more grand slam titles will follow."