Julien Benneteau

Scotland's Andy Murray will face Canada's Milos Raonic in Wimbledon final

Scotland's Andy Murray will face Canada's Milos Raonic in Wimbledon final

The Wimbledon gates opened Friday morning and, despite admonishments over the public-address system not to run, thousands of well-heeled fans charged up a hillside like a scene from “Braveheart” to claim a prime piece of real estate.

Those who had grounds passes – but not coveted Centre Court seats – unfurled their blankets on a grassy slope to watch on a cinema-sized, outdoor TV screen local hero Andy Murray make another run at tennis immortality.

The teeming fans were not disappointed, as Scotland’s Murray, who won men’s singles here three years ago, dominated Tomas Berdych, 6-3, 6-3, 6-3, to claim a spot in Sunday’s...

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