Murray served for it but cannot close the fourth and Federer takes advantage of it in the breaker. To a fifth set we go... the first fifth set to be played between these two
Murray gets the all-important first game of the fifth set and he's up 1-0. During the changeover he asks: "Can I have another banana?" It'll be waiting for him at the next change of ends
Also, per the ATP, Federer has never played two back-to-back five-set matches at a Grand Slam. He beat Tsonga in five sets Wednesday night
Federer shanks a backhand and Murray has the break. 2-0 in the final set
Murray holds for 3-0 in just 12 minutes. Federer too tired?
Murray has dialed in to start this final set and knocks a down-the-line forehand winner for 4-1. Federer still down just one break.
Federer holds for 2-4 and Murray will serve again. Remember, Murray tightened up when serving for it in the fourth.
Murray holds! 5-2 in the final set, but still just a one-break deficit for Federer.
Match points for Murray on Federer's serve at 2-5 15-40!