Murray Wimbledon loss is big win for Oxfam

Sarah Coles
Roger Federer
Roger Federer

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The nation was collectively holding its head in its hands yesterday, when Andy Murray was resoundingly beaten by Roger Federer in the Wimbledon Men's Singles final. But while we were learning to live with 70 odd years of hurt, there was a silver lining for Oxfam.

One punter had put a bet on Federer almost a decade ago. He died in 2009 but left the betting slip to Oxfam in his will.