Andy Murray put a brighter shine on his finest tennis season by winning his second straight Olympic gold medal in singles on Sunday night, but surely Juan Martin Del Potro deserves something more precious than silver.
It won’t be ranking points or prize money. This Olympic tennis tournament offered neither, but Del Potro gave it his all just the same, providing start-to-finish entertainment and sentimental resonance.
— Team GB (@TeamGB) August 15, 2016
Back-to-back Olympic gold 🏅.
— BBC Sport (@BBCSport) August 15, 2016