07/07/2013 03:34 pm ET

Wimbledon Twitter Reactions: Andy Murray Wins Congratulations From British Athletes, Celebs


After becoming the first British man to win Wimbledon since Fred Perry in 1936, Andy Murray shared his disbelief with his nearly two million followers on Twitter.

All professional athletes know pressure. But few have likely experienced the weight of expectation that burdened Murray when he arrived at Centre Court for the 2013 Wimbledon men's singles final on Sunday. After Murray vanquished Djokovic on Centre Court at the All England Club, some of the most notable British athletes and celebrities offered their congratulations:

British Athletes, Celebs Congratulate Murray