Wimbledon final watched by 16.9 million in UK

  • A peak audience of 16.9 million viewers in the UK watched Roger Federer’s victory over Andy Murray in the Wimbledon final.

    The peak came towards the end of the match while the average audience sat at 11.4 million.

    The highest average figure for a Wimbledon final was 17.3 million when Bjorn Borg beat John McEnroe in 1980.

    Federer beat Murray 4-6, 7-5, 6-3, 6-4 on Sunday.