The Scottish tennis icon was bidding to become the first player in the sport’s history to win four Olympic medals but it wasn’t meant to be after he and Salisbury lost by the finest of margins (7-10) following a tie break in the final set.
Losing out by the finest of margins
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The three-time Grand Slam winner won silver in the Mixed Doubles competition in London 2012, where he also won gold in the men’s singles events. He defended his title four years later in Rio de Janeiro but a fourth medal has eluded him.