Twitter pays tribute to Andy Murray

Andy Murray's victory at the US Open sparked an outpouring of congratulations from stars on Twitter. Here's a selection of the comments from the world of sport and celebrity.

Rafael Nadal - @RafaelNadal - Congrats to @andy_murray to achieve his first Grand Slam! He and Nole has played a great US Open final, both deserved to win.

Andre Agassi - @AndreAgassi - Well deserved...Congratulations to the #USOPEN Champion Andy Murray!!!

David Cameron - @Number10gov - PM: "Delighted Andy Murray is continuing a golden summer of sport by winning the US Open. A truly great victory #Murray

Ben Ainslie - @AinslieBen - Huge congrats to @andy_murray. The flood gates have opened

Graeme Swann - @Swannyg66 - Well done Andy Murray. Well done indeed. I hope you go and get plastered with Fergie and James Bond to celebrate.

Victoria Pendleton - @V_Pendleton - Congrats @Andy_Murray for US Open victory last night!

Rory McIlroy - @McIlroyRory - Massive congrats Andy Murray!!!! The first of many and well worth the wait!

Jimmy Carr - @JimmyCarr - Andy Murray has just made me cry. The man is a God. I'm so happy.

Stephen Fry - @StephenFry - Glory glory glory glory glory GLORY be!!! Andy Murray, you beauty! #USOpen

Sir Chris Hoy - @chrishoy - So pleased for Andy Murray, thoroughly deserved after the frustrations of the last couple of years. Great job mate!

Jenson Button - @JensonButton - Congratulations Andy Murray for winning the U.S Open, top effort.#champion

Lethal Bizzle - @LethalBizzle - Yessssssssss! Andy Murray!! Immense. Proud of you! Dx #usopen

Kevin Spacey - @KevinSpacey - Congratulations @Andy_Murray on your well deserved, brilliant win at US Open. I cheer your victory & everyone back home is so happy for you!

Russell Crowe - @RussellCrowe - Andy Murray on a roll. You champion.

David Walliams - @DavidWalliams - Andy Murray not only won his first Grand Slam, he had Sir Sean Connery cheering him on. #jamesbondhelpedAndy win.

Dara O’Briain - @DaraOBriain - So happy for Andy Murray. Hope he wins many, many more...

David Haye - @MrDavidHaye - Get used to seeing @Andy_Murray winning Grand Slams... This is how it's going to be from now on!! Congratulations Andy 'The Machine' Murray

Ricky Hatton - @realRickyHatton - @andy_murray Congrats my mate. First of many.you've proved to yourself you can do it now & you'll be an even better player because of it.

Irvine Welsh - @WelshIrvine - Not often I can say it's a great night to be Scottish in sport, especially in the USA. BUT it's a great night to be Scottish in sport in USA