Tennis – US Open ’18: Andy Murray Makes A Winning Return

Andy Murray

Andy Murray made a blazing comeback to Grand Slam tennis, as he defeated Australia’s James Duckworth in the US Open’s initial round.

The 31-year-old won 6-7 (5-7) 6-3 7-5 6-3 on the new Louis Armstrong Stadium at Flushing Meadows.

It was Murray’s first best-of-five-set match in 14 months, having had medical procedure on a long-term hip damage in January.

The Scot will now play Spanish 31st seed Fernando Verdasco in the second round of the ongoing US Open 2018.

He has confronted a lengthy, difficult experience to recuperation subsequent to selecting to have medical procedure, returning early this year and despite everything he was not sufficiently fit to play five sets at Wimbledon.

Indications of pressure were clear as he surrounded his first Slam win since beating France’s Benoit Paire in the Wimbledon fourth round a year ago, a double fault at 30-15 in the last diversion briefly deferring his triumph.

In any case, a sharp scamper from the baseline finished in an extending scoop over the net before an intense first serve on coordinate point put Duckworth on the back foot.

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