Andy Murray ‘starting to experience superior with just about every match’ immediately after cruising into next spherical of San Diego Open up

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ndy Murray booked his location in the second spherical of the San Diego Open with a relaxed straight-sets victory more than American Denis Kudla.

Murray experienced been thanks to deal with Kei Nishikori but the Japanese player pulled out with a again injuries, paving the way for fortunate loser Kudla to enter the draw.

The previous globe No1 showed no signs of any personal injury setbacks as he picked up a relatively straightforward 6-3 6-2 win.

Afterwards, he explained: “First and foremost it is good to be on the court docket healthful and competing week after week for the 1st time because 2017. It’s been a lengthy time and I’m starting off to experience better with every single match.”

After staying beset by damage difficulties because his hip medical procedures, Murray has savored a return to type in modern months. He achieved the quarter-finals of his final event in Metz and is edging at any time nearer to the top rated 100 in the planet.

It proved a good working day in San Diego for the British contingent as Cameron Norrie defeat Germany’s Dominik Koepfer 6-2 7-5. And in Chicago, Harriet Dart arrived through 3 sets to beat Beatriz Haddad-Maia 6-1 3-6 6-1.

Meanwhile, British No1 Dan Evans can take on previous Wimbledon runner-up Kevin Anderson later nowadays.