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


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.