Tennis – Murray outguns young German to advance at Open

Tennis - Murray outguns young German to advance at Open– World number two Andy Murray wore down German teenager Alexander Zverev to win his opening match in straight sets at the Australian Open on Tuesday. Murray, a four-time finalist in Melbourne and last year’s runner-up won 6-1, 6-2, 6-3 in 2hr 7min and will face Australia’s Sam Groth in the second round. “Alex fought right through to the last point so he made it very competitive at the end in tough conditions today,” Murray said.

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