Article

Murray unsure of US Open readiness after Cincinnati exit

14 août 2018 07:02

Andy Murray is unsure if he can withstand the demands of best-of-five-set matches ahead of the US Open following his shock exit from the Cincinnati Masters.

Former world number one and three-time grand slam champion Murray fell at the first hurdle on Monday, upstaged by Lucas Pouille 6-1 1-6 6-4.

Murray, who reached the Citi Open quarter-finals before withdrawing in Washington and pulling out from last week's Rogers Cup as he continues his recovery from hip surgery, made a sloppy start and failed to recover.

Playing his fourth tournament after missing almost a year due to an ongoing hip problem, Murray tallied eight double faults and was broken four times in a rusty display.

"Today's start of the match was not good at all," the 31-year-old Brit said. "It was a pretty bad first set and then after that, you know, got a little bit better.

"I physically felt okay. It's quick conditions here. I feel like he was a little bit sharper than me out there. I maybe wasn't reacting as quickly to some shots I would have liked." 

Actualités

16 novembre 2018

 18:30
 17:55
 17:35
 17:35
 17:20
 17:13
 17:04
 17:00
 16:54
 16:30
 16:29
 16:22
 15:46
 15:26
 15:18
 14:42
 14:23
 13:52
 13:26
 13:11
 12:36
 12:23
 12:19
 11:30
 11:13
 10:30
 10:15
 09:30
 09:30
 09:00
 08:56
 08:21
 07:22
 06:21
 05:41
 05:29
 05:25
 04:05
 03:10
 02:41
 02:24
 01:22
 01:14
 00:52
 00:42
 00:37
 00:34
 00:24
 00:20
 00:06
 00:03
 00:00

15 novembre 2018

 23:55
 23:52
 23:47
 23:29
 23:22
 23:01
 22:52
 22:51
 22:50
 22:45
 22:38
 21:59
 21:39
 21:27
 21:08
 20:43
 20:26
 20:00