Andy Murray unable to continue his fine run at the Western & Southern Open on Tuesday.

Andy Murray was unable to continue his fine run at the Western & Southern Open on Tuesday.

Murray, a former two-time champion of the event, was stopped by Milos Raonic who sealed his first win over the Briton in six years.

Andy Murray
Andy Murray unable to continue his fine run at the Western & Southern Open on Tuesday.—

Murray headed into his last-16 date with Raonic having stepped up his return to competitive tennis with impressive wins against Frances Tiafoe and world No 7 Alexander Zverev.

But the Scot, who has battled injury problems, including two major hip surgeries, was left frustrated and unable to reach the same heights against Raonic in a 6-2 6-2 defeat.

“It was poor,” admitted Murray during his press conference.

“I didn’t play well, yeah, it was not a good day. The positives are that I got three matches in. Physically, I pulled up OK. Today, I don’t know if it was because I was fatigued or not. I didn’t feel particularly tired but I was certainly hitting some pretty bad tennis shots.

“I’m not happy with that level of performance, to be honest, so clearly a lot of work to do on my game before the US Open starts,” Murray told Sky Sports.


A scrappy fifth game by Murray handed Raonic the first break of serve in the match. The big-serving Canadian, who had already dumped out British No 1 Dan Evans a day earlier, appeared eager to make the Scot his next victim at the tournament.

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