Liam Broady v Andy Murray Live
The hustle for the 2016 Wimbledon title is underway, and world number 2, Andy Murray will be looking to kick off his campaign with a win against fellow Brit, Liam Broady. This will be the first meeting of these two professional players, and the first time Andy Murray will be playing against another British player at Wimbledon.
The 2nd seed and local hero, who was knocked out of the semifinal last year, comes into this game in very good form, winning all of his last five matches. These wins were against Nicholas Mahut (7-6(8) 7-6(1)), Aljaz Bedene (6-3 6-4), Kyle Edmund (6-4 3-6 6-1), Marin Cilic (6-3 4-6 6-3), and Milos Raonic (6-7(5) 6-4 6-3). The 22 year old, ranked making only his second Grand Slam appearance. He comes into this game in poor form, winning one and losing four of his last five matches. This single win was against Tim Smyczek (3-6 6-2 7-6(2)). The World number 235 has suffered recent defeats against Sam Groth (6-3 3-6 6-4), Luke Saville (3-6 6-2 7-6(5)), Grega Zmelja (6-2 3-6 6-4), and Daniel Evans (3-6 6-2 7-6(6)).
Andy Murray is widely expected to make the final of this tournament, and should have no problems defeating his opponent in this game.
Tags: Wimbledon, Andy Murray, Liam Broady, Grand Slam
Posted: 28th June 2016
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