Topics

Marina Erakovic

Steady In Face Of Kyrgios' 'Antics,' Murray Wins At US Open

Steady In Face Of Kyrgios' 'Antics,' Murray Wins At US Open

NEW YORK (AP) — Nick Kyrgios does what he wants and says what he wants on a tennis court, seemingly no matter the ramifications, and amid all the near-napping, cursing and racket smashing, he troubled Andy Murray for moments at the U.S. Open. Only for brief moments, though. In the tournament's most-anticipated first-round matchup, the No. 3-seeded Murray hit 18 aces, saved 11 of 14 break points and, perhaps most importantly, stayed steady in the face of Kyrgios' various distractions, putting together a 7-5, 6-3, 4-6, 6-1 victory Tuesday night. "Obviously, for me, it's important when you're playing against him," Murray said, "to just...

Loading
69°