Andy Murray Breezes Past Lu Yen-hsun, Marches to Third Round
Andy Murray beat Lu Yen-hsun in the second round of Wimbledon on Thursday.
Andy Murray produced the kind of imperious form that has propelled him into two grand slam finals this year as he beat Taiwan’s Lu Yen-hsun 6-3, 6-2, 6-1 in the second round of Wimbledon on Thursday.
Lu, the son of a chicken farmer, had jumped out to a 2-0 lead before extending it to 3-1 in the opening set. However, once Murray had levelled for 3-3, it did not take him long to take control of the match.
From 3-2 up in the second set, Murray won seven games on the trot as Lu struggled to find a way to keep pace with Murray’s potent groundstrokes.
A Lu double fault on match point allowed Murray to hurry off court for a royal audience with the Duchess of Cornwall.
(With inputs from Reuters)
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