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Madrid Open: Andy Murray Qualifies For Third Round

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Updated May 9, 2017

Madrid Open: Andy Murray Qualifies For Third RoundWorld number one Andy Murray on Tuesday advanced to the third round of the Madrid Open after beating Romanian Marius Copil.

The Briton, who had a first-round bye, progressed to the next stage with a straight-set win of 6-4 6-3.

Though he was not at his peak early on, he broke his 104-seeded opponent at 5-4 to take the first set, and pounced again at 3-2 in the second.

The 29-year-old will face Croatia’s Borna Coric or France’s Pierre-Hugues Herbert in the last 16.