China Open: Andy Murray loses to Dominic Thiem in quarter-final

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Britains Andy Murray was beaten 6-2 7-6 (7-3) by top-seed Dominic Thiem at the quarter-finals of their China Open.
Even the 32-year-old, in his singles quarter-final in over a year after hip operation in January, was busted early in both places.
Murray broke back to force a tie-break once the Austrian served at 5-4 in the second group for victory.
Nevertheless, dominated the victory in Beijing.
Murray produced numerous volleys and signature fall shots and transferred freely during an evenly balanced game.
Will perform the Karen Khachanov from the semi-finals of Russia after the conquer Italys Fabio Fognini 3-6 6-3 6-1.
Murrays past ATP Tour singles appearance has been a beat by Spaniard Fernando Verdasco at the Shenzhen Open at September 2018.
The Scotsman will continue this weekend to his singles comeback at the Shanghai Open later having a wildcard entry.
Hes won the title in Shanghai in 2010, 2011 and 2016 – about three previous occasions.
Meanwhile 33, world number two Rafael Nadal, who won his first Grand Slam title at the usa Open in Septemberand 5 October owing to your wrist injury, have pulled out of the tournament in Zhuhai apart.
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