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Andy Murray crashes out of Vienna Open in straight sets defeat to Carlos Alcaraz

Andy Murray crashes out of Vienna Open in straight sets defeat to promising Spanish teenager and US Open quarter-finalist Carlos Alcaraz

  • Andy Murray lost 6-4 6-3 to Carlos Alcaraz on the last-16 of the Vienna Open
  • It is the previous British and world No 1’s first ever defeat in the Austrian capital
  • Promising teenager Alacaraz, 18, reached the US Open quarter-finals this year
  • Murray beat Alcaraz at Indian Wells this month however the Spaniard bought his revenge











Andy Murray’s nine-match unbeaten run in Vienna got here to an finish by way of a defeat to promising Spanish teenager Carlos Alcaraz on the last-16 stage of the town’s Open. 

The three-time Grand Slam winner beat world No 10 Hubert Hurkacz in spherical one earlier this week to enhance his kind, however was no match for US Open quarter-finalist Alcaraz in Austria. 

The 18-year-old Spaniard edged a primary set that lasted effectively over an hour following a flurry of early breaks from each gamers, and whereas Murray edged forward in the second set by way of a break, Alcaraz turned on the offensive to produce a shocking comeback to win 6-3 6-4.

Andy Murray crashed out of the Vienna Open on the last-16 stage with defeat to Carlos Alcaraz

Murray beat 18-year-old Alcaraz at Indian Wells this month but the Spaniard got his revenge

Murray beat 18-year-old Alcaraz at Indian Wells this month however the Spaniard bought his revenge

Alcaraz reached the final eight at Flushing Meadows this year however Murray beat {the teenager} on the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells earlier this month. 

Now the Spaniard, who’s ranked at world no 38, has his revenge over the previous British and world No 1.  

More to observe. 

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