Andy Murray Through to Quarterfinals of Olympics
August 1, 2012 Leave a comment
Andy Murray went down a set, but fought his way back to advance to the quarterfinals.
Murray was broken in the first game by Marcos Baghdatis of Cyprus on Wednesday.
Baghdatis then went on to hold in his service game to take the lead 2-0.
In the third game, Murray won his first game. Murray then broke back for 2-all.
Baghdatis broke Murray again in the seventh game for 4-3. He then held on serve for 5-3 and forced Murray to serve to stay in the set.
Murray was able to hold his serve to stay in the set.
Before Baghdatis served for the set the crowd was chanting Murray’s name.
Baghdatis went on to win the set.
Murray opened up the second set strong with a 40-love service game.
Baghdatis then held on serve for 1-all.
Murray then won five games in a row to take the second set.
Murray took the lead quickly in the third set for 2-love.
Baghdatis fought back to bring the score to 4-5.
Murray served for the match and earned himself a spot in the quarterfinals.