Andy Murray, at a press convention in Zhuhai, the place he received his first spherical match, expressed his opinion on the format adopted for the Davis Cup. The British tennis participant three time Slams champion defined to Punto de break: “I really like dwelling and away Davis Cup matches.
I do not just like the Spherical Robin format, as a result of there are matches that generally haven’t any significance. There have been matches the place there was nobody within the stands. For me, an important factor about taking part in the Davis Cup is the particular environment, each at dwelling and away.
I would really like it to return again for all of the gamers and all of the groups.”
Murray takes about Novak Djokovic
Andy Murray then talked about Novak Djokovic, with whom he has all the time had a terrific rivalry which gave rise to matches destined to stay within the historical past of tennis and which, definitely, prevented him from taking any extra satisfaction.
Simply consider the 4 finals performed between the 2 on the Australian Open, all received by the Serbian. The Briton praised Novak Djokovic’s power and longevity, underlining how particular the tempo and stage that the latter manages to keep up on the age of 36: “He’s spectacular.
The motivation and vitality to maintain successful and hold acting at that stage is good. I feel between everybody, Roger, Rafa, they’ve had lengthy careers, however definitely none of them, I feel, have performed on the stage of Novak at this stage of their careers.” Nice Britain has not too long ago achieved qualification for the Davis Cup Finals, and did so in a daring and memorable means by canceling multiple match level within the decisive doubles match in opposition to France.
A elementary factor of the British workforce was additionally Andy Murray. Andy Murray, as talked about, is presently concerned within the Zhuhai event, the place he’ll take the sector on Saturday 23 September for the spherical of 16 and due to this fact play for a spot within the quarterfinals in opposition to Aslan Karatsev, who he defeated in a hard-fought match within the earlier spherical Matteo Arnaldi.