Andy Murray beats Kyle Edmund to reach China Open semi-finals
World number two Andy Murray found an extra gear when it mattered to beat Davis Cup team-mate Kyle Edmund 7-6 (11/9) 6-2 in the quarter-finals of the China Open.
Murray edged a tight first set in a tie-break and trailed 2-0 early in the second, but reeled off six games in a row to set up a semi-final clash with Spain's David Ferrer.
The 29-year-old, who is the top seed in Beijing following the withdrawal of world number one Novak Djokovic, had coasted through his second-round contest against Russian Andrey Kuznetsov, dropping just three games in a match lasting 76 m inutes.
But he needed... read more
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