Andy Murray beats Grigor Dimitrov to win China Open
Andy Murray has beaten Grigor Dimitrov in straight sets to win the China Open.
The Scot won 6-4 7-6 (7-2) to claim his fifth tournament of the year in his ninth final of what’s been an excellent 2016 for the British No.1.
Murray has made no secret of his desire to become world No.1 and this result will do no harm in his quest to topple Novak Djokovic.
After the Serb won the opening two Grand Slams of the year, Murray won both Wimbledon and Olympic gold before Stan Wawrinka won the US Open.
Dimitrov was a dangerous opponent for Murray, having beaten both Wawrinka and Rafael Nadal in 2016 but... read more
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