Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates a win over Kyle Edmund of the Great Britain during Day Five of the Citi Open at the Rock Creek Tennis Center on August 1, 2018 in Washington, DC. Mitchell Layton/Getty Images/AFP
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Three-time Grand Slam winner Andy Murray collected the biggest victory of his injury comeback Wednesday at the ATP and WTA Washington Open while defending champion Alexander Zverev booked a matchup with his older brother. Murray, sidelined by a right hip injury for 11 months until returning in June, ousted fourth seed Kyle Edmund 7-6 (4), 1-6, 6-4 in an all-British matchup to reach the third round of the hard court tuneup for the U.S. Open.Former world No. 1 Murray, now ranked 832nd, outlasted his 18th-ranked rival, breaking on a forehand return winner to advance after 2 hours, 32 minutes.Romania's 93rd-ranked Marius Copil, who sent home French 14th seed Jeremy Chardy 6-4, 6-4, was set to face Murray Thursday for a quarterfinal berth.Petkovic, down a set and a break, rallied and won the final four games to reach the quarterfinals, her first victory over a top-10 foe since beating then-No.
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