as declared in Murray was knocked out of the Australian Open in January by world number 50 Mischa ZverevWorld number one Andy Murray beat Tunisia’s Malek Jaziri in straight sets at the Dubai Championships in his first match for six weeks.
“I think I started well, but it was a tough match, missing a little bit something to push a little bit more to be a little bit more active.
Jaziri, ranked 51st in the world, broke Murray’s serve early on but the top seed recovered to win 6-4 6-1.
Murray, 29, was playing for the first time since his fourth-round defeat at the Australian Open last month.
Second seed Stan Wawrinka made an early exit with a shock 7-6 (7-4) 6-3 defeat by Damir Dzumhur of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
according to Highlights of the first round match between Andy Murray and Malek Jaziri from the Dubai Tennis ChampionshipsAndy Murray was victorious in his first match since a shock exit at January’s Australian Open, winning in the first round of the Dubai Tennis Championship.
In the second round, Murray will face Spain’s Guillermo Garcia-Lopez, who won their last meeting in Indian Wells in 2012.
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The world No 1 defeated Malek Jaziri, the world No 51, 6-4 6-1 on Tuesday to begin his challenge for his first title in the desert.
Jaziri bizarrely called for the trainer at 0-40 in the fourth game, resuming after a brief conversation, but did not win another game.
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