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Murray advances to 2nd round in Wimbledon

June 24, 2013

LONDON (AP) — Second-seeded Andy Murray of Britain defeated Benjamin Becker of Germany 6-4, 6-3, 6-2 to reach the second round at Wimbledon on Monday.

Murray, who lost to Roger Federer in last year’s final, is bidding again to become the first British player to win the men’s Wimbledon singles trophy since Fred Perry in 1936.

Murray broke his opponent five times and served 11 aces.

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