9:43 p.m. – February 23, 2021
Andy Murray fell as soon as he entered the competition in Montpellier on Tuesday, defeated by Egor Gerasimov (7-6, 6-1).
Andy Murray did not return to winning this Tuesday in Montpellier. The Scotsman, who started his 2021 season with a final at the Challenge tournament in Biella, Italy, held a round against Egor Gerasimov.
After being broken in the seventh game, the former Wimbledon winner was able to react and offered himself a set point in the deciding game but Egor Gerasimov, on his fourth opportunity, was able to seize his.
From then on, the match was one-sided for the 83rd in the world who, after winning the first five games of the second set, missed a first match point on the Briton’s serve and then sealed the fate of the match on his own stake. in play (7-6, 6-1 in 1h47 ′) to face the number 5 seed Jannik Sinner or Aljaz Bedene in the round of 16.