Andy Murray beats Nick Kyrgios to reach quarter-finals
Andy Murray beats Australian rising star Nick Kyrgios with a clinical performance to reach his ninth Wimbledon quarter-final. Nick Kyrgios matched with Murray for 40 minutes and challenge faded quickly under sustained pressure from the Scot. Murray, the 2013 champion, is into the last eight without dropping a set.
The Briton won 7-5 6-1 6-4 on Centre Court and will next face French 12th seed Jo-Wilfried Tsonga on Wednesday.
He has won eight matches in a row and joins Pete Sampras and John McEnroe in reaching nine consecutive Wimbledon quarter-finals.
The Championships, Wimbledon, commonly known just as Wimbledon, is the oldest tennis tournament in the world and is widely considered the most prestigious. It has been held at the All England Club in Wimbledon, London since 1877.