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Andy Murray will proceed his singles comeback in China subsequent month after confirming he’ll characteristic on the inaugural Zhuhai Championships and the China Open.
The previous World No 1 is again in motion at subsequent week’s Cincinnati Masters, the place he faces Richard Gasquet within the first spherical – the Briton’s first singles match because the Australian Open in January.
Murray marked his return from a second hip operation when teaming up with Feliciano Lopez to win the doubles within the Fever-Tree Championships at Queen’s Membership in June.
The 32-year-old went on to play each combined and males’s doubles at Wimbledon, and by enjoying in Cincinnati, Murray is testing the waters as as to if he might make his grand slam singles comeback on the US Open, which begins on August 26.
Murray is but to rule himself out of the US Open however confirmed he’ll characteristic on the Zhuhai Championships, which begins on September 23, earlier than enjoying on the China Open in Beijing every week later.
“I have always enjoyed playing in China and Zhuhai is meant to be a great city. It’s close to Macau and Hong Kong, with an impressive stadium and I can’t wait to experience it,” Murray mentioned on his Fb web page.
“I’ve got some great memories from playing in Beijing, it’s a really interesting city, and I’m looking forward to heading back there again!”
Murray received the China Open again in 2016, beating Grigor Dimitrov within the remaining.