The offer of a wildcard was tempting for Murray, who is carefully managing his comeback from hip resurfacing surgery and has largely focused on doubles matches so far. Murray opened the game with a double fault, and his forehand into the net gave Gasquet a match point that the 56thranked Frenchman converted when Murray sent a service return wide to end the match after 96 minutes.
After the match, the three-time grand slam victor admitted that he had needed more time to consider playing singles at the final major of the year, which starts in NY later this month, but was unable to delay his decision to accept a wild card offered by the United States Tennis Association. In the women's draw at the ATP-WTA event, 2011 victor Maria Sharapova, who last played here five years ago, came back from a pair of first-round defeats at Wimbledon and Toronto, defeating Alison Riske 6-3, 7-6 (7/4).
However, the 32-year-old wishes he had attempted to fight his way through qualifying to improve his fitness. 'Speed-wise I should be fully recovered by 12 months. In the second set though, Murray and Lopez began to make inroads on their opponent's serve and levelled the contest to force a Match Tie-Break.
The Scot was partnered by Pierre-Hugues Herbert at Wimbledon in the doubles while he played with Serena Williams - dubbed "SerAndy" - in the mixed doubles.
Gasquet, however, who won the Cincinnati Masters in 2008 and 2011, was too strong for his opponent.
Famous tennis player Andy Murray has decided not to play in the US Open singles. Murray has been playing doubles for the past two months, winning at Queen's Club in London with Feliciano Lopez. It will be exciting and interesting to see how I get on'. "I don't feel I was very slow out on the court (against Gasquet), but I was not as quick as I would have liked".
"I was a little bit exhausted, I felt a bit drained - but more mentally rather than physically". I felt fine, so that was positive thing - maybe it showed that I wasn't running enough!
"When he drop-shotted, there was a few times I didn't even run to the ball, didn't react to it, and that's nothing to do with my hip".
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Ashley Graham is expecting her first child with husband Justin Ervin , the model confirmed in a post on her Instagram . Finally, they zoom out and Graham shows off her adorable baby bump before the pair yells surprise and shares a kiss.
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Tyronn Lue is close to battling LeBron's Lakers
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Saaho Trailer is a Visual Feast
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