#Tennis: #AndyMurray fightback inspires #DavisCup opening-round win for #GreatBritain

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Andy Murray fought back from a set down to beat Tallon Griekspoor 6-7 (7), 6-4, 7-6 (5) in two hours and 55 minutes on Wednesday as Great Britain won their Davis Cup opener against the Netherlands.

The opening-round clash in Madrid marked Murray’s first Davis Cup match in three years, and proved a tough test for the Scot, who lost the first set narrowly in a tiebreak — in which he held a set point — before surrendering a 3-1 lead in the second frame.

Murray, 32, showed his signature grit to clinch the set 6-4, however, and demonstrated even greater resolve in the decider.

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