Murray beats Lopez to reach US Open 4th round

Updated: 05 September 2011 10:22 IST

Fourth-seeded Andy Murray moved into the US Open fourth round by beating No. 25 Feliciano Lopez 6-1, 6-4, 6-2 on Sunday.

Murray beats Lopez to reach US Open 4th round
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Fourth-seeded Andy Murray moved into the US Open fourth round by beating No. 25 Feliciano Lopez 6-1, 6-4, 6-2 on Sunday.

Murray is a three-time Grand Slam finalist, including at Flushing Meadows in 2008, but is still seeking Britain's first major championship in men's singles since 1936.

He improved to 6-0 against Lopez, including a victory in the Wimbledon quarterfinals this year.

Murray made only 16 unforced errors Sunday, while Lopez had 44.

Murray's next opponent is 84th-ranked Donald Young of the United States.

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