Andy Murray vs. Aslan Karatsev LIVE: British star calms ship after losing his FIRST service game … but former Wimbledon still lags behind Russia’s top seed in its first ATP Tour final since 2019
- Andy Murray will face Russian Aslan Karatsev in the Sydney Tennis Classic final
- Murray defeated American Reilly Opel to qualify for his first ATP Tour final after 2019
- Karatsev defeated the British no. 2 Dana Evans and made it to the finals
- The latest tennis news, including action and live scores
Murray, who has survived years of injury, will compete in his first model race since the 2019 European Championships, where he defeated Stana Wawrinko and won his only individual trophy after hip surgery in January 2019.
Winning in Sydney would be an ideal preparation for Australian Open – which starts on Monday – but faces a tough task against Karatsev, who prevented Dan Evans from setting the first all-British final at the ATP Tour level.
Follow Oli Gamp from Sportsmail for a live broadcast of Andy Murray vs. Aslan Karatsev in the Sydney Tennis Classic final, including updates and updates from game to game.