Andy Murray will take part in the Indianapolis tennis championships next week. It will be Murray’s first tournament after losing his quarter final match to eventual winner Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon.
Murray who was still injured this time last year will be looking to start his prepeations for a vital US hard court season, he has few points to defend in the next two months and will be aiming to put in another good grand slam performance at the US open in September.
Murray will be joined by James Blake, who is the highest ranked player currently enrolled to play. Blake is currently eighth in the world one place ahead of Andy Murray.
The Indianapolis tennis championships is the first tournament on the “US Open Series” – the self proclaimed greatest road trip in sports. The series will include master events, the Rogers Cup in Toronto, the Western & Southern Financial Group Masters event in Cincinnati and of coarse the US Open.
US sports networks to go all out to promote this event and last years bloopers of the ads is still priceless, Watch a younger Nadal really struggle with English in this clip from 2007.