Andy Murray resumes his epic run on the Australian Open when he battles Roberto Bautista Agut within the third spherical.
The Scot rolled again the years to defeat Thanasi Kokkinakis in 5 units, overcoming a two-set deficit to prevail in what was the longest match of his profession.
After greater than 10 hours on courtroom, having dispatched Matteo Berrettini in a equally lengthy contest within the first spherical, Murray is eager to get well rapidly after ending at 4am native time on Friday.
Murray resumed coaching simply 14 hours after his outstanding win, underlining his dedication to his resurgence at 35 years of age.
Here’s all you want to know concerning the third-round match at Melbourne Park.
When is Andy Murray’s subsequent match?
Murray will play his third-round match on Saturday evening in Australia (Saturday morning UK time) with the competition scheduled to start at 7pm native time (8am GMT).
It provides Murray readability surrounding his schedule, with out the necessity to watch for different matches to complete earlier than taking to Margaret Court Arena.
Who will Andy Murray play subsequent?
After knocking out Thanasi Kokkinakis in 5 units, Murray will play Roberto Bautista Agut.
Bautista Agut is the twenty fourth seed and he additionally got here again from two units down within the second spherical, beating American Brandon Holt.
Bautista Agut is the final seed in Murray’s quarter of the draw, earlier than a possible semi-final with Novak Djokovic.
How to observe the Australian Open 2023
You can watch the Australian Open dwell on Eurosport within the UK. The motion will likely be broadcast on Eurosport’s TV channels, or followers can tune into Discovery+ to stream the event, the place an Entertainment & Sport cross is offered for both £6.99/month or £59.99/yr.
Sky has additionally introduced that beginning right now, Discovery+ will likely be out there at no further price for Sky clients, together with for Sky Glass and Sky Stream clients.
If you’re not already a Sky buyer, you will get a Sky Stream field, which comes with Sky TV and a Netflix primary plan. The machine is presently discounted in Sky’s winter sale (was £26 per 30 days, now £24 per 30 days, Sky.com). This is Sky’s new machine, and doesn’t require a satellite tv for pc dish because it streams Sky straight over wifi.
Meanwhile, ESPN has the rights within the US.
Australian Open 2023 event schedule
Saturday 21 January: Men’s singles, ladies’s singles – third spherical
Sunday 22 January: Men’s singles, ladies’s singles – fourth spherical
Monday 23 January: Men’s singles, ladies’s singles – fourth spherical
Tuesday 24 January: Men’s singles, ladies’s singles – quarter-finals
Wednesday 25 January: Men’s singles, ladies’s singles – quarter-finals
Thursday 26 January: Women’s singles – semi-finals
Friday 27 January: Men’s singles – semi-finals
Saturday 28 January: Women’s singles closing
Sunday 29 January: Men’s singles closing