World number 5 Andy Murray to take on 47 rank Donald Young in the first round of Davis Cup 2015 on 6 March at Emirates Arena, Glasgow in Great Britain. Today’s match is going to be played on the hard surface indoor between these two players. The match has been scheduled to begin at 13:00 GMT and it will be streaming live on livetennis.com.
Head to head
Andy Murray 3:1 Donald Young
Murray and Young will face each other for the fifth time on a tennis court. Andy Murray is maintaining his dominance over Donald Young with 3-1 score. In all previous three meets at Davis Cup 2014 round-1, Bangkok and US Open in 2011 Murray beat Young comfortably. Donald Young managed to win against Murray when these two players met first time at Indian Wells Masters in 2011.
Before the match Young felt confident about the first match against Murray.
Donald Young said, “Now I feel a lot more comfortable and confident than I was last year. That was my first Davis Cup match, so I had a ton of nerves at the start of the match. It was always going to be tough, anyway, because he’s a great player. But I feel better and more confident now.”
Andy has got believed that lots of spectators and crowd will come to Glasgow to cheer home team. He said that supporters and fans will rise up when there are nerves moments in the match.
Murray said, “I would expect [the fans] will get right into it. It looks like a great arena. It’s a perfect size. If it’s packed I’m sure they will make a lot of noise and get right behind the team. It helps in all sports to get the crowd right behind you. There can sometimes be a few more nerves early because of it. But once you get through that it makes a big difference and it can help a lot.”
As per the past record and current form suggests that Andy Murray is favorite to win against Donald Young and as per our prediction Murray has got 70 percent chances to win world cup group round-1 of Davis Cup 2015.
Let’s have a look at the broadcasters of Donald Young vs Andy Murray match.
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Live score of Andy Murray vs Donald Young first round match can be taken from livescore.com tennis section.