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Andy Murray won the ATP Miami Masters 2013 by defeating David Ferrer

British second seed Andy Murray on 31 March 2013 won the ATP Miami Masters by defeating Spanish third seed David Ferrer  by 2-6, 6-4, 7-6 (7/1) in Miami, Florida.

Apr 1, 2013 15:49 IST
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British second seed Andy Murray on 31 March 2013 won the ATP Miami Masters by defeating Spanish third seed David Ferrer  by 2-6, 6-4, 7-6 (7/1) in Miami, Florida.

It was Andy Murray’s 26th career tour title, and second of the year after having wining the Brisbane International in a tough two hours and 45 minutes.

David Ferrer collapsed with a cramp two points from the finish and Murray took a stagger earlier in the final set.

Some Facts about Andy Murray


• It was his second Miami title. He had also won the same title in 2009.
• Andy Murray will rise to World No. 2, ahead of Roger Federer, while Ferrer will move past Rafael Nadal to become fourth in the rankings.
• Andy Murray defeated David Ferrer for the seventh time in 12 career meetings. Ferrer's only win over Murray off clay was at the 2011 ATP World Tour Finals.
• The victory was Andy Murray's ninth victory in a Masters 1000 series event.

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