London Olympics 2012: Murray brothers crash out in first round

London: World No. 4 Andy Murray’s Olympic campaign didn’t kick off on a positive note as he and his brother Jamie lost 5-7, 7-6 (8/6), 7-5 against Austria`s Jurgen Melzer and Alexander Peya in the first round of the Olympic doubles on Saturday.

Murray who recently lost the Wimbledon final against Federer entered the doubles seeking a gold with his brother, but the duo crashed out.

The Britain No. 1 will now fancy his chances for a gold in men’s singles.

Murray is scheduled to start his singles journey against Switzerland`s Stanislas Wawrinka on Sunday.

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