Andy Murray Targets Rafael Nadal's French Open Rule

Andy Murray does not have good memories of facing Rafael Nadal in French Open. This time though, he is raring to fight harder for a win in the semis as he tries to be the first Briton to reach the French Open final in 77 years.

updated: June 05, 2014 15:43 IST
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Paris: Andy Murray will on Friday attempt to become the first British man in 77 years to reach the French Open final but eight-time champion Rafael Nadal is standing in his way.

Bunny Austin was the last Briton to get to the men's championship match in 1937 while Fred Perry was the country's last winner in Paris two years earlier.

But Murray is making a habit out of shredding the history books -- his Wimbledon triumph last year ended Britain's 77-year wait for a men's title winner.

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