Montreal Masters: Andy Murray crashes out, Rafael Nadal into last-eight

The Wimbledon champion slumped to a shock 6-4, 6-3 defeat to Latvia's Ernests Gulbis, thus ending his 13-match winning streak.

updated: August 09, 2013 08:39 IST
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Montreal: Wimbledon champion Andy Murray slumped to a shock 6-4, 6-3 defeat to Latvia's Ernests Gulbis in the Montreal Masters on Thursday as Rafael Nadal subdued Poland's Jerzy Janowicz 7-6 (8/6), 6-4 to reach the quarter-finals.

Murray, who had won all five previous meetings with the colourful Gulbis, saw his 13-match winning streak ended.

The world number two now heads to Cincinnati for a final chance to tune his hardcourt form ahead of his US Open title defence starting in New York on August 26.

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