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Andy Murray crashes out of Australian Open after Federer defeat

Andy Murray has been knocked out of the Australian Open after losing in four sets to former world number one Roger Federer in the quarter finals.

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Andy Murray into second round with straight sets win

Andy Murray serves beneath the Melbourne sunshine. Credit: Reuters

Andy Murray has cruised into the second round of the Australian Open with a 6-1 6-1 6-4 win over Go Soeda of Japan.

Murray, making his return to Grand Slam action for the first time since back surgery in September, took just 87 minutes to overcome the world number 112.

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