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Murray hints at Cup return

Murray hints at Cup return

ANDY Murray fancies a few days in Monte Carlo.

Most would want the same. But MurrayŠ—Ès yearning for the Cote dŠ—ÈAzur is good news for Team GB.

ItŠ—Èll be tough. I assume theyŠ—Èll probably put it on clay. Monte Carlo would be good.

It means the world No.1 intends to return to Davis Cup action for the quarter-final in France from April 7-9.

The tennis knight missed the recent first-round victory in Canada to rest after his surprise last-16 defeat against Mischa Zverev.

The 29-year-old British No.1, said: Š—“My bodyŠ—Ès pretty pleased I took some time off. IŠ—Ève had enough rest and IŠ—Èll look forward to it.

Š—“ItŠ—Èll be tough. I assume theyŠ—Èll probably put it on clay. Monte Carlo would be good.Š—

Murray inspired victory over France at the QueenŠ—Ès Club in west London at the same stage on route to Cup glory in 2015.

Îà Quotes from Sky Sports

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Mike Donovan

Mike Donovan is a journalist and author who has covered tennis for 30 years. He was tennis correspondent on Today, the first all-electronic, all-colour newspaper, and contributed to the official Wimbledon website. He has scribed for most national dailies and magazines on the sport of the fuzzy green ball, as the late Bud Collins used to describe tennis. Mike has twice won British Sports Writer of the Year awards. He is the author of a variety of football books and has one out on Pitch Publishing called The King of White Hart Lane: The Authorised Biography of Alan Gilzean, a Tottenham Hotspur, Dundee and Scotland footballing icon. It is a follow up to Glory, Glory Lane related to the 118-year history of Spurs at White Hart Lane.

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