19 Apr 2012

Murray coming to grips with clay

12:55 pm on 19 April 2012

Scotland's Andy Murray has made an encouraging start to the clay court tennis season with a comprehensive 6-0 6-3 win over Serbian Victor Troicki at the Monte Carlo Masters.

Firmly focussed on next month's French Open campaign the world number three says he's learning to be patient on clay.

The second seed Rafael Nadal is bidding for a record eighth straight title in Monte Carlo.