Kyle Edmund reminded the tennis world why he is British number one as he beat Australian teenager Alex de Minaur in straight sets to reach the second round of the French Open.
A professional, if not restrained performance from the 22-year-old saw him win 6-2 6-4 6-3 at Roland Garros against his 19-year-old opponent.
He had already beaten him earlier this month at the Estoril Open, but today’s win was far more measured – and important.
“Throughout the match, my concentration was generally very good.
“It’s something that doesn’t come overnight and he’s the sort of opponent who is really up for the battle if he gets a sniff.”
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