Felix Auger-Aliassime discusses how he defeated Andy Murray to win his maiden ATP championship.

9 in the world Felix Auger-Aliassime, who won his maiden ATP title in Rotterdam, described playing Andy Murray as “amazing.” The 21-year-old Auger-Aliassime won his first ATP championship earlier this year after defeating Stefanos Tsitsipas in the Rotterdam final.

Auger-Aliassime defeated three-time Grand Slam champion Murray 6-3 6-4 in the Rotterdam round of 16. The two have already met once, with Auger-Aliassime triumphing over Murray at the US Open in 2020. “Taking on Andy, one of the greatest players in our sport’s history, is always an honor.

The game was quite enjoyable. I got off to an incredible start and produced some of my greatest tennis of the year. I was up 4-0 when he broke me, like he always does.