Defending champion Andy Murray put on a late night display at the US Open to cruise through to the second round after rain postponed play, while two-time winner Venus Williams suffered defeat.
Andy Murray serves during his first round match against Michael Llodra at the US Open on August 28, 2013, in New York. Murray took just 98 minutes to win after rain delayed the match for four hours.
Third-seeded Murray, who snapped Britain's 76-year wait for a men's Grand Slam champion when he triumphed in New York last year, needed just 98 minutes to get past 33-year-old Frenchman Michael Llodra, 6-2, 6-4, 6-3.
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