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Murray's first serve accuracy is equal to that of Kohlschreiber
This should not be confused with “concentrate on serving well.” He needs to make more serves rather than worry about bringing up the aces and three-shot service points.
Murray has been erratic on hard court for much of the year on both his first and second serves. The second serve issue is especially surprising considering the relative softness of the shot. He has made exactly 60 percent of his first serves in 2012.
To say his accuracy is (adjective) bad would be an understatement. It’s simply an unacceptable aspect of his otherwise solid game. Forty-two players have a higher percentage.
The second serve has needed some work in the Open as well. Murray’s seven double-faults in Round 3 catalyzed his most challenging match of the tournament. He needed four sets, including three tiebreakers, to beat the number 30 player in the world, Feliciano Lopez.