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Andy Murray into Rio Olympics tennis semi-finals with Steve Johnson win

Andy Murray has has reached the semi-finals of the Olympics men's tennis singles.

The defending champion beat  American Steve 6-0 4-6 7-6 (7-2)

Murray sailed through the first set, with world number 22 Johnson levelling in the second.

A third round tie-break was needed for Murray to progress.

The Scot returns to the courts later on Friday with Heather Watson in the mixed doubles.

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