Wimbledon 2013 Britwatch: Andy Murray, Elena Baltacha, Kyle Edmund and more - who's on court today
Monday 24 June 2013
World ranking: 2
Fresh from his triumph at Queen's, Murray starts his campaign against the 32-year-old German Benjamin Becker in a rematch of the quarter-final there earlier this month, where Murray prevailed 6-4, 7-6. It was the only time the two have previously met. Becker has progressed from the first round in five of his six Wimbledon tournaments, but the world No 95 has never made it past the second round of the competition.
World ranking: 185
Recently returned from foot surgery to win the Aegon Challenge, and faces Italy's Flavia Pennetta, ranked 27 places higher than her at 158.
World ranking: 442
Edmund, winner of the boys' doubles at the French Open, faces a tough start to his first Grand Slam tournament against 24th seed Jerzy Janowicz.
World ranking: 232
The 25-year-old lost in the first round last year, and plays Italy's Camila Giorgi, who reached the fourth round at SW19 last year.
World ranking: 137
Handed a big ask to knock out 16th seed Jelena Jankovic. However, Jankovic has lost in the first round in her last two visits to Wimbledon.
World ranking: 215
A victory could set up an all-British clash against Andy Murray in the second round if he beats Taiwan's world No 74 Lu Yen-hsun.
World ranking: 215
The British No 6 has reached the fourth round for the last two years. Takes on Spain's Garbine Muguruza, who is playing her first Wimbledon.
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