Who is James Duckworth? Andy Murray vs James Duckworth Wimbledon 2022 Preview

Andy Murray will kickstart his Wimbledon 2022 Men's Singles campaign on Monday when he takes on the Australian James Duckworth.

Murray heads into the first round of the 2022 Championships with little expectation hanging over him following a less-than-ideal pre-tournament run.

His first-round opponent is the Australian James Duckworth, who is a relative unknown heading into this summer's Championships. Here is everything you need to know about the World No.77.

Who is James Duckworth?

James Duckworth will make his Centre Court debut on Monday afternoon at the age of 30.

The Australian has been professional since 2010 but has never been an established household name in Men's Singles tennis, peaking at No.46 in the world rankings.

This game will be a huge test for Duckworth who suffered first-round defeats at the Australian and French Opens, losing to Adrian Mannarino and Mikael Ymer respectively.

That said, a close Round of 32 exit to the impressive Lorenzo Sonego at the Eastbourne Open a week prior to Wimbledon gives a reason for optimism.

Where to Watch Andy Murray vs James Duckworth?

British tennis fans will be able to watch Andy Murray vs James Duckworth on the BBC One channel. Wimbledon 2022 games will be available on the BBC red button throughout the day.

Those with a TV license will be able to stream the game on the go through the BBC iPlayer app.

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