Andy Murray meets and takes a selfie in Rio with NBA superstar... (PIC INSIDE)


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Andy Murray meets and takes a selfie in Rio with NBA superstar... (PIC INSIDE)

British tennis player Andy Murray met a basketball superstar Kevin Durant while featuring the Olympics in Rio De Janeiro. The 29-year-old Briton is due to represent his country in both - singles, and doubles with his brother Jamie Murray.

On the other side, Durant, 27, arrived in Rio with the USA Basketball Men's National team. The three-time Grand Slam champion opened up his singles campaign on Sunday with a straight set win over Serbian Viktor Troicki 6-3 6-2.

Durant made a winning start with the USA team as they easily saw off China in their first match in Rio 119-62. The 2014 National Basketball Association (NBA) MVP contributed to his team with 25 points, four rebounds, six assists, and two steals in just 22 minutes and 19 seconds of play.

Murray who says that he is a big basketball fan roots for the Miami Heat in the (NBA). Durant plays for the Golden State Warriors. Photo--Daily Mail UK Also Read: Andy Murray: 'Seeing Usain Bolt winning the 100 meter race in Beijing stands out as my Olympics memory'