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Murray firing on all cylinders

Though Andy Murray is the lofty favorite, Jurgen Melzer has elevated his game and is ready for his Grand Slam breakthrough.

Updated: January 23, 2009, 10:31 AM ET
By Ravi Ubha | Special to ESPN.com

MELBOURNE, Australia -- Here's a look at some notable matches on Day 6 of the Australian Open:

Andy Murray (4) vs. Jurgen Melzer (31): Murray truly burst onto the tennis scene by marching to the U.S. Open final in September, and with a little better scheduling, might have opened his Grand Slam account in New York. Along the way the 21-year-old dismantled a fatigued Rafael Nadal in the semifinals and knocked off one of the hottest players at the time, Argentine Juan Martin Del Potro, ...

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