Murray out of Cincinnati event because of hip injury

Andy Murray, of Britain, serves to Milos Raonic, of Canada, during the semifinals of the Western & Southern Open tennis tournament, Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016, in Mason, Ohio. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

LONDON (AP) — Andy Murray has pulled out of next week's Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati because of an ongoing hip injury.

The top-ranked Murray has not played since his Wimbledon quarterfinal loss to Sam Querrey on July 12.

Murray said in a post on his Facebook page Wednesday that he is working hard to be fit for the U.S. Open, which starts on Aug. 28.

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