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Last Updated: Monday May 25 2009 15:39 GMT

Murray through in French Open

Andy Murray in action

Tennis ace Andy Murray is into the next round of the French Open tennis tournament.

Murray, the third best player in the world, beat Argentina's Juan Ignacio Chela in the first round on Sunday.

The 22-year-old won in straight sets, completing a 6-2 6-2 6-1 victory in just one hour and 43 minutes.

After the match Murray said he was pleased with his performance: "It was a very good win." Murray will now face Italy's Potito Starace on Wednesday.