Opening match Mardy Fish victim Andy Murray was not the only player to head out of the Miami Masters prematurely.

The world No3’s surprising loss was preceded by those of Rui Machado and Frederico Gil during qualifying while Michelle Brito also found her first opponent in the draw proper too good.

Machado returned to action this week in Naples where the Algarvean had reached the second round at the time of the Algarve Resident going to press.