Nice Britain’s Kyle Edmund has pulled out of this week’s Argentina Open on account of a throat an infection.
The 23-year-old British quantity two used to be because of play in Buenos Aires in his first pageant since achieving the semi-finals of the Australian Open.
The arena quantity 26 were scheduled to stand Spain’s Roberto Carballes Baena within the first spherical on Tuesday.
Edmund, who didn’t play in Britain’s Davis Cup loss to Spain, is anticipated to be have compatibility for subsequent week’s Rio Open.
A run to the general would imply Edmund would overtake Andy Murray to develop into British primary for the primary time.
Alternatively, that modify will occur on five March anyway after Murray’s issues for successful remaining yr’s Dubai Championships come off because the Scot, who has now not performed a aggressive fit since remaining yr’s Wimbledon, stays sidelined with a hip harm.