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Andy Murray expressed sympathy for Naomi Osaka after she was rattled by a heckler during her second-round loss on Saturday night at Indian Wells, but said unruly fans were an unfortunate part of sports.

Osaka was thrown off her game and began to cry after a person screamed, “Naomi, you suck!” early on in her eventual 6-0, 6-4 loss to Veronika Kudermetova.

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