World No 2 Andy Murray praised compatriot Kyle Edmund after defeating his Davis Cup team-mate 7-6 (11/9) 6-2 in the quarter-finals of the China Open.
Competing for the first time since sealing Great Britain's Davis Cup triumph over Belgium last weekend, the 20 year-old beat his more illustrious opponent 10-7 in a Tiebreak Ten final.
Kyle Edmund has been named alongside Andy Murray for Great Britains Davis Cup final tie against Belgium next week.
Andy Murray, Jamie Murray, Kyle Edmund and James Ward will carry Great Britain's hopes of delivering Davis Cup glory in the coming days following the draw announcement in Belgium.
Tim Henman is backing Kyle Edmund to crack the world's top 50 after the British youngster more than doubled his annual earnings with an exhibition victory over Davis Cup team-mate Andy Murray.