The British number two was playing his first match since retiring during his third-round clash against Denis Shapovalov at the US Open with a back problem.

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Edmund was particularly dominant on first serve in his 6-4 6-2 win against Australia's Tomic, winning 23 of 25 points and hitting nine aces.
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Edmund loses to Donaldson in Chengdu
27/09/2017 AT 11:30
In the second round in China, sixth seed Edmund will face 20-year-old American Jared Donaldson.
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