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'You always want to win a tournament in your own country': Kyle Edmund insists he is not looking ahead to Wimbledon as he eyes Queen's title Kyle Edmund is to make his return from injury at The Queen's Club on Tuesday  The British No 1 will face tournament top seed Stefanos Tsitsipas in round one Despite Wimbledon coming up, Edmund insists his mentality does not change 

By Luke Augustus for MailOnline

Published: 09:20 BST, 17 June 2019 | Updated: 09:20 BST, 17 June 2019

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Kyle Edmund says his mentality for the LTA Fever Tree Championships at The Queen's Club hasn't changed as he bids to win the tournament on his injury comeback.

The British No 1 hasn't played competitively since May 30 when he had to withdraw during his French Open second-round clash with Pablo Cuevas due to a knee injury.

Edmund's first match since that defeat comes on home soil on Tuesday against top seed Stefanos Tsitsipas in the first round of Queen's.

Kyle Edmund is determined not to look ahead to Wimbledon as he eyes a first Queen's title

Kyle Edmund is determined not to look ahead to Wimbledon as he eyes a first Queen's title

The British No 1 takes on tournament top seed in Stefanos Tsitsipas (pictured) in round one

The British No 1 takes on tournament top seed in Stefanos Tsitsipas (pictured) in round one

And despite the prestigious Wimbledon beginning on July 1, the 24-year-old insists his focus is solely on Queen's.

'No, my mentality won't change for Queens. It's still a tournament like any other tournament you go to, in wanting to win,' he told Sportsmail at the National Tennis Centre, the LTA's home of tennis.

'My first memory of Queen's is probably just watching it on

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