Tennis

Andy Murray - a career in pictures

2 monthes ago   |   By The Guardian

Three-time grand-slam champion Andy Murray is set to retire from tennis and could make the Australian Open his final tournament, admitting he can no longer play at the top level after enduring years of significant hip issues. But the Scot can look back at a career that delivered the biggest prizes, including three grand slam titles and two Olympic gold medals
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How has Andy Murray's hip injury brought him to the brink of retirement?

2 monthes ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

What is the injury Andy Murray has been suffering from? Since the week before the start of Wimbledon in 2017, Murray has been plagued by a worsening hip problem. Murray has never elaborated on the specifics of the injury, but has admitted it is a long-standing problem and that he had been consulting
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Edmund rues impending retirement of role model Murray

Edmund rues impending retirement of role model Murray

2 monthes ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Kyle Edmund pays tribute to 'role model' Andy Murray after the former wolrd number one announced he may retire after the Australian Open.
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Andy Murray retirement: Tennis stars pay tribute to ‘role model' Scot

2 monthes ago   |   By The Scotsman

Kyle Edmund led the tributes to his “biggest role model” after Andy Murray announced his intention to retire.
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Andy Murray retirement: The highs and lows of the Scot's incredible career

2 monthes ago   |   By The Scotsman

Sir Andy Murray's career is drawing to a close after he admitted he no longer wants to play through the pain of a chronic hip problem.
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Andy Murray retires: Hibs pay tributes to ‘inspirational' tennis star

2 monthes ago   |   By The Scotsman

HIBS have paid tribute to Sir Andy Murray for his “incredible” career and the help he has offered two of the club's rising stars.
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The Tennis Podcast reacts to Andy Murray's impending retirement

2 monthes ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Andy Murray came into the interview room, choked with emotion, and revealed that he could no longer continue playing tennis with the pain that he was experiencing. He will retire at Wimbledon, if not before. Afterwards, Tennis Podcast presenters Catherine Whitaker and David Law (BBC 5 Live
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Andy Murray announces retirement from tennis in tearful speech

2 monthes ago   |   By The Scotsman

Sir Andy Murray has revealed he plans to retire from tennis after this year's Wimbledon - but admits he may be forced to quit the sport even earlier.
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The seven ages of Andy Murray. and why his impact will be felt for generations

2 monthes ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

From gangly, wild-haired teenager to one of Britain's greatest sporting heroes, Sir Andy Murray may soon be forced to hang up his racket but his impact will be felt for generations. Not since the 1930s had Britain been able to celebrate a male tennis champion until Murray battled his way to the top
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Heartbreak and disbelief as Murray announces retirement

Heartbreak and disbelief as Murray announces retirement

2 monthes ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Tennis ace Andy Murray's tearful announcement Friday that he'll be forced to retire this year prompted a volley of tributes to the man, fond recollections of a historic career and encouragement to serve up a fitting farewell. American star Andy Roddick led the tributes to the former world number
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Tributes pour in for 'biggest role model' Andy Murray after hip injury finally forces tearful retirement call

2 monthes ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Andy Murray's contribution to British tennis does not stop at silverware. He has been a sounding board and supporter for every other Briton on the professional tour. Which is why, in Melbourne, players such as Kyle Edmund and Johanna Konta kept popping up in the interview room to describe him as an inspiration
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Andy Murray: Three-time Grand Slam winner's full emotional news conference

2 monthes ago   |   By Yardbarker

Three-time Grand Slam winner Andy Murray has revealed he is set to retire after this year's Wimbledon - read the full transcript of his news conference.
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Murray says Australian Open could be his swansong

Murray says Australian Open could be his swansong

2 monthes ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Tennis superstar Andy Murray says he has decided to retire this year because pain from his injured hip was becoming unbearable. Ed Giles reports.
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Andy Murray: British tennis hails arguably nation's best sportsman ever | Kevin Mitchell

2 monthes ago   |   By The Guardian

The Scot can look back on a career littered with gold and cruelly bloodied by the slings and arrows of life It is a poignant oddity that Andy Murray's tennis career is ending as it began: in pain, struggle and confusion. When the thin, hairy teenager from Dunblane joined the full Tour in 2005 as the reigning 2004 US Open boys champion, he was No 407 in the world, but spent the first three months coping with a back injury that had cut him down in South Africa because, as he described it at the time, “I was growing a lot”. And how he grew. On the eve of what might well be his last match...
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In Andy Murray, Tennis Loses One of Its Grand Sportsmen

2 monthes ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Andy Murray announced his plans to retire in 2019, and its possible the Australian Open will be his last tournament. Jon Wertheim pays tribute to the three-time major winner, a fantastic ambassador for tennis who went about his business the right way.
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Sir Andy Murray plans retirement from tennis

2 monthes ago   |   By The Scotsman

Sir Andy Murray has said he will retire from tennis after this year's Wimbledon - but admits he may be forced to quit even earlier.
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