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Novak Djokovic shocked at Andy Murray's retirement plans

10 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Men's world number one tennis player Novak Djokovic has paid tribute to rival Andy Murray upon hearing the news that the Scot planned to retire this year. Rough cut - no reporter narration.
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Andy Murray is a champion for equality and not just on the court

Andy Murray is a champion for equality and not just on the court

10 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Of all the websites that ran stories on Andy Murray's retirement, there was one in particular which spoke volumes on the wider impact he has had beyond the court. The Women's Tennis Association's website headline read: “WTA stars pay tribute to ‘voice for equality' Andy Murray.” A male player's retirement
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Tennis: Bautista Agut expects injured Murray to 'fight' in Melbourne clash

Tennis: Bautista Agut expects injured Murray to 'fight' in Melbourne clash

10 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Three-times Grand Slam champion Murray said on Friday that he may retire after the tournament, with the pain of his right hip having become almost unbearable. Murray's admission prompted a flood of tributes from the tennis world, while thrusting the 22nd seed Bautista Agut into a rare spotlight,
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Andy Murray: Dunblane thanks its ‘shining star' who brought hope

10 days ago   |   By The Scotsman

With Day-Glo trainers, sparkly tops and woolly hats, Scotland's tiny tennis champions of the future were being put through their paces at Dunblane Sports Club yesterday.
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Andy Murray is about much more than tennis - leader comment

10 days ago   |   By The Scotsman

The character Sir Andy Murray showed on the tennis court was replicated in his lifestyle and public comments on sexism and drugs.
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Tennis world reacts to Andy Murray's impending retirement

10 days ago   |   By TheScore

Tributes are pouring in for Andy Murray following his announcement that the Australian Open could be the last tournament of his career. In an emotional press conference Friday, the three-time Grand Slam champion said he's been struggling with a hip injury for nearly two years and has spoken to his team about retirement. Ideally, Murray would like to play long enough to retire at Wimbledon in July, but he isn't sure that's possible. Here's how the tennis world reacted to the news:
Adversity. Emotion. Perseverance. Triumph. History.
A tale like no other. A player like no other. Wimbledon...
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