Andy Murray

Country Great Britain
Residence London, England
Date of birth 15 May 1987 (1987-05-15) (age 23)
Place of birth Glasgow, Scotland
Height 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)
Turned pro 2005
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Career prize money US$12,181,001[1]
Singles
Career record 251–87 (74.26%)
Career titles 15
Highest ranking No.2 (17 August 2009)
Current ranking No.4 (10 May 2010)
Grand Slam results
Australian Open F (2010)
French Open QF (2009)
Wimbledon SF (2009, 2010)
US Open F (2008)
Major tournaments
Tour Finals SF (2008)
Olympic Games 1R (2008)
Doubles
Career record 23–38
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No.89 (2 April 2007)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open 1R (2006)
French Open 2R (2006)
Wimbledon 1R (2005)
US Open 2R (v)

Andrew Murray is a Scottish player who is currently the highest-ranking British player. He was nicknamed "Lazy English" in school. Andy is comfortable both with his British and Scottish identity.

AWARDS

Murray has won the BBC Scotland Sports Personality of the year award in December 2005 and he has also won the sports section of the Top Scot awards.

CONTROVERSY

Murray has got into controversies a couple of times with the media for a couple of unwarranted remarks.

HOBBIES

Murray likes playing play station, watching football and spending time with his girlfriend.

Coach

His present coach is Brad Gilbert.

Grand Slams

Grand Slam performance timeline

Tournament 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 Career SR Career W–L Career Win %
Grand Slam Tournaments
Australian Open A 1R 4R 1R 4R F 0 / 5 12–5 70.58
French Open A 1R A 3R v 4R 0 / 3 9–4 69.23
Wimbledon 3R 4R A QF SF SF 0 / 5 19–5 79.16
US Open 2R 4R 3R F 4R 3R 0 / 6 17–6 73.91
Win–Loss 3–2 6–4 5–2 12–4 15–4 16–4 0/20 57–20 74.03

Grand Slam finals

Singles: 2 (0 titles, 2 runner-ups)

Outcome Year Championship Surface Opponent in Final Score in Final
Runner-up 2008 US Open Hard Roger Federer 2–6, 5–7, 2–6
Runner-up 2010 Australian Open Hard Roger Federer 3–6, 4–6, 6–7(11)

 


Top 6 Tennis Players

Andy Murray

Rank : 1

Novak Djokovic

Rank : 2

Milos Raonic

Rank : 4

Kei Nishikori

Rank : 5

Gael Monfils

Rank : 6

Serena Williams

Rank : 2

Simona Halep

Rank : 4

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