Is Monday the cloth cases on the rich career of Andy Murray? The 31-year-old Scot went out in the first round of the Australian Open. Murray lost in five sets (6-4, 6-4, 6-7, 6-7 and 6-2 against Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut (ATP 23). He played stumbling the contest. Last Friday he had an emotional press conference, announced that the Australian Open once in his last tournament would be. The triple Grand Slam winner and double olympic champion has troubles for years with a chronic hip injury.
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Murray wanted to after the grueling vijfsetter that more than four hours had lasted not confirm whether he finally set his racket on the hook depends. “Maybe I see you still go back, but I don’t know. If I could ever level tennis and wants to play I have a heavy need surgery, where the outcome is not certain. Thanks everyone for the incredible atmosphere today. If this is my last match, it was a great way to my career. I’ve always like played. This was incredible.”
On the field, gave Murray a standing ovation from the audience, followed by an unexpected video message, in which colleagues as Nadal, Federer and Djokovic to show their respect and praise expressed to the address of the Shot. Murray had a lot of trouble in order to hold back the tears.
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