An emotional Andy Murray is planning to bid farewell to tennis at Wimbledon, if the injury-ravaged star makes it that far.
Murray dropped a bombshell simply days out from the 12 months’s opening grand slam, the tearful former world primary revealing the Australian Open may very well be his final event as a consequence of his troublesome hip.
The 31-year-old has struggled since present process surgical procedure initially of final 12 months — restricted to simply 12 matches in 2018 as his rating plummeted to 230.
With Murray sensationally eyeing retirement within the coming months, we have a look at the numbers behind his storied profession on the ATP World Tour.
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663 — Since bursting onto the scene 14 years in the past, Murray has gained 663 ATP matches — shedding 190 alongside the best way.
1 — Murray topped the ATP rankings in November 2016.
45 — The Brit has claimed 45 ATP singles titles all through his profession.
3 — The variety of grand slam titles Murray has gained since turning skilled in 2005.
8 — Murray has completed runner-up at a serious event on eight events, together with 5 instances in Melbourne.
14 — Murray has 14 Masters crowns to his identify, solely behind Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Andre Agassi.
212 — He has the fourth-most Masters wins with 212, with a successful proportion of 72.4
2 — The Glasgow-born right-hander has gained two gold medals on the Olympics after trumping Roger Federer in 2012 and Juan Martin del Potro 4 years later.
9 — The 12 months 2016 was Murray’s most profitable on tour, with the Scotsman successful 9 trophies, together with Wimbledon, the Paris, Shanghai and Rome Masters in addition to the ATP Finals and a gold medal on the Olympic Video games in Rio.
61,055,135 — Murray has collected greater than $61 million in prize cash throughout each the singles and doubles circuits.
5,573 — He has fired down greater than 5,500 aces on the ATP World Tour — successful 74 % of his first serves.