Andy Murray set to retire due to hip injury: tennis world pays tribute
Andy Murray broke down in tears as he faced journalists and admitted that next week’s Australian Open could be the last tournament of his career.
Even if he does manage to fight through the pain of a hip injury, the 31-year-old Scot announced that he will definitely call it quits after Wimbledon this summer.
In an emotional press conference the three-time grand slam winner laid bare the pain he’s endured since undergoing hip surgery last January.
“I’m not sure I’m able to play through the pain for another four or five months,” he explained. “I want to get to Wimbledon and stop but I’m not... read more
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