Tennis star Andy Murray announces retirement at an emotional presser
Melbourne: Ace tennis player Andy Murray announced his retirement on Friday at an emotional press conference here. Murray could retire after the ongoing Australian Open.
The two-time Wimbledon Champion, who is struggling with a hip injury, admitted that he is fighting through pain because of the same. The 31-year-old tennis star also went through surgery a year ago in Australia.
Murray had to take a break from his press conference after breaking down on stage in Melbourne.
The news also made waves around the tennis community as tennis stars from across the globe took to their social media accounts and expressed their feelings about Murray’s decision.
— Rafa Nadal (@RafaelNadal) January 11, 2019
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— Kevin Anderson (@KAndersonATP) January 11, 2019