With three grand slam titles and a total of 49 ATP titles (Singles and Doubles) under his belt, Andy Murray has been the most successful British tennis player in a number of years.
His achievements are even more amazing considering his success came in the era of Federer, Djokovic, and Nadal.
His most successful year on tour was in 2016 when he won a total of nine titles including three Masters 1000 titles, Olympic gold at the Rio Olympics, and a second Wimbledon title.
He finished off 2016 by beating Novak Djokovic in the final of the ATP Tour Finals in London which helped him finish the year as the Year End Number 1 for the first time in his career.
|Highest ATP Ranking||1|
|Birth Date||15th May 1987|
|Year turned Pro||2005|
|ATP Career Titles||46|
|Year–end Championship Finals||1|
|Masters 1000 Titles||14|
|Tennis Racket Endorsed||Head Radical Pro|
|Forehand Grip||Semi-western Forehand Grip|
|Backhand||Two Handed Backhand|
What is his Net Worth?
According to CelebrityNetWorth.com, he has a net worth in the region of $100 Million.
Is he Married?
Yes, he married his long time girlfriend Kim Sears in 2015. They have had 4 children together (2 boys and 2 girls).
How tall is Andy Murray?
He is 1.9m tall (6ft 2in).
When was his first Grand Slam Victory?
His first grand slam victory came at the 2012 US Open where he became the first British tennis player to win a grand slam since Virginia Wade’s Wimbledon title in 1977.
Has he ever been ranked number 1?
He became number one in the world after the Paris Masters in 2016. In total, he spent 41 weeks as world number one.
When did he first turn pro?
He first turned pro in 2005. His first ATP match was at the ATP 500 event in Barcelona where he lost in three sets to Jan Hernych 3-6, 6-4, 6-4.
What Tennis Racket does Andy use?
He endorses the Head Radical Pro Tennis Racket but he actually plays with a customized Head PT57A2 tennis racket. His Head PT57A2 racket is painted to look like the Head Radical Pro. Unfortunately, this is common practice in the Tennis Industry.
How many Grand Slams has he won?
Murray has three grand slam titles to his name (the 2012 US Open, and the 2013 and 2016 Wimbledon Championships)
Has Andy ever won the Davis Cup with Britain?
Yes, he helped Britain to win the 2015 David cup beating Belgium 3-1 in the final held in Ghent in Belgium with Andy winning both his singles matches and one doubles match with his brother Jamie.
Has he won any major Doubles Titles?
He has yet to win a grand slam title in doubles but he has one 3 career doubles titles and a silver medal in mixed doubles at the 2012 London Olympics.
Has he won a gold medal in singles at an Olympics?
Yes, he won a gold medal in tennis singles at the 2012 London Olympics and defended his title by winning gold in tennis singles at the 2016 Rio Olympics.
Does Andy have any siblings?
Yes, he has one brother called Jamie who is a successful doubles tennis player.
I would also recommend checking out this funny video on the third Murray Brother.
Does Andy have any kids?
Yes, he and his wife have had 4 children together (2 boys and 2 girls). Sophia, Edie, and Teddie were joined by a fourth child who was born in March 2021.
Who are his Parents?
His parents are Wiliam and Judy Murray. William is the regional manager of the Scottish newspaper chain RSMcColl and Judy is a full-time tennis coach.