Djokovic vs Murray Head to Head

The very first Djokovic vs Murray match was at the Madrid Masters in 2006, with Novak winning the match in three sets 1-6, 7-5, 6-3.

Since then they have played each other a total of 36 times on tour with Novak currently leading their head to head 25-11.

The last time Djokovic and Murray played each other was at the 2017 Qatar Open with Novak winning the match in three sets 6-3, 5-7, 6-4.

Djokovic vs Murray Head to Head

Djokovic vs Murray H2H Stats

Novak DjokovicVSAndy Murray
1987Year born1987
2003 Year turned Pro2005
Right handedPlaysRight handed
Two handed backhandBackhandTwo handed backhand
25Matches won11
69% (25/36)Winning Percentage31% (11/36)
20Hard courts8
5Clay courts1
0Grass courts2
5Grand Slams2
5Masters 1000s5

Grand Slam H2H

Djokovic and Murray have played each other a total of ten times in grand slam tournaments with Novak leading their grand slam head to head 8-2.

In total, they have played each other five times at the Australian Open (2011, 2012, 2013, 2015, and 2016), two times at the French Open (2015 and 2016), once at Wimbledon (2013), and two times at the US Open (2012 and 2014).

Their most recent grand slam match was at the 2016 French Open, where Andy was beaten by Novak in four sets 3-6, 6-1, 6-2, 6-4.

YearGrand SlamRoundWinnerMatch Score
2016Roland GarrosFinalN.D3-6, 6-1, 6-2, 6-4
2016Australian OpenFinalN.D6-1, 7-5, 7-6
2015Roland GarrosSemifinalsN.D6-3, 6-3, 5-7, 5-7, 6-1
2015Australian OpenFinalN.D7-6, 6-7, 6-3, 6-0
2014US OpenQuarterfinalsN.D7-6, 6-7, 6-2, 6-4
2013WimbledonFinalA.M6-4, 7-5, 6-4
2013Australian OpenFinalN.D6-7, 7-6, 6-3, 6-2
2012US OpenFinalA.M7-6, 7-5, 2-6, 3-6, 6-2
2012Australian OpenSemifinalsN.D6-3, 3-6, 6-7, 6-1, 7-5
2011Australian OpenFinalN.D6-4, 6-2, 6-3

Head to Head by Court Surface

Out of their 36 matches, two of those matches have been on grass, five have been on indoor hardcourts, six have been on outdoor clay courts and 23 have been played on outdoor hard courts.

Andy leads their H2H on grass, while Novak leads their H2H on clay and hard courts.

Grass Courts

They have played each other a total of two times on grass with Andy leading the head to head on this surface 2-0.

YearTournamentRoundWinnerMatch Score
2013WimbledonFinalA.M6-4, 7-5, 6-4
2012London OlympicsSemifinalsA.M7-5, 7-5

Clay Courts

They have played each other a total of six times on clay courts with Novak leading the head to head on clay courts 5-1.

YearTournamentRoundWinnerMatch Score
2016Roland GarrosFinalN.D3-6, 6-1, 6-2, 6-4
2016Italian Open (Rome)FinalA.M6-3, 6-3
2016Madrid MastersFinalN.D6-2, 3-6, 6-3
2015Roland GarrosSemifinalsN.D6-3, 6-3, 5-7, 5-7, 6-1
2011Italian Open (Rome)SemifinalsN.D6-1, 3-6, 7-6
2008Monte Carlo MastersRound of 16N.D6-0, 6-4

Hard Courts

They have played each other a total of 28 times on hard courts (indoor and outdoor) with Novak leading the head to head on this court surface 20-8.

YearTournamentRoundWinnerMatch Score
2017QatarFinalN.D6-3, 5-7, 6-4
2016ATP FinalsFinalA.M6-3, 6-4
2016Australian OpenFinalN.D6-1, 7-5, 7-6
2015Paris MastersFinalN.D6-2, 64
2015Shanghai MastersSemifinalsN.D6-1, 6-3
2015Canada MastersFinalA.M6-4, 4-6, 6-3
2015Miami MastersFinalN.D7-6, 4-6, 6-0
2015Indian Wells MastersSemifinalsN.D6-2, 6-3
2015Australian OpenFinalN.D7-6, 6-7, 6-3, 6-0
2014Paris MastersQuarterfinalsN.D7-5, 6-2
2014BeijingSemifinalsN.D6-3, 6-4
2014US OpenQuarterfinalsN.D7-6, 6-7, 6-2, 6-4
2014Miami MastersQuarterfinalsN.D7-5, 6-3
2013Australian OpenFinalN.D6-7, 7-6, 6-3, 6-2
2012ATP FinalsRRN.D4-6, 6-3, 7-5
2012Shanghai MastersFinalN.D5-7, 7-6, 6-3
2012US OpenFinalA.M7-6, 7-5, 2-6, 3-6, 6-2
2012Miami MastersFinalN.D6-1, 7-6
2012ATP DubaiSemifinalsA.M6-2, 7-5
2012Australian OpenSemifinalsN.D6-3, 3-6, 6-7, 6-1, 7-5
2011Cincinnati MastersFinalA.M6-4, 3-0 (Retired)
2011Australian OpenFinalN.D6-4, 6-2, 6-3
2009Miami MastersFinalA.M6-2, 7-5
2008Cincinnati MastersFinalA.M7-6, 7-6
2008Canada MastersQuarterfinalsA.M6-3, 7-6
2007Miami MastersSemifinalsN.D6-1, 6-0
2007Indian Wells MastersSemifinalsN.D6-2, 6-3
2006Madrid MastersRound of 16N.D1-6, 7-5, 6-3

Matches Played per Year

Below is a summary of the matches played by Djokovic and Murray over the years, with their first match being in 2006 (Madrid) and their most recent match being in 2017 (Doha).

Their H2H was pretty close for the first few years but from 2014, Novak started to dominate their encounters and he now leads their H2H 25-11.

YearMatchesN.DjokovicA.MurrayHead to Head

Below are match highlights from their last grand slam match at the 2016 French Open.

Frequently Asked Questions

When did Andy Murray beat Novak Djokovic at Wimbledon?

Andy beat Novak in the gentleman’s singles final of the 2013 Wimbledon Championships.

How many times did Murray beat Djokovic at Wimbledon?

Andy’s 2013 win over Novak was the only match they played at the Wimbledon Championships. However, he did beat Novak in the semifinals of the men’s singles event at the 2012 London Olympics which was also played at the All England Club in Wimbledon.

When did Djokovic and Murray first play each other?

Their first match was in the round of 16 at the Madrid Open in 2006. Novak won the match in three sets 1-6, 7-5, 6-3.

Who has won more Grand Slam titles?

Novak has won 24 grand slam titles while Andy has won three.

Who has won more Masters 1000 titles?

Novak has won 40 Masters 1000 titles while Andy has won 14.

Are Djokovic and Murray friends off the court?

There is a lot of respect between Novak and Andy but they would not be considered close friends off the court.