11 Jan 2019

Andy Murray announces retirement plans

Sports reporter

Two-time Wimbledon champion Andy Murray has announced his impending retirement as he struggles with a hip injury.

The 31-year-old said he wanted to make it to Wimbledon this summer, but feared the upcoming Australian Open may well be his last tournament.

The Scotsman is one of Britain’s greatest ever sportsmen, winning three Grand slams, as well as two Olympic titles. And he’s also won praise for backing the fight against sexism in tennis.