Andy Murray shares message spouse despatched him after Novak Djokovic historic RG win


Andy Murray shares message spouse despatched him after Novak Djokovic historic RG win
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Andy Murray revealed he obtained a touching message from Kim Sears after he landed the Surbiton Challenger title on the identical day that Novak Djokovic clinched a record-breaking twenty third Grand Slam win. On Sunday, Djokovic wrote tennis historical past when he defeated Casper Ruud within the French Open closing to develop into the first-ever male participant with 23 Grand Slam singles titles.

Whereas Djokovic was making historical past in Paris, Murray earned his second Challenger title of the 12 months after beating Jurij Rodionov within the Surbiton closing. Murray, a three-time Grand Slam champion, was as soon as frequently competing in opposition to Djokovic within the latter levels of Grand Slam and Masters tournaments.

Sadly, Murray and Djokovic have not had any conferences because the Briton returned from two main hip surgical procedures.

Murray reveals his spouse’s message after Djokovic’s French Open win

“She stated, ‘I’m simply watching Novak on the information, seeing that he received in Paris and I’m so proud that you just’re nonetheless grinding it out in Challengers and nonetheless working as arduous as you understand you ever have performed.’ Meaning so much to me.

You possibly can’t at all times be evaluating your self to different folks, and other people which might be extra profitable than you. I in all probability realized that extra as I acquired older. So whether or not I win one other Grand Slam or successful Challengers is the height for me now, I’m okay with that as a result of I’m doing what I like to do,” Murray stated.

Final month, each Murray and Djokovic turned 36. However even on the age of 36, Djokovic continues to be very a lot a dominant power within the recreation. “I’m not saying he makes it look simple however he makes it look much more simple than it ought to.

I’m completely happy for him, he deserves it. When he beat me within the closing of the (2016) French Open he misplaced motivation so possibly he can take his eye off the ball for the following few weeks heading into Wimbledon! However congratulations to him – it’s an unimaginable achievement,” Murray stated.


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