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Murray to miss Dubai tennis after birth of fourth child

Andy Murray of Great Britain. (Reuters)
Andy Murray of Great Britain. (Reuters)

London - Murray, 33, already has two daughters, five-year-old Sophia and three-year-old Edie, and a one-year-old son Teddy



By Reuters

Published: Fri 12 Mar 2021, 11:23 PM

Last updated: Fri 12 Mar 2021, 11:36 PM

Andy Murray will miss next week’s Dubai Championships after his wife Kim gave birth to their fourth child.

The three-time Grand Slam champion had planned to play in Dubai before the Miami Open which he still intends to play.

Murray, 33, already has two daughters, five-year-old Sophia and three-year-old Edie, and a one-year-old son Teddy.

The former world number one, now down at 116 in the world rankings after long injury lay-offs because of hip surgeries, has had a stop-start year after he was unable to fly to the Australian Open after testing positive for Covid-19.

His last tournament was at the Rotterdam Open where he was beaten by Russian Andrey Rublev last week.


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