Andy Murray will enter the Madrid Open as a wildcard entree.© AFP
Andy Murray has reversed his determination to skip the whole clay-court season after being confirmed as a wildcard entry for the Madrid Open. The 34-year-old, who has been coaching in Florida with coach Ivan Lendl, had initially thought of sitting out all matches on the floor to minimise the wear and tear and tear on his physique forward of the grass courtroom season. However, he has now modified his plans and shall be in motion within the Spanish capital subsequent week.
Murray may additionally enter the Italian Open, which begins on May 2.
But he stays unlikely to characteristic on the French Open.
Former world primary Murray, who has battled again from career-saving hip surgical procedure, beforehand mentioned clay had exacerbated damage points and virtually brought about him to overlook final yr’s Wimbledon.
Murray, now ranked 83rd on the earth, has misplaced within the second spherical in his final six tournaments, together with to world quantity two Daniil Medvedev on the Miami Open late final month.
He lately reunited with Lendl, with whom he gained all three of his Grand Slam titles.
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