Andy Murray conceded that he won’t be capable to make deep runs in Grand Slam occasions anymore following his second spherical loss on the US Open 2023.
Andy Murray has accepted the truth that time is now not on his facet. The 36-year outdated conceded the truth that he mat not be capable to make deep-runs in Grand Slam occasions anymore. A dejected Murray spoke about it after bowing out from the second spherical on the U.S. Open on Thursday.
Andy Murray confronted nineteenth seed Grigor Dimitrov within the second spherical. He appeared to placed on a combat. However misplaced power and as he suffered a 3-6, 4-6, 1-6 loss. With this, he has didn’t go previous the second spherical for the third successive time this yr.
“It’s clearly disappointing, to not play how you want to,” the Briton informed reporters following his loss. “Possibly I would like to simply accept that, these occasions, I had the deep runs and every thing that I felt like I’m able to, they won’t be there, as effectively.”
Following his retirement in 2019 resulting from a career-threatening again harm, he made his return in 2020. He has since performed in 10 Grand Slam tournaments. Nevertheless he didn’t go previous the third spherical.
This yr Andy Murray’s finest present in Grand Slams is a 3rd spherical look on the Australian Open. He additionally completed as runner-up on the Qatar Open. He gained couple of Challenger titles in Aix-en-Challenger, Nottingham Challenger and Surbiton Trophy. Forward of the US Open this yr, he was at his highest rating – thirty seventh
Regardless of his disappointment on the US Open, Murray nonetheless mentioned he enjoys placing within the work. “I nonetheless get pleasure from every thing that goes into taking part in at a excessive degree. I benefit from the work,” Murray mentioned. “The coaching and making an attempt to enhance and making an attempt to get higher, I do nonetheless get pleasure from that. That’s what retains me going,” he concluded.