Why did Andy Murray withdraw from Olympics?

Why did Andy Murray pull out of the Olympics?

Two-time Olympic champion Andy Murray has pulled out of the men’s singles competition at the Tokyo Games. … Murray’s withdrawal was due to a minor thigh strain, with the 34-year-old advised not to compete in singles and doubles.

Why did tennis leave the Olympics?

Tennis was part of the Summer Olympic Games program from the inaugural 1896 Summer Olympics, but was dropped after the 1924 Summer Olympics due to disputes between the International Lawn Tennis Federation and the International Olympic Committee over how to define amateur players.

Who beat Andy Murray today?

By Paul Prenderville at Wimbledon

Andy Murray’s Wimbledon return ended with his earliest exit since his debut in 2005 after a 6-4 6-2 6-2 third-round defeat at the hands of 10th seed Denis Shapovalov.

Why did Djokovic lose the Olympics?

A racquet-smashing Djokovic lost to the Spaniard 4-6, 7-6(6), 3-6 in the men’s singles bronze medal encounter on Saturday. Shortly after that, he pulled out of the mixed doubles bronze medal tie with partner Nina Stojanovic citing a shoulder injury. Australia’s Ashley Barty and John Peers were awarded the medal.

How rich is Andy Murray?

Born May 15, 1987 in Glasgow, Scotland, Andy Murray has been ranked one of the world’s best tennis players since 2007, and is a two-time Grand Slam winner.

Andy Murray Net Worth.

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Net Worth: $100 Million
Profession: Tennis player
Nationality: United Kingdom