More popularly known by his fans AS Andy Murray, Andrew Barron Murray is a Scottish hardworking, dedicated and currently ranked World No.3 tennis player. Andy began practicing the sport at the age of three, and by the time he hit five he had begun playing the sport competitively. By the mere age of 8 Andy was playing league tennis. Andy consistently practices everyday and almost always makes it to the quarterfinals at the least. Even though he is such a successful and world-renowned tennis player, Andy truly believes that tennis along with mixed martial arts and boxing are the toughest sports to train for.
"Tennis is an individual sport, and I am quite a self-conscious person."
"It's easy to start over-thinking things and over-analysing things."
"I tend not to argue about things that I don't believe in."
"In tennis, it is not the opponent you fear, it is the failure itself, knowing how near you were but just out of reach."
Though most people think of Andy as an extremely serious person, he himself says that he actually has an excellent sense of humor. Murray’s father William Murray and spouse Kim Sears are extremely encouraging and stand by him through all his tournaments. Andy’s quotes have an extremely motivating impact on people. Andy’s adages are extremely influencing for young and upcoming professional tennis players.