Following his performance at Queen's, Murray received a wild card for Wimbledon. 312, Murray became the first Scot in the Open Era to reach the third round of the men's singles tournament at Wimbledon.
Following Wimbledon, Murray won Challenger events on the hard courts of Aptos and Binghamton, New York.
Murray says he was too young to understand what was happening and is reluctant to talk about it in interviews, but in his autobiography Hitting Back he states that he attended a youth group run by Hamilton, and that his mother gave Hamilton lifts in her car.
described Murray as "unbelievably competitive", while Murray attributes his abilities to the motivation gained from losing to his older brother Jamie.
He then experienced his first Masters event at Cincinnati, where he beat Taylor Dent, before losing in three sets to then world No. With a wild card entry, Murray played Andrei Pavel in the opening round of the US Open, where he recovered from down two sets to one to win his first five-set match.
This was an exhibition tournament and the only event where Murray played Rusedski, they never met on the Tour.
Murray is the men's singles 20 Olympic gold medallist, making him the only tennis player, male or female, to have won two Olympic singles titles.
He featured in Great Britain's Davis Cup-winning team in 2015, going 11–0 in his matches (8 singles and 3 doubles) as they secured their first Davis Cup title since 1936.
That victory meant that he'd become the first player from Britain since Greg Rusedski in 1997 to reach a major final.
Murray won for the first time on grass at Queen's and became the first British winner of the tournament since 1938. At Wimbledon, against Stanislas Wawrinka, Murray's fourth round match was the first match to be played entirely under Wimbledon's retractable roof, also enabling it to be the latest finishing match ever at Wimbledon.
At the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells, Murray reached the quarterfinals, losing to Robin Söderling in straight sets.
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Murray represents Great Britain in his sporting activities and is a three-time Grand Slam tournament winner, two-time Olympic champion, Davis Cup champion and the winner of the 2016 ATP World Tour Finals.