Andy Murray is the Scottish Professional tennis player who is now ranked the world’s number one tennis player in men’s singles. Andy has a net worth of $100 million as of 2017. Representing Great Britain in tournaments and competitions, Andy Murray is the only tennis player in the world who has won two Olympic medals in singles and also a three-time Grand Slam tournament winner, Davis Cup champion and the winner of the 2016 ATP World Tour Finals. Check out Andy Murray Net Worth, Annual Income, Bio, Age, Affairs, House, Cars, and Recent Events.
Andy Murray Net Worth – $100 Million
Who is Andy Murray?
Born Andrew Barron Murray on May 15, 1987 in Glasgow, Scotland, he was raised in Scotland. He took up sporting activities at the age of three and participated in the competitive tournament at five. During his childhood, his knees were always a problematic for him, as he was born with a bipartite patella, where the kneecap hasn’t fused in early childhood, but was not diagnosed until the age of 16. His older brother named Jamie, is also professional tennis player.
Andy was raised in the town of Dunblance and attended Dunblane Primary School. He and his brother were present during the Dunblane school massacre, the worst mass shooting that the UK has ever seen, during which a gunman killed 17 people, before shooting himself. His parents got separated when he was 10.
Andy Murray is married to Kim Sears in 2015 and they have been together since then. They both have a daughter together. He currently resides in London, United Kingdom in a luxurious mansion which was estimated to be $4.2 million in 2014. He owns several real estate properties across the country and also invested in many start-ups.
His car collection is quite impressive having car brands of Aston Martin, Lamborghini, Ferrari and BMW. Over the past several years, Andy has earned between $10 and $15 million per year on and off the court. He typically averages around $5 million per year in on-court earnings.
Murray have over 1.3 million followers on Instagram, 3.7 million plus followers on Twitter and more than 3.7 million fans on Facebook.
How Andy Murray makes money?
At 15, he got an offer to join the Rangers Football Club at their School of Excellence, but declined, opting to focus on his tennis career instead. He then moved to Barcelona, Spain. There he studied at the Schiller International School ad trained on the clay courts of the Sánchez-Casal Academy, coached by Pato Alvarez. Murray described this time as “a big sacrifice”. His parents had to find £40,000 to pay for his 18-month stay there. While in Spain, he trained with Emilio Sánchez, formerly the world No. 1 doubles player
Andy Murray became a professional tennis player at the age of 18. From there, he went on to play in various tournaments and competitions, becoming the youngest player to take part in the Davis Cup, an international men’s tournament event. He played in Wimbledon, Cincinnati, New York, Thailand, and Scotland. He was ranked at number 64 the same year.
In 2008, he reached the finals for the first time at the US Open. He represented Great Britain at the Beijing Olympics during which he unfortunately, suffered one of the greatest defeats of his career. Despite the loss, he eventually picked himself up to participate at the Masters Cup, where he later obtained his first Masters Title in London, UK. Since then, his sporting career saw a tremendous growth winning him several titles and eventually moved onto number one spot in men’s singles.
Andy Murray’s both record and wealth track have been impressive, where much of his fortune comes from tennis, brand endorsements, sponsorships and personal investments. He has endorsed several sports brands during his career.
Andy Murray Quick Facts
- Name: Andy Murray
- Birth Name: Andrew Barron Murray
- Nick Name: Andy
- Occupation: Tennis Player
- Date of Birth: May 15, 1987
- Birth Place: Glasgow, Scotland, UK
- Sun-sign: Taurus
- Nationality: British
- Father: William Murray
- Mother: Judy Murray
- Siblings: Jamie Murray
- Ethnicity: White
- Height: 6 feet 2 inch, 191 cm, 1.91 m
- Weight: 84 kg, 184 lbs
- Hair Color: Brown
- Eye Color: Blue
- Religion: Christianity
- Hobbies: Karting, Boxing, Football
- Favourite Tennis player: Fabrice Santoro
- Favourite Food: Pizzas
- Favourite Movies: Braveheart
- Net Worth: $100 Million
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