Andy Murray in major doubt for Wimbledon after pulling out of grass event next week

ANDY MURRAY is in a race towards time to be match for Wimbledon after pulling out of his comeback event.

Murray was resulting from make his lengthy-awaited return at a event in s’-Hertgoenbosch, Holland, next week.

 Andy Murray has pulled out of an event in Holland next week with injury - and is now a doubt for Wimbledon

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Andy Murray has pulled out of an event in Holland next week with damage – and is now a doubt for Wimbledon

However the former world No 1 has withdrawn and says he won’t play once more till he’s one hundred per cent match after hip surgical procedure.

Murray stated: “It’s with remorse that I gained’t be able to play in Hertogenbosch.

“I used to be excited to play there for the primary time, however I’m not fairly able to return.

“I’m nonetheless aiming to play in the approaching weeks, however I need to be one hundred% once I do return.”

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This was a extra downbeat, practical evaluation than Murray put out earlier in the day in a video for a sponsor.

The Dutch event was the primary event Murray had formally entered because the keyhole surgical procedure he had in January, following a failed bid to be match for the Australian Open.

His next scheduled event – and the next deadline in his health battle – is the Fever-Tree Championships on the Queen’s Membership which start on June 18.

It’s understood Murray will make a final-minute choice on whether or not to take up his place in the excessive-degree subject, relying on his progress in the next week to 10 days of on-courtroom coaching.

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 Murray will now need to decide whether he plays at the Queen's Club from June 18

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Murray will now have to determine whether or not he performs on the Queen's Membership from June 18

But when the Scot have been to overlook Queen’s, he would certainly not danger making his comeback at Wimbledon the place his hip must stand as much as greatest-of-5-set matches.

Murray’s final aggressive tennis was his SW19 quarter-ultimate defeat by Sam Querrey on July 12, 2017, in which he was badly hampered by an issue in his proper hip.

Requested about his rehabilitation from January’s operation, Murray admitted in a promo video for a sponsor: “It's been very sluggish.

“I've been out getting near a yr now which is rather a lot longer than I feel me or any of my workforce anticipated firstly.

“However I'm getting nearer to enjoying once more, I've began coaching a number of days in the past and hoping to make my comeback in the course of the grass courtroom season.”

 The Brit admitted his progress has been slow but he's getting closer to playing again

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The Brit admitted his progress has been sluggish however he's getting nearer to enjoying once more

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After his struggles at Wimbledon, Murray tried and did not be match for August’s US Open and determined to overlook the remaining of the yr.

He focused a January event in Brisbane. However after a actuality verify at an exhibition event in Abu Dhabi he pulled out of Brisbane and the Australian Open, then had a hip operation in Melbourne.

Murray was initially upbeat and instantly set his sights on returning for the grass-courtroom season.

The Garden Tennis Affiliation arrange new Challenger-degree occasions in Glasgow in April and Loughborough final month in the expectation Murray can be prepared for at the very least one of them.

However he had some type of setback in April and has solely simply began hitting balls on courtroom once more.

Murray, his staff and household are all making an attempt to stay constructive.

However the worry is that he’ll now need to postpone his comeback till at the very least the arduous-courtroom season in the USA.

ANDY MURRAY is in a race towards time to be match for Wimbledon after pulling out of his comeback event.

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