Andy Murray's Winning Moments
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After winning his first title back in 2006 at the SAP San Jose Open, Murray has went on to reach the career milestone of 25 titles – including the US Open, Olympic Gold and eight ATP Masters ...

After winning his first title back in 2006 at the SAP San Jose Open, Murray has went on to reach the career milestone of 25 titles – including the US Open, Olympic Gold and eight ATP Masters 1000s.

Here we take a look at each of the world number three’s winning moments.

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  • 1. Andy Murray’s 25 Titles After winning his first title back in 2006 at the SAP San Jose Open, Murray has went on to reach the career milestone of 25 titles – including the US Open, Olympic Gold and eight ATP Masters 1000s.Here we take a look at each of the world number three’s winning moments.
  • 2. 2006 SAP Open, San Jose, California.Andy Murray rose to new heights in 2006 when he camefrom one set down against then world number 11, LleytonHewitt, to claim his maiden ATP tour title 2-6, 6-1, 7-6.An impressive display of shot making and consistency,Murray’s performance to win his first title was a sign ofthings to come.
  • 3. 2007 SAP Open, San Jose, California.Despite reaching two ATP finals after his maiden careertitle, Murray’s next win didn’t come for another yearuntil he defended his SAP Open title, defeating bigserver Ivo Karlovic6-7, 6-4, 7-6.Murray again beat world number three Andy Roddick inthe semi finals.
  • 4. 2007 St. Petersburg Open, Russia.Murray defeated Spaniard Fernando Verdasco 6-2, 6-3to claim his third career title – his first title away fromthe SAP Open in San Jose.
  • 5. 2008 Qatar ExxonMobil Open, QatarMurray made a flying start to his 2008 season, winninghis fourth career title in January as he defeatedStanislasWawrinka 6-4, 4-6, 6-2 in Doha, Qatar.
  • 6. 2008 Open 13, MarseilleMurray followed up his win in Qatar in January with asuperb display of shot making against Mario Ancic inMarseille just weeks later to win his fifth title.
  • 7. 2008 ATP Masters Series Cincinnati Champion, USAMurray continued his superb form in 2008 as hewon hisfirst title at the elite Masters1000 level with a stunningvictory overthen world number three Novak Djokovic inCincinnati.
  • 8. 2008 ATP Masters Series Madrid, SpainMurray claimed back-to-back Masters 1000 titles as hebounced back from losing to Roger Federer in the finalof the US Open just weeks earlier.In winning in Madrid, Murray became the first Brit towin four titles in one season.
  • 9. 2008 St Petersburg Open, RussiaMurray collected his fifth title of 2008 after a peerlessperformancethroughout the tournament in StPetersburg,defeating Kazakhstan’s Andrey Golubev 6-1, 6-1 in the final.Murray defended the title without dropping a singleset.
  • 10. 2009 Qatar ExxonMobil Open, QatarMurray completed a successful defence of his QatarOpen title with an emphatic 6-4, 6-2 win over AndyRoddick in Doha.This would be Murray’s first title of six in 2009.
  • 11. 2009 ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament, NetherlandsMurray claimed his third successive victory over worldnumber one Rafael Nadal to win the World TennisTournament in Rotterdam, his second title of 2009.The Scot came through 6-3,4-6,6-0 in one hour 51minutes to win the 10th title of his career.
  • 12. 2009 Sony Ericsson Open, Miami, USAMurray beat world number three Novak Djokovic instraight set to claim his third Masters 1000 title, and histhird successive victory over the Serb.Miami is often considered the biggest event outsidethe four Grand Slams and, as such, this was arguablyMurray’s biggest victory of his career so far.
  • 13. 2009 AEGON Championship, Queen’s Club, UKMurray captured his first grass-court title againstAmerican James Black at London’s Queen’s Club.In doing so, he became the first British man to win agrass-court title in the Open Era and the first Brit to winat Queen’s since Bunny Austin back in 1938.
  • 14. 2009 Rogers Cup, CanadaMurray battled past Juan Martin del Potro in three tightsets to claim his fourth Masters 1000 title and move upto number two in the world rankings for the first time.
  • 15. 2009 Valencia Open, SpainMurray picked up his sixth title of the year with aroutine straight sets victory over Russia’s MikhailYouzhny at the inaugural Valencia Open.In terms of number of titles won, 2009 remainsMurray’s best year.
  • 16. 2010Rogers Cup, CanadaMurray’s first title of the 2010 season didn’t come untilAugust, but he did beat world number one Rafael Nadalin the semi-final before defeating Roger Federer for thefirst time in a final to claim his fifth Masters 1000 title.
  • 17. 2010 Shanghai Rolex Masters, ChinaMurray produced a superb displayof aggression as hewon his sixth ATP Masters 1000 title with a 6-3, 6-2victory overFederer, his second successive final victoryover the Swiss.
  • 18. 2011 AEGON Championship, Queen’s Club, UKMurray followed up his 2009 win here as he clinchedhis second grass-court title at Queen’s Club.The Scot bounced back from a set down to beatpowerful Frenchman Jo Wilfried-Tsonga 3-6,7-6 (7-2),6-4.
  • 19. 2011 Western & Southern Open, Cincinnati, USAMurray clinched his seventh ATP Masters 1000 titlewith a win over world number Novak Djokovic.The Scot’s win marked only Djokovic’s second defeat ofhis almost invincible 2011 season.
  • 20. 2011 PTT Thailand Open, ThailandMurray won his third title of 2011 as he dismantledAmerican Donald Young 6-2, 6-0 in just 48 minutes.
  • 21. 2011 Rakuten Open, JapanMurray extended an unbeaten run of 12 matches as hecame from a set down to defeat Nadal 3-6, 6-2, 6-0 towin his 20th career title.
  • 22. 2011 Shanghai Rolex Masters, ChinaMurray won his third title in as many weeks as hesuccessfully defended his Shanghai title against worldnumber five David Ferrer.This was his eighth career ATP Masters 1000 title and itpropelled him to sixth in the all time list of Masters1000 winners.
  • 23. 2012 Brisbane International, Australian2012 was Murray’s greatest on the ATP Tour and hebegan it in sublime fashion with a straight sets victoryover up and comer AlexandrDolgopolov in Brisbane.Murray had hired tennis legend and eight time GrandSlam champion Ivan Lendl as his coach and the addedaggression in Murray’s style of play was evident fromtheir first week together.
  • 24. 2012 Olympic Games, LondonAfter a tough defeat to Roger Federer in theWimbledon final just 28 days before, Murray onceagain stepped out on the Centre Court of SW19 to takeon the Swiss great, this time in the Olympic gold medalmatch.The Brit produced played the best match of his careeras he dismantled Federer 6-2,6-1,6-4 to clinch the gold.Murray said the win was "biggest win of his life".
  • 25. 2012 US Open, USAMurray ended Britain’s 76-year wait for a male GrandSlam singles champion as he overcame world numberone Novak Djokovic 7-6 (12-10) 7-5 2-6 3-6 6-2 in fourhours 54 minutes in tennis’ biggest arena – the ArthurAshe Stadium.Six years after winning his first title on the ATPTour, Murray finally fulfilled his promise on a windynight in New York as he cemented his place as Britain’sgreatest tennis player.
  • 26. 2032 Brisbane International, AustralianMurray began 2013 as he did 2012, with a straight setsvictory over one of the games rising stars in Brisbane.The 25-year old won the 25th title of career as he easedpast Grigor Dimitrov 7-6 (7-0), 6-4.