Andy Murray misses the Australian Open after failing to find a functional quarantine Tennis News


The former world No. 1 had tested positive for coronavirus; Murray: “We were in constant dialogue with Tennis Australia to find a solution that would allow a functional quarantine, but we couldn’t get it to work.”

Last update: 01/22/21 3:57 PM

Andy Murray will miss the Australian Open this year

Andy Murray will not be able to compete at this year’s Australian Open after he has not found a “functional quarantine”.

The three-time Grand Slam winner had hoped he might still be able to play in Melbourne, but the logistics have proven insurmountable.

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