How much do you know about Andy Murray’s mother, Scottish tennis coach and media personality?
JUDY MURRAY is Wimbledon champion Andy Murray’s mum – but there is a lot more to her than that.
How much do you know about the tennis world’s most famous mother?
Who is Judy Murray?
Judy Murray was born in Bridge of Allan, Stirlingshire, in 1957.
Her parents were Roy Erskine, an optician and former Stirling Albion footballer, and his wife Eileen Shirley.
After an exceptional junior tennis career, Judy Murray went to Edinburgh University to study French and German, before switching to business studies.
In 1980 she married Andy Murray’s dad, William, but the pair were divorced in 2005.
What is Judy Murray’s profession?
Judy Murray is a professional tennis coach.
As a player she won 64 junior and senior titles and briefly joined the professional tour.
But despite being quick around the court and reading the game well, she did not have the power on her shots to make it as a pro.
As well as sons Andy and Jamie, she has coached numerous British players, working for the LTA.
In 2011 she took over as the Great Britain Federation Cup captain, before resigning last year.
What TV appearances has Judy Murray made?
Judy Murray appeared as a guest judge on the Great British Menu as contestants battled it out to create three spectacular Wimbledon themed courses.
She also appeared on the 12th Series of Strictly Come Dancing in 2014.
She made it into week eight before being eliminated after dancing a Viennese Waltz to ‘Let’s Go Fly A Kite’.
In March 2017, she appeared on the first episode of All Round to Mrs Brown’s on BBC One alongside the likes of Pamela Anderson and Louis Walsh.
MOUR FOR MOUR
Manchester United ‘open talks’ with Paris Saint-Germain to sign attacking midfielder Lucas Moura
LEAVE ON TOP
Wigan poach former player Paul Cook as new manager after he got Portsmouth promoted as champions
£43M SILVA HEIST
Manchester City land massive transfer blow to rivals United as they HIJACK sensational deal for Monaco star Bernardo Silva
DON’T LOSE YOUR MARKER
Jose Mourinho posts whiteboard calendar showing Manchester United’s incredible fixtures pile-up over last ten months
‘Buyout clauses are madness’
Juve boss says Man United paid record fee for Paul Pogba because they had NO price tag
TIM’S THE FUL PACKAGE
Chelsea ace Tammy Abraham’s brother Timmy, 15, leaves Charlton Athletic to join Fulham
No 1 expected it
‘Devestated’ Petr Cech DROPPED for the FA Cup final as Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger picks David Ospina
italian’s inter james
Inter Milan swoop for Real Madrid duo James Rodriguez and Pepe who are set to leave this summer
Harry Redknapp wants Benoit Assou-Ekotto… but former Spurs ace would rather become a PORN star
Arsene Wenger warns Arsenal board not to cave into fan pressure for change before crunch FA Cup final
Bernardo Silva jets in and completes £43m move to Manchester City as they jump gun on rivals United
Man City chief Pep Guardiola at war with old club for lining up THREE of Barcelona’s best wonderkids
AUBA AND OUT
Huge boost for Man City as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang hands in transfer request at Borussia Dortmund
TAYLOR MADE FOR PRESSURE
Ref Anthony Taylor won’t be fazed by taking charge of the FA Cup final – he used to be a PRISON OFFICER
deal me in
Arsenal, Chelsea, Manchester United and ALL Premier League clubs – latest transfer news and gossip
Mor than money
Man Utd will demand Alvaro Morata in return if Real Madrid do not stump up £65m for David De Gea
skip, the queue
With Wayne Rooney’s Man Utd future looking uncertain, we look at five candidates to replace him as captain
mendy next for pep
Benjamin Mendy next on Guardiola’s list after snapping-up Monaco star Bernardo Silva for £65m