Patrick Mouratoglou says he nonetheless believes Andy Murray can return to the highest desk in tennis, and has referred to as him ‘extremely brave’ for conserving on attempting.
Murray has not discovered it straightforward to get the run of matches he requires to battle again from the hip harm that floor his profession to a halt when world primary.
This 12 months has been no totally different, with a constructive COVID check forcing him to overlook the Australian Open then a groin harm placing him down forward of his deliberate return in Miami.
Requested if he thinks Andy Murray can regain his former degree, Mouratoglou stated: “I feel he can. I feel he needs to.
“I feel he’s an unimaginable champion, however I additionally assume that his physique is actually powerful on him.
“Each time he feels ‘wow, lastly, I can begin taking part in’ then he has dangerous information about his physicality which stops him.
“If he continues to cease and begin on a regular basis, it’s very troublesome as a result of he makes progress and his health begins to be at a degree.
“He wants competitors. He begins, however then ‘growth’, he stops once more after which he restarts nearly from scratch as a result of if you do nothing for a couple of weeks you lose all the good thing about what you’ve finished.
“I feel he’s extremely brave to be trustworthy, as a result of he’s had plenty of setbacks together with his physique and he’s nonetheless right here.
“He exhibits how a lot braveness he has, which we knew already, but additionally how a lot he loves the sport.”