Mur­ray: I’m ‘that Scot­tish w*nker’

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TENNIS champ Andy Mur­ray says he knows tennis fans call him “that Scot­tish w*nker”.

Em­bar­rassed Andy says he re­grets jok­ing in a 2006 in­ter­view that he’d “sup­port who­ever Eng­land were play­ing” at the World Cup.

And Andy – who re­cently won his first grand slam ti­tle at the US Masters in New York – says his words continue to haunt him.

The 25-year-old said: “I was only 19 or 20 at the time. I was get­ting things sent to my locker say­ing things like, ‘I hope you lose ev­ery tennis match for the rest of your life’.

“And even peo­ple within the ground at Wim­ble­don were say­ing that to me.

“I over­heard fans on the tele­phone de­scrib­ing me as ‘that Scot­tish w*nker’. “It’s not nice. “I had to re­con­nect with the British pub­lic.”

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