Andy Murray gets cuddle from mum Judy after ‘tough day’ in which he revealed plan to retire at Wimbledon… if not sooner

ANDY MURRAY got a cuddle from mum Judy after his "tough day" in which he revealed plan to retire from tennis at Wimbledon… if not sooner.

The two-time SW19 champion, 31, stunned reporters last night in Australia as he choked through the tears to reveal his daily pain is becoming too much to play through.

Andy Murray gets cuddle from mum Judy after ‘tough day’ in which he revealed plan to retire at Wimbledon… if not soonerInstagram5 Andy Murray got a hug from his mum after a 'tough day' in Australia

Former world No1 Murray now wants to play on until this summer's Wimbledon, but knows the Australian Open could be his last hurrah.

But today, a much-happier looking Muzza posted a pic of him getting a big hug from his mum, calling it the "best way" to get over a bad day.

Murray captioned the Instagram post: "Best way to feel better after a tough day is a big cuddle from your mum.

"Genuinely been very touched by all of the messages and support from everybody today…

Andy Murray gets cuddle from mum Judy after ‘tough day’ in which he revealed plan to retire at Wimbledon… if not soonerGetty5 Judy Murray has been supportive of Andy throughout his whole career
Andy Murray gets cuddle from mum Judy after ‘tough day’ in which he revealed plan to retire at Wimbledon… if not soonerAFP5 Andy Murray tearfully revealed his retirement plans last night

"It means a lot and has made me feel much more positive than when I woke this morning. Thank you so much."

Last night, in his teary press conference, Murray said: "I’m not feeling good.

“Obviously I’ve been struggling for a long time. I have been in a lot of pain for probably about 20 months now.

“I have pretty much done everything that I could to try and get my hip feeling better. It hasn’t helped loads.

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