Former World No. 1 Andy Murray was formally knighted on Thursday by Prince Charles at Buckingham Palace.
It was introduced the Scot could be knighted in December 2016 when Queen Elizabeth II’s New Yr’s Honours record was launched. The popularity was given to Murray for his companies to tennis and charity.
The Brit has additionally earned an Officer of the Most Wonderful Order of the British Empire (OBE) medal from HRH Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, in October 2013 after profitable his first Wimbledon crown.
“I am very proud to obtain it. It is a good day to spend with my household; my spouse and oldsters are right here,” Murray mentioned in an announcement. “‘I would have preferred to [have brought] my children however I believe they seem to be a bit younger. I am going to present them the medal after I get residence.”
Murray’s household confirmed how proud it’s is on social media, with Andy’s mom, Judy Murray, and brother, Jamie Murray, posting to Twitter…
— judy murray (@JudyMurray) Could 16, 2019
Sir Andy! pic.twitter.com/7g9iIF6OWZ
— Jamie Murray (@jamie_murray) Could 16, 2019