Andy Murray vs. Japan

Andy Murray has played 10 matches against Japanese players and his win loss record currently stands at 9-1 in Murray’s favour. Andy Murray has the advantage in grand slam matches having won 100% of the 3 matches played against players from Japan in majors.


Andy Murray vs. Japan
Andy Murray Japan
9 Wins 1
2 Clay 0
0 Grass 0
7 Hard 1
0 Carpet 0
3 Grand Slams 0
0 Finals 0
Murray vs Previous Matches
Date Event Round Surface Opponent Score
Mar 2016 GBR vs. JPN, Davis Cup RR Hard Kei Nishikori Won 7-5, 7-6(6), 3-6, 4-6, 6-3
Mar 2016 GBR vs. JPN, Davis Cup RR Hard Taro Daniel Won 6-1, 6-3, 6-1
Aug 2015 ATP Masters Canada S Hard Kei Nishikori Won 6-3, 6-0
May 2015 Masters 1000 Madrid S Clay Kei Nishikori Won 6-3, 6-4
Nov 2014 Barclays ATP Tour Finals RR Hard Kei Nishikori Lost 4-6, 4-6
Jan 2014 Australian Open R128 Hard Go Soeda Won 6-1, 6-1, 6-3
Dec 2012 Brisbane, Australia S Hard Kei Nishikori Won 6-4, 2-0 RET
May 2012 French Open R128 Clay Tatsuma Ito Won 6-1, 7-5, 6-0
Jan 2012 Australian Open Q Hard Kei Nishikori Won 6-3, 6-3, 6-1
Oct 2011 Masters 1000 Shanghai S Hard Kei Nishikori Won 6-3, 6-0

Andy Murray has lost just once to a Japanese player, not surprisingly that was Kei Nishikori. That sole victory was at the ATP world tour finals in London.

Murray has won allĀ his other encounters with Nishikori as well as the other few matches he has played against other Japanese players Taro Daniel, Go Soeda and Tatsuma Ito.

Murray along with his Brother beat Japan in their most recent Davis Cup in meeting 2016, Murray one two singles rubbers and completed the rout with victory in the doubles with Jamie.