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.
|Murray vs Previous Matches|
|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 all 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.