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ANDY MURRAY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1966: tabled on 11 January 2019

Tabled in the 2017-19 session.

This motion has been signed by 34 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House notes with sadness the announcement by Andy Murray that he is likely to retire from competitive tennis in 2019 due to injury; pays tribute to his legacy as one of the leading male tennis players throughout the past decade as a three-time Grand Slam winner, double Olympic champion, Davis Cup winner and former world No. 1; acknowledges that these achievements occurred while playing against some of the toughest opponents in the sport's history; appreciates his wider achievements in combating sexism and encouraging young talent within the sport; and wishes him and his family all the best for the future.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Gethins, Stephen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 January 2019
North East Fife
Edwards, Jonathan
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 14 January 2019
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Brown, Alan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 January 2019
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
O'Hara, Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 January 2019
Argyll and Bute
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 January 2019
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Gibson, Patricia
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 January 2019
North Ayrshire and Arran
Linden, David
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 January 2019
Glasgow East
McDonald, Stewart Malcolm
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 January 2019
Glasgow South
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 15 January 2019
Strangford
Cowan, Ronnie
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 January 2019
Inverclyde
McNally, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 January 2019
Falkirk
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 15 January 2019
Coventry South
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 15 January 2019
Leicester East
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 15 January 2019
Worthing West
Cherry, Joanna
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 January 2019
Edinburgh South West
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 16 January 2019
Bolsover
Hermon, Lady
Independent
Signed on 16 January 2019
North Down
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 January 2019
Glasgow South West
Monaghan, Carol
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 January 2019
Glasgow North West
Western, Matt
Labour
Signed on 17 January 2019
Warwick and Leamington
Morris, Grahame
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2019
Easington
Hayes, Helen
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2019
Dulwich and West Norwood
Cameron, Dr Lisa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 January 2019
East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 January 2019
Glasgow Central
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 January 2019
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Bardell, Hannah
Scottish National Party
Signed on 31 January 2019
Livingston
Wishart, Pete
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 February 2019
Perth and North Perthshire
Chapman, Douglas
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 February 2019
Dunfermline and West Fife

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.