Andy Murray offers free tickets on social media for Davis Cup semi-final

Former Wimbledon champion thanked fans for response

Saturday, 23rd November 2019, 1:58 pm
Andy Murray cheers on his British team-mates during the Davis Cup. Picture: Getty

Andy Murray has thanked his supporters after offering free tickets for Britain's Davis Cup semi-final clash with Spain.

The two-time Wimbledon champion whipped up support for the British team after posting a message on his Instagram account asking for fans in Madrid to get in touch.

The Lawn Tennis Association were inundated with requests and have given away around 900 tickets.

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Picture: Andy Murray/Instagram

Murray's message read: "Is there any Brits over in Madrid right now that want to come watch us in the Davis Cup semi-final tomorrow?

"We will try and sort as many tickets as possible for anyone who wants to come."

He then added: "Thanks for all the responses!!!

"Head over to any of @lta social channels as fan tickets will be made available for anyone that can come along and support.

Picture: Andy Murray/Instagram

"Thanks so much and make a lot of noise please."

A third message then read: "Never knew there were so many tennis loving Brits in Madrid.

"Thanks so much to everyone who has got in touch with the @lta.

"Hearing they have managed to get hold of around 900 tickets so I hope you are one of the lucky ones who managed to get one.

Picture: Andy Murray/Instagram

"Our only request is that you make as much noise as possible."