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Andy Murray: Not all British hopes depend on me

Scotland's Andy Murray during his first round match at Wimbledon Championships in London, UK on June 23, 2014. Credit: Press Association Images

Andy Murray has rejected the notion that the hopes of Great Britain depend on him winning Wimbledon following England's World Cup disaster.

Asked if he was giving British sports fans something to cheer about, Murray told the press: "No. I'm here to do my thing.

"I don't think that the English football team get asked about me in their press conferences. So I'd appreciate it if that wasn't brought up when I was playing because I'm yet to hear Wayne Rooney talk about my matches at Wimbledon. I don't think it's fair."

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