Jamie Murray next match: Can the doubles specialist keep British hopes alive?

The 7-time Grand Slam champion in doubles (5 in mixed doubles and 2 in men’s doubles) Jamie Murray is one of the few British hopes left in the 2024 still. The 38-year-old brother of the legendary Andy Murray is still one of the top double players.

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So, when is he playing again and what is Jamie Murray’s next match? Keep reading to find out.

Jamie Murray’s next tournament & match

Jamie Murray’s next match and odds
Next TournamentDubai Open
Next OpponentYuki Bhambri / Robin Haase
Next Match Date and Time29/02/2024
Murray/Venus Odds2/5 (1.40)

The 2024 campaign did not start according to Jamie Murray’s plans. with early exits in Auckland and Melbourne for him and his partner in doubles, Michael Venus. However, the duo turned things around in Doha at the Qatar Open and won their first tournament of the season.

Their next stop is Dubai, where Murray and Venus will be hoping to repeat their result from Qatar.

Jamie Murray’s next match – Dubai Open doubles second round vs Yuki Bhambri / Robin Haase

After beating Musetti and Sonego in the final of Qatar Open, Murray and Venus met with Sander Gille and Joran Vliegen in the first round of Dubai Open. As expected, this was a close duel that went into the third set, which Murray and Venus won 10-7.

In the second round, Murray and Venus are scheduled to meet with Indian Yuki Bhambri and Dutch Robin Haase. This duo had to go through qualifiers to reach the main stage. Furthermore, they’ve lost every single match they’ve played in 2024 prior to the Dubai Open, so Murray and Venus are clearly favoured to beat them.

Where to watch Jamie Murray’s next match on TV

You can watch the Dubai Open in the UK if you are subscribed to Sky Sports. In this case, you can also stream the matches on their Sky Go app. There is also the option of using their on-demand live streaming service NOW, for which you don’t need a subscription.

Another way to watch the Dubai Open is Tennis TV, which is ATP Tour’s official streaming service.

Jamie Murray’s 2024 campaign

The 2023 season saw Jamie Murray forming a new partnership with the New Zealand veteran Michael Venus. The duo won four titles in 2023 and they had a good start to their 2024 campaign – at least after their Australian tour.

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The reason we say that lies in the fact that Murray and Venus lost in the first round in Auckland, before doing the same at the first Grand Slam of the season, where they lost to Behar and Pavlasek. Murray did a bit better in mixed doubles with Yana Sizikova, reaching the second round at the Australian Open.

However, after their disappointing performance at the first Grand Slam of the season, Murray and Venus had a great showing in Doha, at the Qatar Open. In fact, they went all the way and won the tournament in the exciting final against the Italian duo Sonego/Musetti.

Current ATP ranking – where is Jamie Murray on the ATP list?

Jamie Murray is currently ranked 16th in the doubles ATP rankings. Jamie Murray’s career high in the rankings was number 1, achieved way back in April 2016. . The last time Jamie Murray was inside the world’s top 10 in doubles was in October 2019.

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