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Murray names Mauresmo as coach

Updated: June 8, 2014, 2:01 PM ET
Associated Press

PARIS -- After spending his youth being coached by his mother, Andy Murray is turning to another woman to help him defend his Wimbledon title.

Murray hired former top-ranked player Amelie Mauresmo as his coach on Sunday, saying the appointment is initially for the grass-court season.

"I'm excited by the possibilities of the new partnership and Amelie is someone I have always looked up to and admired," Murray said in a statement. "She's faced adversity plenty of times in her career, ...

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