Jamie Murray is not expecting the professional tennis tours to resume any time soon.
The men’s ATP and women’s WTA tours are suspended until July 13 due to the coronavirus pandemic, but the nature of the sport, with mass travel between countries and cities from one week to the next, is not conducive to a quick return in the current climate.
The seven-time grand slam doubles winner has described a possible return to tour life as “far away” and talked down the impact of playing behind closed doors.
“I honestly have no idea what is going to happen with that,” the Scot told the PA news agency.
“As a professional tournament, you have players, coaches, physios travelling from all over the world to be there.
“You have got fans flying from all over the world to watch these events, it is a lot of people descending on a city for