The ordeal started after the 34-year-old returned from dinner, saying his trainers have been starting to odor after practising for hours below the Californian solar.
So he determined to allow them to dry out beneath the automotive when he received again to his lodge.
After leaving them to air in a single day, Murray returned within the morning to seek out his trainers had gone, which means he was compelled to seek out one other pair in preparation for his match in opposition to Adrian Mannarino on Friday.
Annoying? Sure. Finish of the world? In all probability not. However sadly for the Scot, he had forgotten one essential reality.
“As I used to be getting ready for my observe, my physio mentioned to me ‘the place’s your wedding ceremony ring?’, and I used to be like ‘oh no,'” Murray defined, making an attempt to carry again laughter in a video message.
“I mainly tie my wedding ceremony ring to my tennis footwear after I’m taking part in as a result of I can not play with it on my hand. So my wedding ceremony ring has been stolen as effectively.”
By the sheepish look on Murray’s face, it is secure to say the information hasn’t gone down effectively along with his spouse Kim Sears, whom he married in 2015 and has 4 kids with.
“For sure, I am within the dangerous books at dwelling so I need to attempt to discover it,” he continued.
“So if anybody can share this or might have any clue the place they might be, it could be very useful so I can attempt to get it again and resolve it.”
Murray wrote a caption to accompany his plea for assist, writing: “Sure I do know I am an fool and in hindsight it looks as if a horrible concept however I want some assist.”
Here is hoping somebody may also help Murray get well from his newest double fault.