The ordeal started after the 34-year-old returned from dinner, saying his trainers had been starting to scent after working towards for hours beneath the Californian solar.
So he determined to allow them to dry out beneath the automotive when he acquired 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 pressured 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 necessary reality.
“As I used to be making ready for my observe, my physio stated to me ‘the place’s your wedding ceremony ring?’, and I used to be like ‘oh no,'” Murray defined, attempting to carry again laughter in a video message.
“I principally tie my wedding ceremony ring to my tennis sneakers once I’m taking part in as a result of I am unable to play with it on my hand. So my wedding ceremony ring has been stolen as properly.”
By the sheepish look on Murray’s face, it is secure to say the information hasn’t gone down properly along with his spouse Kim Sears, whom he married in 2015 and has 4 kids with.
“Evidently, 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 could 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 like a horrible concept however I would like some assist.”
Here is hoping somebody might help Murray recuperate from his newest double fault.