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Andy Murray calls for more women coaches as British No1 proudly declares 'I'm a feminist' ahead of French Open

Andy Murray heads for the French Open this week for what might yet be his last major — at least for some time — in the company of coach Amelie Mauresmo.

But regardless of what happens after she gives birth later this summer, the world No 3 believes their relationship has had a profound effect on him, to the extent he now considers himself a feminist. 'I'm pro everyone being equal and if that's being a feminist then you could say so, yes,' declared Murray, speaking to Red Bull's sports magazine. 'It really opened my eyes when I started working with Amelie.

Inequality is something I started to see and become passionate about. It's opened my mind.


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