By Peter Rutzler For Mailonline
Published: 18:08 GMT, 1 March 2019 | Updated: 18:08 GMT, 1 March 2019
Andy Murray has been photographed in public for the first time since undergoing hip resurfacing surgery in January.
The former world No 1 was pictured at a Thai restaurant in Wimbledon last month on crutches.
Murray underwent hip surgery on January 28 after emotionally withdrawing from this year's Australian Open, where he announced his intention to retire from tennis after struggling with a devastating hip problem.
Andy Murray has been pictured in public for the first time since undergoing hip surgery
Murray was photographed at a Thai restaurant in Wimbledon on crutches last month
According to SWLondoner, Murray was enjoying a meal with friends at Patara restaurant, roughly a mile from Centre Court.
An alternative to a hip replacement, it involves removing the damaged surfaces of the bones inside the hip joint and replacing them with a metal surface.
An advantage to this approach is that