Andy Roddick made his 30th birthday a memorable one with the announcement of his retirement, sending shockwaves around the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.
After 12 years in the professional circuit, 31 titles, the No. 1 ranking and a Grand Slam title, Roddick believes that he is not “healthy enough or committed enough to go another year” according to Associated Press via ESPN.
Roddick has been the most consistent American man in the last decade, carrying much of the expectations. His career will be defined by his hard work and effort both on and off the court.
Let's look back at the 10 most memorable matches Roddick was a part of as another chapter in American tennis closes.