He was dumped in straight sets by Grigor Dimitrov at the quarter-final stage, ending an unforgettable year for the world No5.
And going by some of the media reports post-match, it seems Murray has now gone from being a great Brit to a Scottish failure once again.
Take this brilliant screengrab from BBC Sport reporter Piers Newbery.
The one on the left shows Newbery’s verdict on Murray’s convincing win over Kevin Anderson in the last round. Pay particular attention to the word Briton used.
Then have a look at the match report on the right to today’s defeat, where Murray returns to being a Scot.