วันศุกร์, สิงหาคม 12, 2022
หน้าแรกSPORTNick Kyrgios and Stefanos Tsitsipas fined just after fiery Wimbledon match

Nick Kyrgios and Stefanos Tsitsipas fined just after fiery Wimbledon match

Globe No. 5 Tsitsipas was handed a $10,000 high-quality for unsportsmanlike conduct — the joint-greatest solitary wonderful of the tournament so much.

After the match, he apologized for hitting a ball into the stands, which is deemed a different offense in the grand slam rulebook.

Kyrgios, who won the match in 4 sets and faces USA’s Brandon Nakashima in the fourth spherical on Monday, was fined $4,000 for an audible obscenity.

That usually means the Australian has been fined $14,000 so significantly this event, owning been sanctioned for spitting in the route of a spectator he claimed was disrespecting him in the course of his very first-spherical match versus Britain’s Paul Jubb.

Following Saturday’s heated contest, Tsitsipas and Kyrgios continued to trade barbs off the court — the Greek fourth seed calling his opponent “evil” and a “bully,” although Kyrgios claimed Tsitsipas is “not appreciated” in the locker room.

“I did nothing toward Stefanos right now that was disrespectful,” he included. “I was not drilling him with balls. To come in here and say I bullied him, that’s just smooth.”

Kyrgios has attracted controversy for his on-court actions all through his profession, but at this year’s Wimbledon he has also performed some of his most effective tennis — notably as he swept earlier Filip Krajinovic is just an hour and 25 minutes in the next spherical.

The 27-year-aged has attained the quarterfinals of a grand slam on two preceding instances — a record he could equivalent by beating Nakashima when the pair meet on Centre Court.

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