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3 Rackets in
US Open Exit
Sep 7, 2022 7:34 AM CDT
Kyrgios Smashes 3 Rackets in US Open Exit
Australian tennis player, already handed tournament's biggest fine ever, is 'devastated'
- Nick Kyrgios disappointed himself and his fans early Wednesday, losing to Russia's Karen Khachanov in five sets in the US Open quarterfinals, but not those who'd come out for his antics. Having missed out on his best chance yet at a Grand Slam title, the Australian tennis player...
Kyrgios Has Unusual
Complaint at US Open
Sep 1, 2022 8:38 AM CDT
Kyrgios Has Unusual Complaint at US Open
Umpire warned crowd against smoking after the 'heavy asthmatic' complained about pot smoke
- An umpire at the US Open warned the crowd not to smoke marijuana on Wednesday following a complaint from Australian player Nick Kyrgios. There was "a strong party vibe" in the crowd at New York's Louis Armstrong Arena as the Wimbledon finalist faced France's Benjamin Bonzi in...
After Losing to
Djokovic, a 'Final
Act of Defiance'
Jul 11, 2022 7:36 AM CDT
After Losing to Djokovic, a 'Final Act of Defiance' From Kyrgios
Aussie wears red cap to trophy ceremony, breaching strict all-white dress code
- Nick Kyrgios gave the crowd quite a show during the men's singles final Sunday at Wimbledon. The show wasn't over, however, after the 27-year-old Aussie lost to Serbia's Novak Djokovic, as he took part in a "final act of defiance." Kyrgios received a second-place trophy,...
Steady Djokovic Outplays
Volatile Kyrgios at Wimbledon
Jul 10, 2022 2:10 PM CDT
Steady Djokovic Outplays Volatile Kyrgios at Wimbledon
Champion wins his seventh straight All England Club title, fourth in a row
- Winning Wimbledon doesn't get old, Novak Djokovic says. And his insight on the issue is nearly unique, after he won his seventh men's title in London on Sunday and his fourth straight, ESPN reports. Pete Sampras also won seven championships; only Roger Federer, with eight, has more. "...
Nick Kyrgios Faces Charge for
Assaulting Former Girlfriend
Jul 5, 2022 6:39 PM CDT
Nick Kyrgios Faces Charge for Assaulting Former Girlfriend
First, he will appear on court for the Wimbledon quarterfinals
- Australian tennis star Nick Kyrgios has been ordered to appear in a Canberra court on Aug. 2 for allegedly assaulting his ex-girlfriend. CNN confirmed through Australian police that the 27-year-old faces "one charge of common assault following an incident in December 2021." The news was first reported by...
Amid Aussie Mess, Djokovic
Has a Message for Fans
Jan 7, 2022 12:09 PM CST
Amid Aussie Mess, Djokovic Has a Message for Fans
Serbian tennis star is feeling the love as he tries to clear up visa/vaccine hubbub before Australian Open
- Novak Djokovic still isn't revealing whether he's been vaccinated, but he's now speaking out to family and fans supporting him as he's caught up in a visa commotion Down Under. The Serbian tennis star, who was denied entry to Australia this week ahead of the Australian...
Tennis Player Fined for
Jab About Rival's Girlfriend
Aug 14, 2015 12:17 PM CDT
Tennis Player Fined for Jab About Rival's Girlfriend
Trash talks gets personal
- Pro tennis player Nick Kyrgios decided to trash-talk his opponent during a match this week and made the mistake of doing it near a courtside microphone. As a result, everyone in attendance at his Rogers Cup match in Montreal against Stan Wawrinka got to hear the Australian mutter that another...
Jul 1, 2014 1:33 PM CDT
144th-Ranked Aussie Stuns Rafael Nadal
Nick Kyrgios, who? Dumps No. 1 in first Wimbledon
- Two-time champion Rafael Nadal lost in the fourth round of Wimbledon to 19-year-old Nick Kyrgios of Australia 7-6 (5), 5-7, 7-6 (5), 6-3 today. The 144th-ranked Kyrgios, a wild-card entry, hit 37 aces and delivered a between-the-legs winner on one point. He is the first man to get to the...
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