Number 5 in the world Rafael Nadal is one of those who believe that number 3 in the world Alexander Zverev removed from what’s going on 2022 Acapulco opens before his second round match was a right decision by the league officials. Zverev slammed his racquet into the referee’s position with the racquet barely touching the referee’s feet.
Zverev played in the doubles event with his partner Marcelo Melo and this couple was up against lucky losers Lloyd Glasspool and Harri Heliovaara. With a controversial call from the umpire that saw Lloyd and Harri being split, Zverev was unhappy with the decision and, after an online exchange, attacked the referee’s stand. in anger and frustration at losing the battle.
Zverev had previously abused the referee as well as called him ‘af *** ing idiot’ in the final set of the match. With Zverev’s reaction going viral, within hours the German was eliminated from the singles event as well as where he was the defending champion and reached the second round.
“In the end, I think he deserves to be punished because you can’t act this way. I think Sascha is aware of that and I hope this will be a lesson for him and for other young people who also lose their temper on the track sometimes. It makes sense that the organization that governs our sport should respect itself and respect the Chairman and the sport in general.
“I won’t go into what is fair or unfair in terms of punishment. But in the end, you have to stop a little bit of that kind of attitude to be a little more fashionable,” Nadal said in his press conference after the previous win Stefan Kozlov.
Rafael Nadal continues his unbeaten streak in 2022
Nadal is now off to his best start with a 12-match winning season. Won 2022 Melbourne Summer Set 1 and follow it with 2022 Australian Open title, Nadal’s win over Kozlov gave him his 12th win of the season in as many matches and the Spaniard will now take over. Tommy Paul in the quarterfinals of the Acapulco Open to claim their third title of the season and fourth of the tournament.
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