On Sunday, Nick Kyrgios was defeated 6-3, 7-5 Reilly Opelka in which ATP Houston Semifinals. The Australian got a walkover to face the American in the quarters, but he was on his back foot as soon as he broke in the opening set and crashed 3-1 back. After a turbulent start to his election campaign Opelka used his advantage to end the first set and the fiery Australian once again cut an annoyed figure on the court.
The ATP had warned earlier this week that they would start punishing players more severely after a series of on-pitch tantrums, most notably by Kyrgios at the Miami Open. Nick Kyrgios has been fined $35,000 for four felonies, and now he faces an even closer scrutiny. He was obviously furious in the second set after the ref made what he thought was a terrible call, but he rebounded to 5-5 and still had the match to play. However, he was penalized with a point for it Swearing when a breakpoint is reachedand the result quickly swung against him.
Fans on Twitter are angry at Nick Kyrgios’ behavior
Avid tennis fans are furious as the Australian repeats the same behavior on court again.
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