Nick Kyrgios asked ‘do you want to play f—— tennis or host a s—show?’ by opponent Steve Johnson at US Open 2019


Nick Kyrgios was requested when he was going to ‘play f—— tennis ‘ by his opponent Steve Johnson throughout their US Open first spherical match on Wednesday morning. 
The flashpoint got here when Kyrgios, who in the end received the match 6-3, 7-6, 6-4, berated the umpire in direction of the top of the second set after a lady attempting to get to her seat entered his line of sight as he went to serve. Kyrgios requested if the girl was alright after which questioned the umpire – Britain’s James Keothavong – for not intervening. 
Kyrgios was given a code violation warning for an audible obscenity, after which continued the talk on the change of ends after holding for 5-4. At this level, an offended Johnson requested his opponent “Do you need to play f—— tennis or host a s—show”.
Kyrgios ignored the remark, however recovered his equilibrium to win the second set tie-break and dig out the victory in straight units. 
“It was fairly clear,” Kyrgios mentioned of the essential second set tie-break. “I knew it was an essential set. If he bought that set the match may have been completely different and we might nonetheless be taking part in proper now.”

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