Alexander Zverev loves a great racket smash and he was at it once more throughout his Australian Open first-round conflict in opposition to Marcos Giron.
The world No 7 made a stuttering begin in opposition to the unheralded world No 75 Giron as he misplaced the primary set earlier than bouncing again to safe a 6-7 (8-10), 7-6 (7-5), 6-3, 6-2 victory.
Nevertheless, his frustration did boil over within the second set after he missed a easy volley when serving for the set at 5-4, 30-40, which allowed his American competitor to interrupt again.
The German then determined it was a great time to smash his racket.
🔥 NO MERCY 🔥
Zverev’s racquet has copped all of his anger in that one. 🤯
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He went on to win the set and the tie-breaker, and after the match he gave the damaged racket to a younger fan on the Margaret Court docket Enviornment.
Zverev, although, has an extended historical past of smashing his racket when issues don’t go his approach.
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