Nick Kyrgios Does Really Weird Thing (Even For Him) And It Costs Him A Point At U.S. Open

The Australian tennis star price himself some extent with a transfer that former participant and longtime coach Brad Gilbert tweeted, “I have never seen that before.”

This time he grabbed consideration for hitting a ball on Medvedev’s facet of the courtroom and slamming it away. Medvedev had stabbed at a volley that floated out on his personal facet when Kyrgios bizarrely ran over to place the ball away earlier than it bounced.

“Are you allowed to do that?” one announcer requested.

Nope. Kyrgios misplaced the purpose, squandering a sure-fire alternative to succeed in a break level in opposition to Medvedev within the third set. He misplaced the sport however nonetheless received the set en path to a 7-6, 3-6, 6-3, 6-3 victory to succeed in the quarterfinals. He made it attention-grabbing.