As Electrifying As Ever, Nick Kyrgios Shows Why He Could Win Wimbledon
The Australian won a heated match marked by controversy against Stefanos Tsitsipas to advance to the fourth round.
After his four-set victory over No. 4 seed Stefanos Tsitsipas on Saturday at Wimbledon, Nick Kyrgios told the crowd,
The match had everything: high-powered serving from both players, trick shots (Kyrgios), arguments with chair umpire Damien Dumusois (from both players) and a fourth-set tiebreak that produced some beautiful tennis
Jon Wertheim broke down Kyrgios’s win, which earned the 27-year-old Australian his first trip to the fourth round since 2016.
Jon Wertheim: That’s an increasingly hard case to make. Some of the things he does we would probably not be happy about if our kids did it
the more you know this is not someone with bad intent—this is someone who has some mental health challenges, which he has openly talked about and shared.