Nick Kyrgios smashes two rackets and curses at umpire in Cincinnati defeat
(CNN) — Nick Kyrgios is in hot water then walking off the court smash two rackets and calling an umpire af***ing tool
After winning the opening set in his three-set defeat by Russias Karen Khachanov on Wednesday in the Western and Southern Open Kyrgios was hit by a time violation in the next set for shooting too long between serves.
While seated between games, he exclaimed:Thats humorous, though Rafa (Nadal) performs that quick Im retiring from tennis.
Total crap… disgrace. Get me some footage of Rafa enjoying with that fast.
If youre able to locate any of that I will close my mouth never talk again.
Once Khachanov won the second set 7-6 (7-4), he called umpire Fergus Murphythe eldest Dean ***ing ref in history, the worst ref in the match.
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Shortly after his outburst Kyrgios took a bathroom break which Murphy, mentioning not enough time staying at the changeover, had refused him permission to shoot.
Having left the courtroom with 2 rackets, cameras captured the world number 27 before making his way back into the court breaking them.
After the defeat, Kyrgios known as Murphy af***ing tool and spat to the court in the chair umpires leadership before leaving.
Kyrgios seems probable to be seeded to the US Open starting on August 26.
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Maybe not the first time
This really isnt the first time Kyrgios has expressed his displeasure at the decision making of umpire Murphy.
Before heading on to win the championship Fourteen days ago, in the Washington Open, the Australian clashed with Murphy.
Kyrgios has a history of behavior on court.
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He had been shrouded in May after he pitched a jar, threw his racket and hurled a chair in the final set of a match.
He was fined 13,766 pounds ($16,670) for unsportsmanlike behavior at Queens in June.
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