Nick Kyrgios already has his fine at the US Open

Nick Kyrgios already has his fine at the US Open

The Australian received two fines at the US Open. Kyrgios was penalized for his misconduct and the money will be deducted from the prize money.

Nick Kyrgios has already received his sanction for his misconduct during the last Grand Slam of the season. Kyrgios He was slowly becoming one of the most consistent tennis players in 2022 and it seemed like his on-court demeanor had changed. After beating defending champion and current world number one Daniil Medvedev, Kyrgios was one of the favorites to win the US Open title. Moreover, after Djokovic’s defeat and Nadal’s elimination, it was his great opportunity. Many believed that this time it was possible to make up for that Wimbledon final loss to Djokovic.

The quarter-final match against Khachanov came and he was the heavy favorite. Both had their pros and cons thanks to social media. Eventually, the Aussie ended up losing in five sets. Whereas Khachanov celebrating the victory, Nick Kyrgios smashed his racquet against the court. As if that weren’t enough, he took another out of his bag and continued doing the same. Lots of criticism and it was that Kyrgios’ worst face had returned. It only remained to know what was going to be the sanction imposed by the ATP.

After studying the file, Kyrgios was sanctioned $14,000. Also for spitting and saying obscenities towards a member of his box, he received other $11,000 penalty. This amount is deducted from your prize money won in the tournament, 445,000 singles and 28,200 doubles after competing with his friend and partner Thanasi Kokkinakis. Kyrgios once again showed his worst side despite having a great 2022 in which he once again took advantage of the competition and showed his best version.

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