Showing posts with label Nick Kyrgios. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Nick Kyrgios. Show all posts

Sunday, July 8, 2018

Video: Nick Kyrgios interview | Wimbledon 2018

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Video: Nick Kyrgios interview | Wimbledon 2018

Video: Kyrgios and umpire have comical exchange | Wimbledon 2018

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Video: Nick Kyrgios and umpire James Keothavong have comical exchange | Wimbledon 2018

Saturday, July 7, 2018

Nick Kyrgios Wimbledon Second round press conference

Nick Kyrgios Wimbledon Second round press conference
Nick Kyrgios Wimbledon Second round press conference

Nick Kyrgios talks to the media after his 6-3, 6-4, 7-6 win against Robin Haase

Q. How would you sum it up today?
NICK KYRGIOS: Knew it was going to be a tough match. Came out really good. The first two sets, I was pretty impressed with my performance. Obviously third set got a bit rocky. I broke him a couple times, lost my serve, lost focus.

Yeah, I mean, I knew the match was going to get tough at a certain stage. I'm just glad I got through it and didn't have to go to four sets.

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Nick Kyrgios Wimbledon first round press conference

Nick Kyrgios Wimbledon first round press conference
Nick Kyrgios Wimbledon first round press conference

Nick Kyrgios speaks to the media after his 7-6(3), 7-6(4), 6-7(5), 6-3 win against Denis Istomin
Q. How did you assess that today?
NICK KYRGIOS: Very tough match. I didn't play anywhere near my best tennis today. I served well. But, you know, I struggled to find rhythm. That's what he does so well on the grass court. He served really well today.

I thought he played really, really well. I played him one time on grass a couple years ago, Davis Cup. Today was much tougher than I remembered. As I said, I wasn't playing well from the back. I struggled to find rhythm. A couple, like, nerves. I was a bit nervous going out there today.

Video: Nick Kyrgios Wimbledon press conference

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Video: Nick Kyrgios Wimbledon press conference

Nick Kyrgios talks about the battle he had on Court 12 against Denis Istomin and how he is feeling "in a happy place" this year.


Kyrgios among winners at Wimbledon

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Kyrgios among winners at Wimbledon

Nick Kyrgios scored a 7-6(3) 7-6(4) 6-7(5) 6-3 first-round win over Denis Istomin at Wimbledon.

Kyrgios offered some evidence that he can finally let his undisputed talent do the talking.

"I feel like I'm one of the guys that can cause a bit of an uproar at this event. We'll see how it goes," 15th seed Kyrgios, who will face Dutchman Robin Haase next, said.

Wimbledon Video: Nick Kyrgios laughs at Istomin's return heroics

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Wimbledon Video: Nick Kyrgios laughs at Istomin's return heroics

Saturday, June 30, 2018

Kyrgios ready to get serious

Kyrgios ready to get serious

With his often nonchalant approach and penchant for trick shots, Nick Kyrgios often gives the impression that grafting away throughout a two-week grand slam is not really his cup of tea.

While his talent has never been disputed since he stunned Rafael Nadal with an audacious fourth-round display at Wimbledon in 2014, his volatile temperament has too often been his undoing, regularly landing him in hot water.

The past two weeks, however, have seen his tennis making the headlines. He almost beat eight-times Wimbledon champion Roger Federer at the Stuttgart grasscourt tournament and a week later he served almost 100 aces en route to the Queen's Club semis.

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Video: Kyrgios saves nine match points against Gasquet at Wimbledon

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Video: Nick Kyrgios saves nine match points against Richard Gasquet at Wimbledon

At The Championships 2014, Nick Kyrgios set an Open era record at Wimbledon, becoming the first man to win a match after saving nine match points...

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Kyrgios fined for inappropriate behavior at Queen's Club

Kyrgios fined for inappropriate behavior at Queen's Club
Kyrgios fined for inappropriate behavior at Queen's Club

The ATP tour has fined Nick Kyrgios 15,000 euros ($17,500) for inappropriate behavior during the Queen's Club tournament.

Kyrgios was caught on camera performing an imitation of a lewd act as he sat in a courtside chair at the change of ends during his semifinal loss to Marin Cilic on Saturday.

During an earlier win at the same tournament over Kyle Edmund, British broadcaster BBC apologized to viewers after a string of expletives by Kyrgios were audible on air.

The 23-year-old Kyrgios has won four titles on the ATP Tour and is widely considered to be a talented and temperamental player, but has a history of sanctions for his behavior on and off the court.

Monday, June 25, 2018

Video highlights: Queens 2018 QFs

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Video highlights: Queens 2018 QFs

Watch highlights as Novak Djokovic battles past Frenchman Adrian Mannarino to earn a spot in the Fever-Tree Championships semi-finals, where he will face Jeremy Chardy. Marin Cilic and Nick Kyrgios also advanced to the final four on Friday.



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Sunday, June 24, 2018

Video: Kyrgios London 2018 interview

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Video: Kyrgios London 2018 interview

Watch as Nick Kyrgios breaks down his performance against Feliciano Lopez at Queen's Club, and why his serve is one aspect he has improved upon.



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Video: Kyrgios Queen's hot shot

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Video: Kyrgios Queen's hot shot

Watch Hot Shot As Nick Kyrgios chips a crafty winner from an awkward position during his quarter-final match against Feliciano Lopez at Queen's Club on Friday.



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Video Highlights: Queen's Club 2018 QFs

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Video Highlights: Queen's Club 2018 QFs

Watch highlights of the Fever-Tree Championships on Thursday, featuring Novak Djokovic versus Grigor Dimitrov and Nick Kyrgios versus Kyle Edmund at The Queen's Club.



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Video: Kyrgios Queens Interview

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Video: Kyrgios Queens Interview

Nick Kyrgios, who hit 32 aces and won 88 per cent of points on his first delivery against Kyle Edmund in the second round at the Fever-Tree Championships, discusses the importance of holding serve on grass.

Friday, June 22, 2018

Video: Kyrgios' Tweener At Queen's Club 2018

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Video: Kyrgios' Tweener At Queen's Club 2018

Watch as Nick Kyrgios sprints up to a drop shot and hits a tweener lob over the head of Kyle Edmund en route to victory at the Fever-Tree Championships on Thursday.




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Video: Kyrgios Queens 2018 hot shot

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Video: Kyrgios Queens 2018 hot shot

Watch as Nick Kyrgios lands one of his patented tweeners, then completes the point with a forehand volley against Kyle Edmund at the Fever-Tree Championships on Thursday.

Video: A Reporter's Prank To Remember

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Video: A Reporter's Prank To Remember

ATP World Tour Uncovered tests Nick Kyrgios and fellow ATP World Tour stars' abilities to keep their composure and avoid the elephant in the room during a prank interview.

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Video Highlights: Murray vs Kyrgios | Queens 2018

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Video Highlights: Murray vs Kyrgios | Queens 2018

Watch highlights as Andy Murray pushes Nick Kyrgios at the Fever-Tree Championships in London.



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Video: Murray hot shot at Queens 2018

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Video: Murray hot shot at Queens 2018

Watch as Andy Murray ends a 26-stroke rally with a signature backhand passing shot in his first-round match against Nick Kyrgios at the Fever-Tree Championships.




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