Nick Kyrgios Fined 10,000 Dollars

Australian Tennis Star Nick Kyrgios has been fined $10 thousand Dollars for an insulting remark he made to French Open champion Stanislas Wawrinka.

On-court microphones picked up Kyrgios, making a lewd suggestion about Wawrinka’s girlfriend during their Rogers Cup match on Tuesday.

Reacting, Wawrinka, said it was “unacceptable” and called for the Australian to be punished.

Meanwhile, Kyrgios has made a personal and public apology, saying his comments were made in the heat of the moment but were unacceptable on many levels

However, The Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) said the fine was the maximum on-site amount, adding that it was still reviewing the matter and additional penalties could be added

 



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