Nick Kyrgios courts more controversy after sledging Stan Wawrinka at Rogers Cup

first_imgAustralia’s Nick Kyrgios courted more controversy with an off-colour remark to his opponent Stan Wawrinka while Andy Murray and Rafa Nadal advanced in the second round in a day of upsets at the Rogers Cup in Montreal on Wednesday.Kyrgios, who is well known for his outbursts off court and profanity on it, made a jibe at Wawrinka during the second set of their match about the Swiss player’s apparent girlfriend.Also read: Andy Murray and Rafael Nadal win but other seeds tumble in Montreal “Kokkinakis banged your girlfriend,” Kyrgios was caught saying by television cameras in reference to his Davis Cup team mate Thanasi Kokkinakis. “Sorry to tell you that, mate.”It was unclear whether Wawrinka, who withdrew with a back injury in the third set while trailing 4-0, heard the jibe, though his coach Magnus Norman criticised the Australian on Twitter afterwards.”That was really really low Nick Kyrgios,” Norman wrote. “Hope for u that u have people around that will teach u a thing or 2 about life tonight. Very bad.”last_img

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