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Nick Kyrgios spits, smashes rackets, calls umpire ‘a f–king tool’ in latest meltdown

Tennis bad boy Nick Kyrgios could face a suspension after his latest equipment-destroying, profanity-spewing, umpire-degrading meltdown. The mercurial Australian talent came unglued during a second-round loss to Karen Khachanov at the Cincinnati Masters on Tuesday night, repeatedly berating umpire Fergus Murphy and at one point leaving the court to smash two of his rackets. After the post-match handshake with Khachanov, Kyrgios turned toward Murphy and said, “You’re a f–king tool, bro,” before appearing to spit in the umpire’s direction. No class. #Kyrgios pic.twitter.com/TxzJkMtjaO — Eric Champnella (@champnella) August 15, 2019 Kyrgios first confronted Murphy late in the second set, accusing the official of startin ...
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