Tennis stars Kyrgios and Tomic feud after fake illness claims
March 7, 2016 - Uncategorized
One of Australia’s youngest tennis stars is taking a leaf out of Kanye West’s book.
Nick Kyrgios threw out hostilities on Twitter following a comment by Bernard Tomic, filmed on the sidelines during a Davis Cup match in Victoria on Sunday, in which he claimed Kyrgios had faked a sickness.
Kyrgios withdrew from the Davis Cup matches against the U.S., citing illness and back injury, after reportedly struggling through a fitness test on Thursday morning. Not that Tomic was convinced.
On the sidelines during his 3-1 loss to American John Isner, Tomic said: “Two times Nick’s faked it. Twice … Nick’s sitting down in Canberra. Bullshit he’s sick.” The comments were picked up by television cameras. Read more…