Nick Kyrgios complains about smelling marijuana at the US Open

First, there was the woman at the Wimbledon final who in Nick Kyrgios’ estimation looked like she’d had “700 drinks, bro.” This time, it was the smell of weed that set off the combustible Aussie. Kyrgios was deep into the second set of his second-round match against Benjamin Bonzi on Wednesday evening at the US … Read more

Nick Kyrgios complains about smelling marijuana at the US Open

First, there was the woman at the Wimbledon final who in Nick Kyrgios’ estimation looked like she’d had “700 drinks, bro.” This time, it was the smell of weed that set off the combustible Aussie. Kyrgios was deep into the second set of his second-round match against Benjamin Bonzi on Wednesday evening at the US … Read more

Shirtless Rafael Nadal soaks up the sun on a yacht in Formentera

He dramatically pulled out of Wimbledon last week on the eve of his semi-final against Nick Kyrgios with an abdominal tear. And Rafael Nadal was taking some time out to relax after the disappointing tournament as he enjoyed a holiday in Formentera on Monday. The 36-year-old Spaniard showed off his sporty physique as he soaked … Read more

How Novak Djokovic came back to win the Wimbledon final over Nick Kyrgios

LONDON — Novak Djokovic kept his cool in the furnace of Center Court against Nick Kyrgios to win his seventh Wimbledon championship. As Kyrgios stuck the ball in the net on championship point, Djokovic looked at his team and let out a massive exhale. The triumph sees him go one behind Rafael Nadal’s record of … Read more

Novak Djokovic beats Cameron Norrie to reach the Wimbledon final

LONDON — Novak Djokovic fashioned a second consecutive comeback victory at Wimbledon on Friday, this one with a deficit far less daunting, the drama far less palpable. The top-seeded Djokovic beat No. 9 seed Cameron Norrie of Britain 2-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-4 in the semifinals to run his winning streak at the All England Club … Read more

Nick Kyrgios disappointed after Rafael Nadal withdrew at Wimbledon, anxious about the final

LONDON — Nick Kyrgios felt “disappointment” when he first heard Rafael Nadal had withdrawn from their Wimbledon men’s singles semifinal. Then he said he only managed one hour of sleep on Thursday night and was “a reckless ball of energy” as he processed the news. Nadal withdrew from their semifinal with an abdominal injury, meaning … Read more

Nick Kyrgios topples No. 4 seed Stefanos Tsitsipas in wild, outburst-filled Wimbledon match

WIMBLEDON, England — Stefanos Tsitsipas labeled Nick Kyrgios as a “bully” after he was beaten by the Australian in a volatile “circus” of a third-round match at Wimbledon on Saturday. Kyrgios won 6-7 (2), 6-4, 6-3, 7-6 (7) to reach the fourth round at the All England Club for the first time since 2016, but … Read more

Nick Kyrgios topples No. 4 seed Stefanos Tsitsipas in wild, outburst-filled Wimbledon match

WIMBLEDON, England — Stefanos Tsitsipas labeled Nick Kyrgios as a “bully” after he was beaten by the Australian in a volatile “circus” of a third-round match at Wimbledon on Saturday. Kyrgios won 6-7 (2), 6-4, 6-3, 7-6 (7) to reach the fourth round at the All England Club for the first time since 2016, but … Read more

Wimbledon 2022 – ‘A very millennial shot’

LONDON — It was late into Monday evening on Center Court when Andy Murray tried something for just the second time in his professional career. The first-round match was poised at one set all — he was serving having broken James Duckworth in the third, and leading 2-1. Murray, already 15-0 to the good, looked … Read more