Broken racket and penalties: the match between Murray and Kiryos turned into a scandal

Kiryos was punished by the judge and lost to Murray in the semi-finals of the tennis tournament in Stuttgart

MOSCOW, June 11 – British tennis player Andy Murray reached the final of the grass tournament in Stuttgart, Germany, the prize fund of which exceeds 690 thousand euros.
In the semi-final meeting, Murray defeated Australian Nick Kyrgios with a score of 7:6 (7:5), 6:2. Tennis players spent 1 hour 31 minutes on the court.
At the beginning of the tie-break of the first set, Kyrgios received a verbal warning for the fact that, after losing a point on his serve, he angrily hit the ball with a racket. After the end of the set, the Australian broke his racket, for which he was punished with a penalty point. At the beginning of the second set, Kyrgios lost the game on his serve and almost broke his racket again, after which he began to swear. The referee on the tower punished him with a game for unsportsmanlike behavior.
In the final, Murray will play with Italian Matteo Berrettini, who has the second seed.


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