August 2, 2020

Kyrgios pulls out of US Open over virus fears

Sydney (AFP) – Outspoken Nick Kyrgios pulled out of the US Open Sunday, saying he was giving it a miss for “the hundreds of thousands of Americans who have lost their lives”.His decision follows fellow Australian and world number one Ashleigh Barty last week withdrawing from the Grand Slam in New York, citing “significant risks” from the coronavirus pandemic.”Dear Tennis, I will not be playing this year at the US Open. It hurts me at my core,” Kyrgios said in a video posted on Twitter.”But I’m sitting out for the people, for my Aussies, for the hundreds of thousands of Americans who have lost …

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