Immature Nick Kyrgios 'distraught' after being handed initial eight-week tournament ban for 'not trying to hard enough to win'
Nick Kyrgios was 'distraught' after his tanking incident and inflammatory press conference in Shanghai last week, which have led to him being suspended for the rest of the season.
The 21-year-old Australian was given an additional fine and banned for eight tournament weeks, reduced to three providing he seeks out the help of a vetted sports psychologist to help curb his erratic behaviour.
According to Chris Kermode, the Englishman who runs the global ATP Tour, Kyrgios's contrition was genuine enough for him to receive a sentence that should effectively allow him to restart 2017 afresh.
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