Nick Kyrgios hit with eight week suspension after 'disrespectful' performance during Shanghai Masters... but he could miss just three weeks IF he sees a psychologist
Australian tennis star Nick Kyrgios has been suspended by the Association of Tennis Professionals for his 'disrespectful' performance against Mischa Zverev last week.
The 21-year-old has been suspended for eight weeks after he half-heartedly hit a serve to his rival, and walked off before the ball had been returned.
His sentence could be reduced to three weeks if he sees a sports psychologist. Kyrgios has also been fined £20,000.
A statement from the ATP read: 'Following the completion of its investigation into Nick Kyrgios' second round match last week at the Shanghai Rolex Masters, the... read more
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