Nick Kyrgios makes Japan Open final after beating second seed Gael Monfils in straight sets
Nick Kyrgios booked his place in the final of the Japan Open with a 6-4, 6-4 victory over second seed Gael Monfils.
Aussie sixth seed Kyrgios made the decisive break in the seventh game of both sets in a crowd-pleasing match against Monfils.
'It was very entertaining. The crowd loved it and I had a lot of fun,' said Kyrgios, who grimaced at the fans whenever Monfils found an unlikely winner.
'He's probably the only one who can play those shots. He's an unbelievable entertainer and athlete, and the one guy I look up to on tour. I'd pay to watch him play.'
Kyrgios plays Belgian David Goffin,... read more
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