World No. 3 Stefanos Tsitsipas spoke positively of Nick Kyrgios following their conflict on the Laver Cup. Tsitsipas, who represents Crew Europe, handed a 6-3 6-4 loss to Crew World’s Kyrgios on the Laver Cup on Saturday. Kyrgios’ final event of the 2020 season got here in Acapulco and the Australian hasn’t performed plenty of tournaments this season both.
Nonetheless, Tsitsipas entered the match realizing how harmful Kyrgios may very well be. “He’s somebody, you already know, with not a lot observe or preparation, he can come out and play his greatest tennis because of the monumental expertise that he has,” Tsitsipas stated of Kyrgios after their Laver Cup conflict.
Tsitsipas delivering on his promise
Throughout his pre-tournament interview on the Laver Cup, Tsitsipas stated his purpose was to ship his greatest tennis this weekend. “We’re going to expose our greatest tennis this week, that is our final purpose and plan.
In fact, the group will not be in our favor. That is one thing that we predict and we’re going to struggle in opposition to it and take a look at show ourselves with our sport,” Tsitsipas stated. Crew Europe is lacking Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal.
Throughout his pre-tournament press convention, Kyrgios acknowledged Crew World must take the benefit of that. “Yeah, it is tremendous particular. As John alluded to we love enjoying workforce occasions, we do not get them too typically.
To be sitting up right here with an incredible group of fellows — particularly I am near plenty of these guys right here and new guys Reilly and Felix, I am tremendous excited for them, they are going to be on this even for a lot of, a few years to return.
I believe that is our time. With the Huge 3 from Europe sitting with damage and all that I believe it is our greatest shot. Now we have received a job to do that week and I believe we now have received an incredible setup and nice workforce to do it,” Kyrgios stated.