Tennys Sandgren defaulted after ball swiped in anger hits line choose

Tennys Sandgren
Tennys Sandgren’s finest performances at Slams have been two Australian Open quarter finals.

Tennys Sandgren was disqualified after simply two video games on the ATP Challenger occasion in North Carolina after he by accident hit a line choose with a ball, moments after he was struck within the groin by a throw from a ball boy.

Sandgren, 30, who was the highest seed on the event, admitted the flip of occasions was “all completely my fault”.

The American was struck by a ball bounced to him as he ready to serve towards compatriot Christopher Eubanks, with the ball boy instantly saying “sorry”.

Sandgren then angrily swatted away the ball, which hit a line choose on the bottom after ricocheting off a fence, incomes him a default.

Sandgren, ranked 103rd on the earth, took to Twitter to clarify: “So tonight I obtained hit within the nuts by a ball child toss with somewhat an excessive amount of mustard, slapped the wayward ball into the fence, which collided with a refs tushy as he was strolling to the opposite facet, leading to a default.”

“How’s your night going?”

He went on so as to add: “And simply to be clear, this was all completely my fault.”

Eventually 12 months’s US Open, Novak Djokovic’s was disqualified for inadvertently hit a line choose within the throat with the ball.

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