Nick Kyrgios fined £12,200 for spectacular US Open meltdown after smashing three rackets and launching bottle on court | The Sun

NAUGHTY Nick Kyrgios received a £12,200 fine for his outrageous outburst in his US Open exit.

The Australian smashed three rackets, swore repeatedly and received an unsportsmanlike conduct for throwing a water bottle on the court during his quarter final exit against Karen Khachanov on Tuesday night.

Prior to that contest, the childish ace had already been fined £16,000 for four separate incidents in his singles and doubles actions.

Kyrgios won more than £435,000 in prize money from the singles and doubles action – him and Thanasi Kokkinakis were knocked out in the third round.

Now he must hand over more than £28,200 to authorities for bad behaviour.

The fines sheet for the tournament made interesting reading.


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FOUR Brits were also on the offenders’ list from time spent in the Queens borough of New York.

Andy Murray has been docked $3,000 for unsportsmanlike conduct.

That incident occurred in his third round exit to Matteo Berrettini.

Dan Evans is £3,500 lighter for swearing.

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And Cameron Norrie’s out-of-character racket smash saw him lose £2,600 in cash.

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