Kyrgios fined following outrageous sledge in Montreal

UPDATE: NICK Kyrgios has been fined and booed following appalling comments made against dual grand slam winner Stan Wawrinka  during Wednesday’s second-round Rogers Cup clash at the Montreal Open.

The controversial tennis star has been heavily fined US$10,000 (A$13,580) for the sledge.

During the match, Kyrgios walked towards his Swiss opponent and delivered a line of personal trash-talk that was picked up by television cameras.


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The 20-year-old Kyrgios, taunted Wawrinka, 30, in a comment that mentioned fellow Australian youngster Thanasi Kokkinakis.

“Kokkinakis banged your girlfriend, sorry to tell you that,” Kyrgios said.

Stan Wawrinka who split up with his wife in April – is reportedly dating Croatian tennis player Donna Vekic, who is 19.

The 30-year-old voiced his disapproval towards Kyrgios’ on-court comments.

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Kyrgios took to Twitter to apologise for the sledge, stating his comments were made in the heat of the moment.

EARLIER: NICK Kyrgios is once again in the bad books after sledging Swiss opponent Stan Wawrinka during their second-round clash at the Montreal Masters.

During the match, Kyrgios walked towards his Swiss opponent and delivered a line of personal trash-talk that was picked up by television cameras.

The 20-year-old Kyrgios, taunted Wawrinka in a comment that mentioned fellow Australian youngster Thanasi Kokkinakis.

“Kokkinakis banged your girlfriend, sorry to tell you that,” Kyrgios said.

The 30-year-old Wawrinka – who split up with his wife in April – is reportedly dating Croatian tennis player Donna Vekic, who is 19.

Kyrgios won the match after Wawrinka retired hurt, trailing 0-4 in the third set. Wawrinka won the first set 7-6 and Kyrgios took the second 6-3.

The Aussie will face John Isner in the next round.

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