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Tennis-Australia hope Kyrgios has turned corner after Japan win

MELBOURNE: Melbourne’s notoriously changeable weather threatened to wash out the soft launch of the Australian Open on Monday but the rain was unable to dampen the cheer among tournament organisers enthused by Nick Kyrgios’s weekend victory in Japan. The tempestuous 21-year-old, Australia’s brightest hope of a men’s grand slam champion since twice winner Lleyton Hewitt,… Read More »

Kyrgios keeps cool to win Japan Open

REUTERS: Nick Kyrgios shelved the on-court histrionics and let his tennis do the talking to win an enthralling battle against rising Belgian David Goffin 4-6 6-3 7-5 and clinch the Japan Open on Sunday. The Australian number one, long criticised for his temper tantrums, was a model of composure as he overhauled the world number… Read More »