Novak Djokovic gives blunt response to Nick Kyrgios and Roger Federer questions

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Novak Djokovic's irritated reaction to Nick Kyrgios and Roger Federer questions
The Serbian had little curiosity in discussing Kyrgios’ behaviour (Image: Getty)

Novak Djokovic gave quick shrift to questions about Nick Kyrgios’ antics on the Italian Masters whereas he was additionally requested about Roger Federer’s draining day on courtroom.

Yesterday’s motion was quite overshadowed by Kyrgios hurling a chair and forfeiting his match towards Casper Ruud, who led requires the Australian to be suspended afterwards.

There isn’t a love misplaced between Djokovic and Kyrgios – who described the Serb as ‘cringe worthy’ earlier this week – however Nole wouldn’t be drawn on the incident.

Requested if Kyrgios needs to be suspended, Djokovic advised reporters: ‘I don’t know. I’ve seen it, and I’ll let others, officers, determine it. I’ve no opinion on that.’

Whereas Kyrgios was imploding, Federer and Djokovic had been each required to play two matches inside hours after rain postponed play on Wednesday.

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The Serb solely got here off courtroom late within the night, beating Philipp Kohlschreiber, whereas Federer performed over three hours to overcome each Joao Sousa and Borna Coric.

Requested if the scheduling might have been higher to assist Federer, a quite irritated Djokovic responded: ‘Well I’m not him so I can not actually reply. I don’t know, I don’t know him, I don’t know what he prefers.

‘I truly like to begin earlier, so if I can begin on Tuesday however clearly as a result of I performed finals in Madrid and got here right here late, so in fact I used to be scheduled to play Wednesday. In these type of instances, yeah.

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Novak Djokovic's irritated reaction to Roger Federer question
Djokovic appeared bored by the query about Federer’s schedule (Image: YouTube)

‘But if I’m not enjoying the week earlier than then I like to begin enjoying earlier and perhaps have a day between like first match and second match.

‘It’s unlucky for the match to have all day rain. It’s not widespread to see rain all day, from starting till the tip. There’s a whole lot of problems clearly, the schedule was fully full at present with singles, doubles, males’s, ladies’s.

‘Maybe they should have played some guys on Tuesday from the seeds. Maybe. Always in these kind of situations you can think about what could have been done or not, but sometimes nature is just too strong and you just have to deal with it.’

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