US Open Upset: Nick Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis defeated in men’s doubles clash


Greek Australian favourites Nick Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis were defeated by 11th seeds, Britain's Lloyd Glasspool and Finland's Harri Heliövaara in the US Open's Mens Doubles for a 3-6, 7-6 (8-6), 7-6 (10-8) l.

The heartbreaking lose for the Special K's comes less than 24 hours after tennis fans saw Kyrgios dethrone world number one Daniil Medvedev from the singles draw, with a breathtaking performance and unrivalled passion.

Kyrgios looked clearly dissapointed after the match and shaking his heads at the unflattering results.

Although a loss, Nick Kyrgios is fortunately preparing for the quarterfinal against Karen Khachenov.

According to commentators, Kyrgios is the clear favourite to win the US Open men’s singles title after Rafael Nadal was defeated by American Frances Tiafoe.

Meanwhile  Kyrgios has been hit with another US$4000 fine for his actions during his win over Daniil Medvedev at the US Open.