The first racket of the world, Daniil Medvedev, spoke about the conflict with a fan who, after the defeat of a tennis player in a match with Australian Nick Kiryos, called the Russian a loser.
“If someone makes fun of me, I will respond. I went up to the guy and said: “What is your problem? Why do you say that? You do not have to do this”. He hardly spoke English. People around him wanted him to apologize. But it does not matter. I will never let someone yell nasty things at me, ”Medvedev is quoted as saying. L’Equipe.
He also noted that he was going to meet with a fan and understand why he insulted him.
The Russian lost to Kiryos with a score of 7:6 (7:2), 4:6, 2:6. The duration of the meeting was 1 hour 59 minutes.
Recall that the 26-year-old tennis player continues to lead the ATP men’s singles rating. The athlete surpassed the achievement of Marat Safin, who was the leader of the world ranking for nine weeks.
Earlier, Medvedev shared his opinion about the game of Kiryos.