Kyrgios confirms he gained’t compete on the Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia — Nick Kyrgios has confirmed he gained’t compete on the Australian Open subsequent month due to accidents.

The 28-year-old Australian mentioned on social media he’ll miss the Grand Slam for a second straight 12 months as a result of he wants “a little more time” to get better.

Kyrgios, whose identify was absent from the entry record for the event, pulled out of final season’s Australian Open as a result of he wanted knee surgical procedure. He later handled a wrist downside.

Kyrgios was the runner-up to Novak Djokovic at Wimbledon in 2022 however performed in only one official singles match in 2023.

Kyrgios teamed with Thanasi Kokkinakis to win the 2022 Australian Open males’s doubles championship.

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