Six-time Grand Slam doubles champion Rennae Stubbs believes Nick Kyrgios is “seriously close to the best tennis player in the world” when he plays his game and is able to maintain his focus. The 27-year-old Kyrgios has been impressive in recent weeks reaching two grass-court semi-finals before reaching his first Grand Slam final at Wimbledon.
Following Wimbledon, Kyrgios won the Citi Open in Washington to lift his first ATP title since 2019. Following the win in Washington, Kyrgios continued his fine play at this week’s Montreal Masters, where he beat top-ranked Daniil Medvedev, 5-7 6-4 6-2 in the second round.
“@NickKyrgios I mean when he plays tennis and keeps his s$&t together he is seriously close to the best tennis player in the world. His serve is untouchable right now. His fitness level is HIGH and his tennis acumen is unreal.
His effort after losing the first set was…