Nick Kyrgios has declared that he won’t be taking part in the Laver Cup this year. For the first time, Kyrgios, 27, will be absent from the Laver Cup. Kyrgios was one of the players in the first Laver Cup in 2017, which served as the competition’s official debut.
After participating in the Laver Cup for the last four years, Kyrgios has made the decision to forego this year’s competition in order to spend more time with his family and fiancée in Australia after the US Open. The epidemic prevented the Laver Cup from being played in 2020.
“No Laver Cup this year for me. Just wanted to let you know. I must spend time at home with my loved ones and gorgeous partner “Kyrgios posted a message to his Instagram Story.
After winning it all in Atlanta, Kyrgios will play in Washington.
Due to a knee injury, Kyrgios made the decision to withdraw from the Atlanta singles event last week.
The Atlanta doubles title was won by Kyrgios and his close friend Thanasi Kokkinakis when they defeated Jason Kubler and John Peers in the championship match. Kyrgios did not, however, give up on the doubles competition. Kyrgios won the Atlanta singles title in 2016.
Kyrgios is now the first contestant to have won both the singles and doubles events in tournament history “Clearly, Atlanta is a unique location. here [in 2016] and now the doubles after winning the singles title. Amazing crowd, and playing two matches in one day for a title was a novel experience.
Despite not playing singles this week, Kokky and I were surprisingly resilient, and our doubles confidence is at an all-time high “After winning the doubles championship in Atlanta, Kyrgios stated. Kyrgios is taking part in the Citi Open this week in Washington.
In their opening doubles match on Monday, Kyrgios and Jack Sock triumphed against Marcelo Arevalo and Jean-Julien Rojer. Kyrgios will face Marcos Giron in the first round of the Washington singles. What Kyrgios can accomplish this week in Washington is still up in the air.