At the Australian Open, Jelena Ostapenko’s ‘ridiculous’ complaints left Brad Gilbert speechless.

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Brad Gilbert believed it was “crazy” to hear Jelena Ostapenko complain about “balls that were well in” and the Australian Open’s electric line system’s accuracy. Ostapenko was eliminated from the Australian Open on Monday after losing to Elena Rybakina 6-2, 6-4.

Ostapenko was clearly annoyed with the electric line system during the entire quarterfinal game. Gilbert, who is well known for having collaborated with the great Andre Agassi, was in awe of what he was witnessing. Gilbert tweeted on the Ostapenko-Rybakina match, “Penko is seeing balls that are far in and pointing to markings 6 inches away beyond ludicrous.”

Gilbert pondered the visual impact of Ostapenko playing a character without lines in another tweet.

Gilbert said in another tweet, “Can u picture playing Penko with no linespeople and players making the calls.

Ostapenko, in Gilbert’s opinion, was whining pointlessly.

Ostapenko made it abundantly apparent that she thought the power line system wasn’t operating properly during her quarterfinal match after losing to Rybakina.

“The system they are using doesn’t truly satisfy me. However, a few occasions it was really, like, only a few centimeters. Much more than that was involved. But since it is already the way it is, I am powerless to change it. However, I believe that on some lines, the system is occasionally not, as you put it, ignoring, but on other occasions, the calls are — to start with, they are frequently quite late.

It’s unusual for the line umpires to announce “Out” after you’ve actually struck the ball. Additionally, some balls were quite, how do you say, not just a little out, but they were called “said Ostapenko.

Since it was first implemented, most responses to the electric line system have been favorable. Many believe that the electric line system is fantastic since it allows players to always feel confident that the correct decision was made. Ostapenko, however, does not concur with the majority.