Nick Kyrgios is an Australian Tennis player who is known to play fearlessly and aggressively to any of his opponents. Moreover, he has ranked #45 in the world in men’s singles as of 2020 by ATP(Association of Tennis Professionals). The player is also recognized as a talented but hot-tempered player and has been accused of verbal abuse and unsportsmanlike conduct.
Following his inappropriate behavior, he has been warned and fined as well. Including in the year 2019 when he was fined three times of total $17,500 for his behavior at the 2019 Queen’s Club Championships. Further, he had qualified for his first Olympics in Rio 2016 but he had to withdraw.
Caption: The Tennis player, Nick Kyrgios
Nick Kyrgios: Bio, Family, Career
The athlete was born as Nicholas Hilmy Kyrgios on 27 April 1995 in Canberra, Australia. He was born as the son of a Greek father, Giorgos (George), and a Malay mother, Norlaila. Further, his father works as a self-employed house painter, whereas his mother employs as a computer engineer. Nicholas grew up with his two siblings: brother Christos and sister Halimah. In addition, he follows Greek Orthodox Christian, and also he wears a gold necklace with a cross on it always.
For his education, he attended Radford College until Year 8 and completed his Year 12 certificate in 2012 at Daramalan College in Canberra. Before deciding to play tennis, he had played basketball during his junior years. Then he began to involve in his tennis playing career at the age of 14. He gained a full scholarship at the Australian Institute of Sport after two years at the age of 16.
Following his training, he went from Canberra base to Melbourne Park in 2013 to polish his career with better facilities and hitting partners. Moreover, in 2010, at the age of 15, he won his first ITF junior tour title in Fiji. Following that, he started to compete on the junior tour and made his debut to the junior grand slam at the 2011 Australian Open. During his junior years, he won two titles and rose to fame as Junior World number three. Kyrgios won his first and only junior grand slam title.
He ranked #838 at the Australian Open in the 2103 season, followed by his first professional tournament of the year at the 2013 Brisbane International. He made his debut at the 2014 Brisbane International after receiving a wildcard but withdrew due to a shoulder injury. Further, he ended the 2014 year ranked 52nd in the world. In 2020, he withdraw from the 2020 US Open due to a wrist injury as well as COVID-19.
Nick Kyrgios: Personal Life & Girlfriend
Moving towards her personal life, Nicholas has not married yet but also not single at the moment. He further is dating the Australian tennis player Chiara Passari. He started to date Passari after three months separating from his ex-girlfriend Kalinskaya. Further, he had a brief relationship with Russian Tennis player Anna Kalinskaya.
Previously, he had dated the Croatian-Australian tennis player Ajla Tomljanović. The couple was in an on-off relationship, they first broke up after his loss at Wimbledon in 2017 briefly when he photographed dancing and clubbing with other female tennis players. However, shortly after that, they again come together during the 2018 Australian Open. But their relationship didn’t go well and eventually split.
Caption: Nick Kyrgios and his girlfriend Chiara Passari.
Nick Kyrgios: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
He has been accumulating a good fortune from his professional career. Since the young age of 14, he has been playing Tennis where he has gained fame as well as wealth. He had donated $10,000 to the Lyneham Tennis Centre while its redevelopment in 2014. Further, he has a net worth estimated at around $10 million from his career. In addition, he bought a beach-side holiday home in 2018 for $583,000 in Tuross Head on the New South Wales south coast.
He has an unverified Instagram account @k1ngkyrg1os with 1.5 million followers. On Twitter, he goes by the verified handle @NickKyrgios with 413.4k followers. He has a verified Facebook under his name with more than 609.8k followers.
Nick Kyrgios: Body Measurements
The pro-athlete has a strong and athletic body that stands to a tall height of 6 feet 4 inches or 1.93 meters. His body measures 38 inches chest size and 31 inches waist size with 15 inches biceps and weighs around 90 kg. He has dark brown eyes color with brown hair color.