The Australian Nick Kirgius (36) was again the hero of the scandal in the tennis game, to disqualify the second round of 1000 Masters in Rome / After throwing a chair to the court, among other unfortunate positions.
Kirgius appealed to the third team of his game against the Norwegian Casper Road (76 °), after losing his service hit his thump, kicked the bottles he had in his resting area and then took a chair to throw it into orbit.
Then, the chairman let him out and cut the victory of Rad by 6-3, 6-7 (5) and 2-1.
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The controversial Kirgius has already become infamous in the first round, when it unfolds Repertoire of "crazy things" Meeting with the Russians Danil Medvedev (14 °).
Norwegian will be measured in the second round with the Argentinian Juan Martin del Potro (9), which beat the Belgian David Gopin (23), 6-4 and 6-2, and vengeance on the last two defeats that Europe caused in succession.
Del Potro first appeared in Roman clay, where he was twice in the quarterfinals (2009 and 2017), with an authoritative victory sealed for one hour and 19 minutes of match.
Results in the second round
Roger Federer (SUI) hit the Gauge and Ao (POR), 6-4 and 6-3.
Rafael Nadal (ESP) vs. Rami Chardy (FRA), 6-0 and 6-1.
Fernando Verdasco (ESP) to Dominique Thiem (AUT), 4-6, 6-4 and 7-5.
Diego Schwartzman (ARG), Albert Ramos (ESP), 7-6 (5), 6-1.
Jan-Lardard Struff (ALE), Marin Silic (CRO), 6-2, 6-3
Kei Nishikori (JPN) for Taylor Fritz (USA), 6-2, 6-4.
Juan Martin del Potro (ARG), David Gopin (BEL), 6-4, 6-2.
Novak Djokovic (SRB) on Denis Shapovalov (CAN), by 6-1 and 6-3.
Kasper Rod (NOR) to Nick Kirgius (AUS), 6-3, 6-7 (5), 2-1 and disqualification.
Stefanos Tsitsipas (GRE) to Jannik Sinner (ITA), 6-3 and 6-2.