Wimbledon-2022 finalist, Australian tennis player Nick Kyrgios has confirmed his participation in the exhibition tournament “Laver’s Cup” – 2023. The competition will be held at “Rogers Arena” in Vancouver (Canada) from September 22 to 24.
Kyrgios joined the team of last year’s champions, the world team, whose captain, according to tradition, will be the seven-time Grand Slam champion, the former world number one American John McEnroe.
The following will also play for the world team:
Taylor Fritz (USA, 10th world racket);
Frances Tiafoe (USA, 11th world racket).
It should be noted that at the moment Kyrgios has not played a single official match at the ATP level within the framework of the 2023 season. Before the start of the Australian Open – 2023, it became known that a cyst had formed in the Australian’s knee, which was the result of a small meniscus tear. Kyrios withdrew from the tournament and underwent surgery, after which he did not go on the court.