The phone was turned off. “You are an absolute idiot ... everyone stop calling me!!!!!” Kyrgios responded to his sometimes doubles partner in a social media post. Later Tsitsipas returned to Instagram with another cardboard sign saying: “Stop calling Nick.”
The number has since been disconnected. Professional tennis tours have been suspended amid the coronavirus pandemic.
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