Nick Kyrgios Inspired to Beat Rafael Nadal by Mother's Barb
Updated: 02 July 2014 12:48 IST
Nick Kyrgios, 19-year-old Australian wildcard who is ranked 144 in the world, said he got all fired up by his Malaysian mother Norlaila thinking he had no chance against the two-time Wimbledon champion and World No.1 Rafael Nadal.
Australia's Nick Kyrgios celebrates winning his men's singles fourth round match against Spain's Rafael Nadal on day eight of the 2014 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on July 1, 2014. Kyrgios won 7-6, 5-7, 7-6, 6-3. © AFP