‘I have to have that home time’ – Roger Federer’s 2022 Laver Cup takes a heavy blow as Nick Kyrgios announces unfortunate news

Australian tennis star Nick Kyrgios has had a fantastic year on the tennis court. He recently surprised everyone at the Wimbledon Championships by reaching the final. Despite losing the final to Novak Djokovic, he had a pretty good tournament.

Meanwhile, the Australian is currently playing at the Citi Open in Washington DC. Before the start of his singles tournament, he announced bad news for the fans.

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Nick Kyrgios is ready to miss the 2022 Laver Cup

Earlier, Kyrgios posted a story on his official Instagram Account where he left a message regarding his participation in this year’s Laver Cup. He wrote, No Laver Cup for me this year!!! I’m just letting you all know… I need to spend this time at home with my family and my beautiful girlfriend.

Kyrgios in particular has been a fixture of the team world for the past four editions of the Laver Cup. Since its inception in 2017, Kyrgios has played a total of 9 matches; 5 singles games and 4 doubles games. Besides, he has one 3-1 Record in doubles with a total of 5 points. However, he didn’t have a great record in the singles games.

Nick Kyrgios attempts a shot between his legs in the first set of his match against Team Europe player Stefanos Tsitsipas at TD Garden. Mandatory Credit: Richard Cashin-USA TODAY Sports

Despite a poor record in singles, he always brought the entertainment factor with his unique style of play. In addition, the fans have always looked forward to his games, whether doubles or singles. Now in 2022 he will miss the Laver Cup as he has chosen to spend time with his family and girlfriend Costeen Hatzi.

Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray announced their participation in the 2022 Laver Cup

The Laver Cup had announced this some time ago Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal would attend this year’s edition of the Laver Cup. Later, Andy Murray also announced his participation in the tournament. Recently the Laver Cup announced the winner of the 2022 Wimbledon Championships Novak Djokovic will also compete in this year’s Laver Cup, meaning we’ll see the Big Four play for the same team for the first time.

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In particular, they will play for Team Europe. With Kyrgios retiring from Team World, fans are sure to miss out on some great encounters. Now, Team World captain John McEnroe must find a suitable player to replace the Aussie.

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Meanwhile, Team Europe hasn’t announced any other players apart from the Big Four. It is worth noting that Team Europe has won this competition 4 years in a row.

Can Team World beat Team Europe this time? Let us know in the comments.

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