Andy Murray and Nick Kyrgios were being speaking on Instagram Stay
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Andy Murray is a much better player than Novak Djokovic and must have experienced a much better occupation, according to Nick Kyrgios.
Murray joined Kyrgios for an Instagram Are living on Saturday the place the Australian lauded his rival, who trails Djokovic 17-3 in Grand Slam titles.
The foundation for Kyrgios’ argument? Murray is better at returning his serve than Djokovic – a provide that has nonetheless to be seen further than the quarter-finals at one of tennis’ four majors.
“You’re much too excellent. I have already advised you… I believe you need to have a person of the very best occupations at any time. I’ve stated that to you numerous periods,” Kyrgios explained, swilling a glass of purple wine.
“I’m not likely to make this controversial, but I actually consider you are far better than Djokovic. Persons are going to take to social media and say ‘nah, Djokovic received this many Slams’.
“But Djokovic was playing dodgeball with my provide, he could not return it and you’re on it and like, ‘I’m slapping it for a winner’.”
Murray replied: “Well, the final results would in all probability recommend otherwise.”
Kyrgios afterwards termed out Djokovic, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal for an “open and honest” dialogue.