Nick kyrgios received this Wednesday a WC to dispute the Toronto Masters 1000, starting next week. The Australian was surprisingly eliminated by McDonald in the first round ofl Washington ATP 500.
Ranked 77th in the world, his worst ranking in seven years, the 26-year-old Australian will play the tournament for the seventh time. His best result was the round of 16 in 2015 and 2017.
“I am grateful to play Toronto this year. I always enjoyed my time in Canada and I have great memories playing here. I hope to play well and give a good show to my Canadian fans,” Kyrgios said.
Canadians Steven Diez (No. 193), Peter Polansky (No. 246), Brayden Schnur (No. 250) and Liam Draxl (No. 505) received the other WC announced on Wednesday. On July 14, the organization had given an invitation to the main draw for the also local, Vasek Pospisil.