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    Posted on 2 Jul 2014

    19 Reasons We Are All Nick Kyrgios

    Greece, speed lines and pizza. Tennis has a new sensation.

    19-year-old Aussie Nick Kyrgios has shocked Spanish world number one Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon in one of the great upsets.

    And although it wasn't a cake-walk, Kyrgios was chill enough to hit winners like this.

    vine.co

    "Are you not entertained??!!"

    Kyrgios is the first player outside the top 100 to defeat a world number one at a major tournament in 22 years!

    1. Nicholas Hilmy Kyrgios loves Greece because his father Giorgio is Greek.

    2. Nick Kyrgios has divided loyalties at the World Cup.

    3. Nick Kyrgios' idol is Roger Federer.... who won his first Grand Slam when Kyrgios was nine years old.

    4. He was a bit chubs in his youth... but kept balling with Wu Tang.

    “@stu_fraser: Some nice lines from Nick Kyrgios' mum on how he first started http://t.co/jEADstwc3e ” #greatread

    Paul McNamee@PaulFMcNamee

    “@stu_fraser: Some nice lines from Nick Kyrgios' mum on how he first started http://t.co/jEADstwc3e ” #greatread

    11:27 PM - 30 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    5. He loves pizza... LIKE EVERYONE ELSE LOVES PIZZA.

    6. And sweet raspberries.

    7. When it comes to choosing Beats, he loves pink.

    London bound. Love this guy so much! #Bro #Hench #LebronFace #EuroStar #Beats #Almonds

    Nicholas Kyrgios@NickKyrgios

    London bound. Love this guy so much! #Bro #Hench #LebronFace #EuroStar #Beats #Almonds

    9:25 PM - 27 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Do you all remember this moment?#atmosphere #Beats #nike

    Nicholas Kyrgios@NickKyrgios

    Do you all remember this moment?#atmosphere #Beats #nike

    3:50 AM - 28 Apr 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    All pink everything.

    8. His speed lines are sharper than his backhand

    Fresh fresh lines

    ...and sometimes embraces "The Beaver Tail"

    9. He plays a lot of FIFA

    Kyrgios vs @andrew_whitt93 - sorry bro had to do it!! #floodgates #kyrgioswins

    Nicholas Kyrgios@NickKyrgios

    Kyrgios vs @andrew_whitt93 - sorry bro had to do it!! #floodgates #kyrgioswins

    7:57 AM - 09 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Spending the morning playing Call of Duty & Fifa online. Good old days. #relax

    Nicholas Kyrgios@NickKyrgios

    Spending the morning playing Call of Duty & Fifa online. Good old days. #relax

    9:11 PM - 23 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    10. He's stoked he's not flying economy

    Let it begin. Davis Cup with the bro. @TKokkinakis

    Nicholas Kyrgios@NickKyrgios

    Let it begin. Davis Cup with the bro. @TKokkinakis

    4:17 PM - 23 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    11. He's a big fan of the suit-mirror selfie

    12. He plays basketball with his mates

    13. His best mate is fellow Greek-Australian tennis player Thanasi Kokkinakis

    14. He takes his sister to red carpet events

    15. He loves playing for Australia

    16. He loves the throwback tennis look

    17. He's great with kids

    18. ...and some kids love him

    other kids are less enthused

    19. He's swag... but won't admit it

    "I've been told I have swag but to be honest I don't really know what that is" says @NickKyrgios #humble #NKrising

    TennisAustralia@TennisAustralia

    "I've been told I have swag but to be honest I don't really know what that is" says @NickKyrgios #humble #NKrising

    1:35 AM - 21 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    ... but we know better

    We'll be watching Kyrgios play Canadian 8th seed Milos Raonic, Thursday morning at 2am AEST... we have a new favourite tennis player Australia!

    Matthew Stockman / Getty

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