Australian Open 2018: Kyrgios, Dimitrov and more – day three live!

9.00am GMT

While Kyrgios stays calm, Troicki is struggling to keep his emotions in check. After being broken at the start of the second set, the Serb whacks a ball into the skies, and receives a code violation for his troubles. Kyrgios leads 7-5, 2-0.

8.53am GMT

An ace down the middle from Kyrgios – his 10th point on the spin – seals the set, 7-5. There’s been no craziness so far, instead only composure. Perhaps he is finally growing up. The mercurial Australian has had a superb and serene start to 2018 – winning the Brisbane warmup – and he’s carried that into the early rounds here. Having not been past the second round of a grand slam in 2017, he could do some real damage at Melbourne Park if he stays fit and focused.

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Source: theguardian
Australian Open 2018: Kyrgios, Dimitrov and more – day three live!