‘The guy is insanely drunk… he’s NOT here to watch tennis’: Novak Djokovic LOSES it to loudmouth tennis fan as Serb demands referee kick spectator out at Australian Open
- Novak Djokovic lost his nerve with a tennis fan at the Australian Open on Thursday
- The Serb was taken aback by constant heckling from a spectator in Melbourne
- He said “the guy is insanely drunk” and said he would “provoke me”
- Security spoke to a fan in the crowd at Rod Laver Arena
Novak Djokovic has called for a loudmouth tennis fan to be ejected from the Australian Open after constant heckling at Rod Laver Arena.
Djokovic, 35, took matters into his own hands during his second-round match, telling the referee that the spectator in question was trying to “get into my head” throughout his tie.
“The guy is completely drunk, he provoked me from the first point,” he said. “He’s not here to watch tennis. He just wants to get inside my head.
Novak Djokovic lost his nerve with a rowdy tennis fan at the Australian Open on Thursday
He urged the referee to kick the fan out after he was harassed throughout the game in Melbourne
A security officer speaks to four fans wearing Where’s Wally attire at Rod Laver Arena
‘What are you going to do about it? Why don’t you get security to get him out of the stadium?’
A security officer then spoke to a group of fans dressed up as Where’s Wally to calm things down.
Despite the drunks’ best efforts, they couldn’t stop Djokovic from advancing to the third round, with the Serb defeating Enzo Couacaud 6-1 6-7 6-2 6-0.
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