Dan Evans in furious outburst over opponent's toilet break during defeat - 'F*** him'

by 24britishtvJan. 14, 2022, 4 p.m. 14
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Dan Evans launched a tirade at the umpire when his opponent was allowed to take a lengthy bathroom break. The British No 2 lost a three-hour battle to Aslan Karatsev in the Sydney Tennis Classic semi-final, as the top seed defeated him 6-3 6-7(13) 6-3.

Andy Murray says Novak Djokovic is paying the 'consequence' of actions

Evans was playing for the chance to meet compatriot Andy Murray in the Sydney ATP 250 final on Saturday.

The former world No 1 came from behind to beat fourth seed Reilly Opelka 6-7(6) 6-4 6-4 earlier on Friday, and reach his first final in more than two years.

Evans was bidding to make it the first all-British men's final in ATP Tour history as he took to the court to face the top seed in a tough semi-final test.

After dropping the opening set, the world No 26 fended off two match points in a thrilling second-set tiebreak to take it 15-13 and force a decider.

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