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'Struggling' Kyrgios seeing psychologists, working on mental health | Bangkok Post: news

News Summed Up 2018-11-07 05:30:00

SYDNEY - Temperamental Australian tennis star Nick Kyrgios says he is talking to psychologists and "trying to get on top" of his mental health after another roller-coaster season where he was criticised for his on-court antics. The fiery 23-year-old lost his status as Australian number one to 19-year-old Alex de Minaur in the same month. Returning home to prepare for next year, the world number 37 admitted he was working through mental health issues that had plagued him throughout the season. "But I'm starting to see some psychologists and trying to get on top of my mental health. The supremely talented but combustible Kyrgios has become infamous for petulant behaviour, outbursts and meltdowns on court.