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A day after Nick Kyrgios was booed off court for throwing his racket and attacking a chair umpire, a top-ranked tennis player revealed he has been the victim of abuse. Alexander Zverev believes he was the target of racial abuse and domestic abuse after a bizarre incident in the locker room on the eve of the Cincinnati Masters. The World No.6 said he has alleged physical and racial abuse at the hands of ATP staff in the fallout from a match in Washington two weeks ago.

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