Drake wants to 'chop down' Nick Kyrgios after Wimbledon diss

Monday July 14th, 2014

Nick Kyrgios has had himself quite the month. First he shocks the tennis world by beating No. 1 Rafael Nadal in his Wimbledon debut to advance to the quarterfinals, and now it seems he's pissed off Drake. 

In the third round at Wimbledon, the 19-year-old needed four sets to beat fellow ATP youngster Jiri Vesely and blamed his slow start -- he lost the first set -- on the fact that he walked out on court listening to Drake's mellow jams.

"I came out really flat, so hopefully I won’t listen to that again," Kyrgios said. "It was actually Drake. Didn’t do the job for me."

As reported by Stereogum, Drake wasn't too happy about being dissed by a teenage tennis player from Australia.  

"I also want to meet this guy that says that he lost because he listened to my music," Drake said, getting a few of his facts wrong. "I also want to meet that guy and look him in the eye and see exactly who he is as a man and size him up and then chop him right down. Nick whatever-his-name-is — ’cause he didn’t win, so that’s how he’s going to be remembered: 'Nick whatever-his-name-is.'”

Drake: Good rapper. Bad fact-checker. Kyrgios switched up his playlist and beat Nadal in his next match. 

Before we start calling this "beef" let's be clear: Kyrgios meant no harm.

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