Tuesday September 30th, 2014

The Daily Bagel is your dose of the interesting reporting, writing and quipping from around the Internet.

• Nick Kyrgios' brother Christos has a message to all his haters:

And to all the media, "analysts", "experts" and other fkheads that find it so convenient to label this warrior "hot-headed, disrespectul & volatile", keep your unqualified, useless & s*** opinion next to your packet of chips on your desk where you are resting your fat a**. 

This is a 19 year old doing things that the sport has never seen, in his own way. A way that is entertaining and loved by not only his fans, not only lovers of the sport, but people who love seeing character. There is a reason why he is pushing the boundaries of possibility and why you are sitting there talking about it, just shutup and keep watching greatness happen.

• This is a solid way to convert match point, Denis Istomin:

• Carl Bialik for FiveThirtyEight takes a look at David Goffin's incredible three-month stretch

• There are just a few more days to vote for the WTA Rising Stars. Madison Keys, CoCo Vandeweghe, Belinda Bencic and Monica Puig are just a few names nominated. The winners will get to fly to the WTA Finals and play exhibition matches.

• Check out Elina Svitolina's trick serve:

• Amy Schumer sends up women's tennis.  

• Down The Line offers a fashion review of the China Open player party. 

• The U.S. swept both the Junior Davis Cup and Fed Cup competitions. 

• Here's a recap of Julien Benneteau's 0-10 record in finals

• #TBT: Novak Djokovic and Ana Ivanovic:

• Tokyo welcomes home Kei Nishikori: 

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