Nick Kyrgios’ girlfriend has issued a candy — albeit belated — Valentine’s Day message to the Aussie tennis star.
Chiara Passari, who jetted in to Melbourne for lockdown after Kyrgios’ Australian Open singles exit, took to Instagram as she publicly expressed her love for the 25-year-old.
“I’ve learnt loads and am additionally studying loads about myself since assembly you,” she wrote alongside a photograph of the 2 collectively in a automobile.
“There’ll all the time be struggles however so long as that magic and people unforgettable experiences are there it’s all price it.
“Completely happy belated Valentine’s. I really like you.”
Passari flew to Victoria to see Kyrgios lose to Dominic Thiem in the third round at Melbourne Park, and the pair spent Valentine’s Day collectively earlier than Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis lost their doubles match on Sunday night.
Kyrgios was noticed giving his girlfriend a peck on the cheek throughout a coaching session however later, Passari was filmed on the Australian Open broadcast awkwardly leaning away from one of his attempted kisses.
Kyrgios was philosophical after shedding to Thiem in 5 units — having coughed up a two-set lead — and it might have had one thing to do with the presence of Passari, who he admitted to missing badly in the early rounds of the tournament.
Kyrgios’ relationship seems rock stable after some eye-catching social media activity sparked rumours he’d broken up with Passari.
Kyrgios appeared to delete all however one picture of Passari on his Instagram after she posted a cryptic message about “cheaters” earlier than the Australian Open kicked off.
Passari didn’t point out any names or reference the Aussie tennis star in her submit, which was uploaded to her Instagram story.
“Cheaters all the time need you to be loyal whereas they’re being untrue,” it learn.
Passari added the caption “It retains getting higher y’all”, with a number of the other way up smiling emojis.
However Kyrgios indicated they were on track by writing messages like “Miss u Chizzel” on the camera lens after his matches and dispelled any doubt about their relationship standing when he referred to his “superb girlfriend” when requested a query about his perspective on tennis after one match.