A number of information shops, commentators and even some gamers initially mistook the shouts of ‘Siu’ for boos, earlier than ultimately realizing what followers have been truly shouting.
The chants have acquired blended critiques from gamers, with dwelling favourite Nick Kyrgios unsurprisingly relishing the boisterous assist. After his opening spherical win over Liam Broady, the 26-year-old carried out the ‘Siu’ celebration on court docket — a lot to the delight of the followers.
Nevertheless, it is honest to say Andy Murray wasn’t fairly as into it.
“It is painful stuff that,” the three-time grand slam winner stated throughout his on-court interview because the sounds of ‘Siu’ echoed across the stands.
“I believe it is like ‘Siu’ or one thing, what Ronaldo does when he scores,” he added in his post-match press convention. “It was extremely irritating.”
CNN has reached out to the Australian Open for remark, however event organizers weren’t instantly accessible to reply.