Tennis player Lukasz Kubot was hit on his privates during the ongoing Shanghai Masters 2019. The incident happened during the men’s doubles match between Borna Coric and Runhao Hua versus Lukasz Kubot and Marcelo Melo. During the second set of the match, Kubot was playing close to the nets. His partner Marcelo Melo played the serve to which opponent responded with a quick shot. However, the ball hit the Polish tennis player Kubot straight between his legs and he fell on the court. Roger Federer Admits He Was Seeking Revenge Against Albert Ramos-Vinolas After Victory in Shanghai Masters 2019.
The video of the moment was shared on social media platform Twitter. In the video, Kubot can be seen in pain after getting hit in the groin. "Partner gets hit in the nuts, tries desperately not to laugh" Tennis TV wrote on Twitter along with the video. Have a look at the video below.
*Partner gets hit in the nuts*
*Tries desperately not to laugh*
— Tennis TV (@TennisTV) October 9, 2019
The video clearly proves that Kubot was in severe pain after getting hit. However, after a short break, he resumed the game. Kubot and his Brazilian partner Marcelo Melo defeated Borna Ćorić and Runhao Hua in the match 6-4, 7-5 in the round of 32. Both will face Rohan Bopanna and Denis Shapovalov in the round of 16 on October 10 (Thursday). Bopanna and Shapavalov outclassed Andrey Rublev and Karen Khachanov in the round of 32. Roger Federer Thrashes Albert Ramos-Vinolas to Reach 3rd Round of Shanghai Masters 2019.
Shanghai Masters 2019 commenced on October 5 and will end on October 15 with the final. Shanghai in China is the venue of the tennis tournament. Other round of 16 matches are currently ongoing in the tournament.