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Australia's Nick Kyrgios, left, poses for a photo with Rafael Nadal, wearing a shirt as a tribute to Kobe Bryant ahead of his fourth round singles match at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Monday, Jan. 27, 2020. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

Players pay respects to Kobe Bryant at Australian Open

- Associated Press

Nick Kyrgios wore a Los Angeles Lakers No. 8 jersey to honor Kobe Bryant on Monday ahead of his most important match of the Australian Open against top-ranked Rafael Nadal, paying his respects without needing to say a word.

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Casper Ruud of Norway serves to Pedro Sousa of Portugal during the ATP Argentina Open final match in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020. (AP Photo/Gustavo Garello)

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