Daniil Medvedev shouts and rants at the umpire “look at me” during Australian Open clash

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Daniil Medvedev yelled at the umpire “look at me”During Friday’s Australian Open semi-final match with Stefanos Teitsipas

Tsitsipas was defeated 7-6 (7-5), 4-6, 6-4, 6-1 by the Russian hothead. He will now meet Rafael Nadal in Sunday’s final.

Medvedev is the current US Open champion and will be competing in his second consecutive final at Melbourne. He was defeated by Novak Djokovic last season.

Medvedev was the highest-seed at this year’s Australian Open after Djokovic pulled out of this tournament because he was deported from Australia.



Daniil Medvedev
During his semi-final Australian Open, Daniil Medvedev rant at the umpire

Medvedev won the first set despite beating Tsitsipas. He lost his cool and began a tirade at the umpire during pause in play.

Medvedev began his rant shouting: “Bro are you stupid? His father can talk every point. His father can talk every point!”

After falling behind in the set, the 25-year old felt agitated and was seeking advice from his box.

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Daniil Medvedev
During the second round, Daniil Medvedev shouted at his umpire

Medvedev begged for the umpire’s answer, becoming increasingly angry and shouting: “Oh my god, oh my god you are so bad man. How can you be so bad man, in semi-final of a Grand Slam?

“Look at me when I’m talking to you!”

The umpire turned to Medvedev, who was furious and asked him his problem. He replied: “To give him caution because his father is talking every point.”

Despite losing the second set, Medvedev managed to control his emotions and won the next two sets to win the victory.

He is well-known for his smug nature and fiery personality during matches. “low IQ”crowd at the Rod Laver Arena earlier on in the tournament.

He has previously slapped TV cameras and taunted booing fans during matches.