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ITF Fines Tomic, Medvedev For Incidents At Wimbledon 

ITF Fines Tomic, Medvedev For Incidents At Wimbledon
A combination of pictures created in Wimbledon, southwest London on July 6, 2017 shows Australia's Bernard Tomic (L) reacting during his men's singles first round match on the second day of the 2017 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Lawn Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on July 4, 2017 and Russia's Daniil Medvedev (R) speaking during a press conference after losing his second round match on the third day of the Championships. Wimbledon bad boys Bernard Tomic and Daniil Medvedev have been fined for "unsportsmanlike conduct" following their controversial behaviour at the All England Club. Tomic was hit with a £11,600 ($15,000) fine after the temperamental Australian claimed he was "bored" during his lacklustre Wimbledon first round defeat and Russian world number 49 Medvedev was slapped with a £11,200 ($14,500) fine after a series of disputes with umpire Mariana Alves during his five-set loss to Ruben Bemelmans in the second round. / AFP PHOTO / Justin TALLIS AND Joe TOTH / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE (Photo credit should read JUSTIN TALLIS,JOE TOTH/AFP/Getty Images)

London, July 6 (IANS) The International Tennis Federation (ITF) on Thursday fined Australian Bernard Tomic and Russian Daniil Medvedev for the incidents at Wimbledon.

The 24-year-old Tomic called for a physiotherapist, although he was not injured in an attempt to affect the rhythm of the match against German Mischa Zverev in the first round on Tuesday. He lost the match 4-6, 3-6, 4-6, reports Efe.

ITF decided to impose a $15,000 fine on Tomic, who also said he was bored during the match.

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Medvedev was also fined for his conduct during and after losing to Belgian Ruben Bemelmans on Wednesday.

The federation imposed three fines totalling $14,500 on Medvedev, who argued with umpire Mariana Alves and threw coins at her chair.

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