WATCH: French Tennis Player Slaps Opponent Video Viral On Twitter and Reddit: Recently, an ugly controversy broke out after a tennis player slapped his opponent during a match. Yes, you read it right and the video of the incident has been circulating on the internet at this time. The video has gained a huge response from people who are frequently reacting to the news. There are a couple of clips on the internet that is getting viral on several social media platforms. People are curious to know what exactly happened that made the player slap his opponent. Through this article, you will get all details about the incident and the reason behind it. Follow More Update On GetIndiaNews.com
French Tennis Player Slaps Opponent
As per the exclusive reports, an incident took place which soon turned into a controversy when a 15 years old tennis player slapped his opponent during a tennis match that happened in Ghana on Monday as he lose the match in the first round of an ITF juniors tournament. The video clips of the slapping incident have surfaced on the internet immediately and have been watched by many people.
French Tennis Player Slaps Opponent Video
The viral video shows a French tennis player named Michael Kouame meeting Ghana’s Raphel Nii Ankrah at the center court where he went for a handshake but slapped Ankrah in the face. In the video, you can see both players moving toward each other for a handshake. They both had a handshake but Michael slapped Ankrah with his other hand. However, it is not clear what led Michael to slap his opponent, that move sparked a controversy, as per the video shared on social media accounts.
Firstly, the video was posted by the Functional Tennis podcast, which said Tuesday in an Instagram story that they have decided to delete the clip. A tennis coach in Ghana got the footage and shared it on Twitter. Ankrah beat Kouame who was the No.1 seed moving into the tournament, in the three sets to enter the second round where he is going to face Ishmael Nii Nortey Dowuona, also of Ghana. Ankrah was returned to the court on Tuesday for a doubles match against France’s Mickael Kaouk and Italy’s Davide Brunetti. The slapping incident has been gaining huge attention from the netizens. However, there is no exact reason behind Michael’s act has been revealed. If we will get any other updates regarding the incident, we will inform our readers for sure. Stay tuned with us for more updates.