The 16 Seed Fognini eventually prevailed in a four-hour epic that required a match tie-break to decide, 4-6 6-2 2-6 6-3 7-6 (12)

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The always fiery Fognini complained constantly when he lost a point during the tie – by losing 1-5 and having to save a match point

Fognini even asked for a review of a match ball saved by Caruso, although there are no ratings at the Australian Open this year

After a 20-minute match tie-break, Fabio Fognini hits one of the most beautiful backhands to set up the match point & defeated Salvatore Caruso 4: 6, 6: 2, 2: 6, 6: 3, 7: 6 (14-12) and the two then have a long Italian fight BildTwittercom / mqZzRkDXUA

Players started arguing on the net, pointing fingers at each other and cursing in Italian, which continued when they returned to their benches

The argument lasted a few more minutes and a bailiff had to step between them at some point

Caruso then went to the court and actually bowed to the crowd but was told he had to go back towards Fognini to get to the correct exit

The argument revolved around Fognini, who felt Caruso had gotten lucky on several close calls during the game

Caruso said to Fabio that he hadn’t said a word about the whole game Fabio replied: “Can’t I say that you were damn lucky?” Was Salvo disappointed that Fabio kept saying during the game that it was him Happy Salvo walked away and said “I don’t expect this from you”

Fognini: Why are you breaking my balls now? I said you were lucky If I’m wrong, I’m wrong Don’t attack myself

Caruso: I didn’t attack you, I’m telling you it’s not the way you behave because I haven’t told you a single world. Let’s assume I didn’t expect that from you

Fognini: “You were lucky (in Italian he used a colorful expression)! Apologize to me ”, referring to some balls on the line Caruso: What do you say? I didn’t say a word during the whole game I just didn’t expect it from you “Https: // tco / IOWSbj2pfg

Fognini: What did you not expect? I told you you were lucky you didn’t like it what should i say?

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