The Melbourne Summer Set tournament, a qualifier held before the upcoming Australian Open, was briefly delayed this morning after a bird “s*at” on second-seeded Reily Opelka’s hat:

Apparently, Opelka’s “considerably-sized head” and “mop of hair” made it difficult to secure a replacement and the first hat they offered him was too small:

 

Success!

Obviously, the trauma of getting crapped on affected his play and he went on to lose to 112th-ranked Maxime Cressy:

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