Federer vs Kyrgios H2H Stats

The first Federer vs Kyrgios match was at the Madrid Open in 2015 with Nick winning the match 6-7, 7-6, 7-6.

Since then, they played each other a total of seven times with Roger leading their head-to-head 6-1.

The last time Nick Kyrgios (or “N.K”) and Roger Federer (or “R.F”) played each other was at the Laver Cup in 2019, with Roger winning the match 6-7, 7-5, 10-7.

Federer vs Kyrgios H2H Stats

Federer vs Kyrgios Head to Head Stats

Roger FederervsNick Kyrgios
1981Year born1995
1998 Year turned Pro2013
Right-handedPlaysRight-handed
One-handed backhandBackhandTwo-handed backhand
6Matches won1
86% (6/7)Winning Percentage14% (1/7)
5Matches won on a hard court0
0Matches won on clay1
1Matches won on grass0
0Matches won in Finals0
1Matches won in Grand Slam Tournaments0
1Matches won in Masters 1000 Tournaments1
3Matches won in Laver Cup0
0Matches won in the Davis Cup0

NB: The below H2H stats do not include a walkover Roger received against Krygios in the quarterfinals of the 2017 BNP Paribas Open.

Grand Slams

Nick and Roger have only ever played each other once at a grand slam tournament, with their one and only grand slam meeting coming at the 2018 US Open with Roger winning the match in straight sets.

They never played each other at the Australian Open, French Open, or Wimbledon.

YearGrand SlamRoundWinnerScore
2018US OpenRound of 32R.F6-4, 6-1, 7-5

Masters 1000 Tournaments

They played each other a total of two times in Masters 1000 tournaments (this does not include a walkover Roger received at the 2017 BNP Paribas Open), with their Masters 1000 H2H standing at 1 win each (1-1).

YearTournamentRoundWinnerMatch Score
2017Miami MastersSemifinalsR.F7-6, 6-7, 7-6
2017BNP Paribas OpenQuarterfinalsR.FWalkover
2015Madrid OpenRound of 32N.K6-7, 7-6, 7-6

Laver Cup

They played each other at the Laver Cup three years in a row from 2017 to 2019 with Roger winning all three matches.

Their most famous match was at the 2017 Lave Cup where Roger’s win over Nick clinched the inaugural Laver Cup for Europe (see match highlights above).

YearWinnerMatch Score
2019R.F6-7, 7-5, 10-7
2018R.F6-3, 6-2
2017R.F4-6, 7-6, 11-9

Head to Head by Court Surface

They played each other a total of five times on hard courts, once on grass courts, and once on clay courts before Roger retired in 2022.

Hard Courts

They faced each other a total of five times on hard courts (not including a walkover at the 2017 BNP Paribas Open) with Roger leading their H2H on hard courts 5-0.

YearTournamentRoundWinnerMatch Score
2019Laver CupN/AR.F6-7, 7-5, 10-7
2018Laver CupN/AR.F6-3, 6-2
2018US OpenRound of 32R.F6-4, 6-1, 7-5
2017Laver CupN/AR.F4-6, 7-6, 11-9
2017Miami MastersSemifinalsR.F7-6, 6-7, 7-6
2017BNP Paribas OpenQuarterfinalsR.FWalkover

Grass Courts

Their only meeting on grass came at the 2018 Stuttgart Open with Roger winning in three sets.

YearTournamentRoundWinnerMatch Score
2018Stuttgart OpenSemifinalsR.F6-7, 6-2, 7-6

Clay Courts

Nick’s only victory over Roger came at the 2015 Madrid Open, where all three sets went to a tiebreaker in a very close match.

YearTournamentRoundWinnerMatch Score
2015Madrid OpenRound of 32N.K6-7, 7-6, 7-6

Matches Played per Year

Below is a summary of the matches they played between 2015 and 2022.

Roger dominated their H2H with Nick winning only one of the seven matches they played before Roger retired.

YearMatchesR.FedererN.KyrgiosH2H
2015110-1
20160-1
2017222-1
2018335-1
2019116-1
20206-1
20216-1
20226-1

Frequently Asked Questions

How many times did Nick Kyrgios beat Roger Federer?

Nick beat Roger only once at the 2015 Madrid Open. The score in the match was 6-7, 7-6, 7-6.

How many times did Kyrgios and Federer play each other?

They played each other a total of seven times (2015 Madrid, 2017 Miami Open, 2017/2018/2019 Laver Cups, 2018 Stuttgart Open, and the 2018 US Open).

When did Kyrgios and Federer first play each other?

Their first match was in a round of 32 match at the Madrid Open in 2015. Nick won the match in three close sets (6-7, 7-6, 7-6).

Did Nick Kyrgios ever beat Federer on Grass?

No, Nick never beat Roger on grass and lost their only grass match at the 2018 Stuttgart Open to Roger in three sets (6-7, 6-2, 7-6).

Did Federer and Kyrgios ever play doubles together?

They never played competitive doubles together.

Are Federer and Kyrgios friends?

They are friendly to each other off-court but they would not be considered close friends.