Federer vs Kyrgios H2H Stats

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

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

This does not include a walkover Federer received against Krygios in the quarterfinals of the 2017 BNP Paribas Open.

The last time Nick Kyrgios and Roger Federer played each other was at the Laver Cup in 2019.

Federer vs Kyrgios H2H Stats

Federer vs Kyrgios Quick Facts

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 court1
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

Federer vs Kyrgios Head to Head Stats

Head to Head at the Grand Slams

Kyrgios and Federer have only ever played each other once at a grand slam tournament.

Their one and only grand slam meeting came at the 2018 US Open with Federer winning in straight sets.

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

YearGrand SlamRoundWinnerMatch Score
2018US OpenRound of 32Federer6-4, 6-1, 7-5

Head to Head at Masters 1000 Tournaments

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

YearTournamentRoundWinnerMatch Score
2017Miami OpenSemifinalsFederer7-6, 6-7, 7-6
2017BNP Paribas OpenQuarterfinalsFedererWalkover
2015Madrid OpenRound of 32Kyrgios6-7, 7-6, 7-6

Head to Head at the Laver Cup

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

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

YearWinnerMatch Score
2019Federer6-7, 7-5, 10-7
2018Federer6-3, 6-2
2017Federer4-6, 7-6, 11-9

Head to Head by Court Surface

To date, Federer and Kyrgios have played each other a total of five times on hard courts, once on grass courts, and once on clay courts.

Head to Head on Hard Courts

Federer and Kyrgios have played each other a total of five times on hard courts (not including a walkover at the 2017 BNP Paribas Open) with Federer currently leading their H2H on hard courts 5-0.

YearTournamentRoundWinnerMatch Score
2019Laver CupRRFederer6-7, 7-5, 10-7
2018Laver CupRRFederer6-3, 6-2
2018US OpenRound of 32Federer6-4, 6-1, 7-5
2017Laver CupRRFederer4-6, 7-6, 11-9
2017Miami OpenSemifinalsFederer7-6, 6-7, 7-6
2017BNP Paribas OpenQuarterfinalsFedererWalkover

Head to Head on Grass Courts

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

YearTournamentRoundWinnerMatch Score
2018Stuttgart OpenSemifinalsFederer6-7, 6-2, 7-6

Head to Head on Clay Courts

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

YearTournamentRoundWinnerMatch Score
2015Madrid OpenRound of 32Kyrgios6-7, 7-6, 7-6

Federer vs Kyrgios Matches Played per Year

Below is a summary of the matches played by Federer and Kyrgios over the years.

Federer dominated their H2H with Kyrgios winning only one of the seven matches they played.

YearMatches PlayedFederer WinsKyrgios WinsH2H (Federer – Kyrgios)
2015110-1
20160-1
2017222-1
2018335-1
2019116-1
20206-1
20216-1
20226-1

Frequently Asked Questions about the Federer and Kyrgios Rivalry

How many times did Nick Kyrgios beat Roger Federer?

Nick Kyrgios beat Roger Federer only once (2015 Madrid Open). The score in the match was 6-7, 7-6, 7-6.

How many times did Federer and Kyrgios play each other?

Federer and Kyrgios played each other a total of seven times (2015 Madrid, 2017 Miami Open, 2017 Laver Cup, 2018 Stuttgart Open, 2018 US Open, 2018 Laver Cup, and 2019 Laver Cup).

When did Federer and Kyrgios first play each other?

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

Did Nick Kyrgios ever beat Federer on Grass?

No, Nick Kyrgios never beat Federer on grass. They played each other only once on grass (2018 Stuttgart Open) with Federer winning the match in three sets (6-7, 6-2, 7-6).

Did Nick Kyrgios ever beat Federer at Wimbledon?

No, as they never played each other at Wimbledon.

Did Federer and Kyrgios ever play doubles together?

Federer and Kyrgios never played competitive doubles together.

Are Federer and Kyrgios friends?

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