Europe's Roger Federer celebrates winning a point against World's Nick Kyrgios during their Laver Cup tennis match in Prague, Czech Republic, Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
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World No. 2 Roger Federer handed Team Europe the maiden Laver Cup title after beating Team World's Nick Kyrgios in a super tie-break thriller in Prague Sunday.Federer, this year's Australian Open and Wimbledon champion, won 4-6, 7-6 (6), 11/9 to give Team Europe an unbeatable 15-9 lead.But the 36-year-old Swiss struggled against the 22-year-old Australian and his flawless serve, losing the first set on a single break.Team Europe, the odds-on favorites with five of the world's top seven players, entered Sunday with a 9-3 lead which narrowed as Jack Sock and John Isner beat Tomas Berdych and Marin Cilic in the opening doubles rubber.Isner's moment was yet to come as the world No. 17 edged Nadal, 2017's French and U.S. Open champion.
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