Kyrgios wins first ATP title


Marseille:  Australian tennis player Nicholas Kyrgios won his first ever Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) title at the Marseille Open here.

World No.41 Kyrgios won the final against Croatia’s Marin Cilic 6-2, 7-6 (3) on Sunday (Feb 21), reports Efe.

This is the second ATP final for the 20-year-old Australian after he lost the Estoril Open title match in Portugal against French Richard Gasquet last year.

Kyrgios snatched the title from Cilic in a match that lasted an hour and 25 minutes.