The young Australian dethroned three-time titlist John Isner with huge serves and keen resolve despite harsh conditions, as well as stopped a 6-year run of local American champs. He reaches a career high ranking of World No. 16 with this momentous win.
Nick continues to impress on the court with the potent combo of the EZONE DR and POLYTOUR PRO. Take a look at the below videos to hear what the champ has to say about his gear.
Nick faced a huge challenge right from the opening moments of the match, going up against three break points at 0/40 in his first service game. He saved them all, firing off five straight points to seal the game. Despite culminating in a tense power struggle, Nick would win the match in straight sets, 7-6 (3), 7-6 (4), firing off 18 aces en route to victory.
Meanwhile, Japanese Yoshihito Nishioka (VCORE SV 98, POLYTOUR SPIN, New Yonex Shoes) reached his very first ATP World Tour semifinal at the same tournament using the new VCORE SV. The 20-year-old proved himself on the world stage with the new racquet, going up against Nick in the tense semifinal match.
BB&T Atlanta Open Tournament Results
Men’s Singles (Final)
 Nick Kyrgios (EZONE DR 98, POLYTOUR PRO 120)(AUS) def.  John Isner (USA) 7-6 (3), 7-6 (4)