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sport news Roger Federer: There is an 'edge' when I play Nick Kyrgios

Roger Federer has enjoyed rivalries with likes of Andy Murray and Rafael Nadal  The Swiss player hopes now to forge some with youngsters such as Nick Kyrgios But Federer believes he needs to play younger players more for rivalries to build The 36-year-old did admit, however, that clashes with Kygrios have been 'edgy' Tennis news: Heather Watson misses out on place in the Wuhan Open main draw

By Daniel Matthews For Mailonline

Published: 13:31 BST, 23 September 2017 | Updated: 13:32 BST, 23 September 2017

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Wimbledon champion Roger Federer believes he could soon be on the cusp of a rivalry with Nick Kyrgios.

The two players are on opposite teams for the inaugural Laver Cup in Prague and have played each other twice in the past - with both winning one match apiece.

Federer, now 36, was at the top of the sport when the likes of Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic broke through towards the end of the last decade.

Roger Federer admits there is an 'edge' when has played Nicky Kyrgios (left) in the past

Roger Federer admits there is an 'edge' when has played Nicky Kyrgios (left) in the past

The pair are currently on opposing teams for the inaugural Laver Cup in Prague this week

Federer has met Kyrgios twice in the past - with both winning one match apiece

The pair are currently on opposing teams for the inaugural Laver Cup in Prague this week

Between them and Rafael Nadal, the

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