The 36-year-old will regain the world number one ranking on Monday and is playing next week as top seed in Halle as he continues his comeback after skipping the clay-court season.
Federer was pushed all the way by the fourth-seeded Kyrgios on Saturday, who fired down 23 aces in another battling performance at the German grasscourt tournament.
Kyrgios grabbed a fast 2-0 lead after unleashing a flying forehand pass on the stretch but Federer rallied back to move 5-4 ahead before a flicked effort at the net confirmed his place in the final 6-7 (2-7) 6-2 7-6 (7-5).
The seventh-seeded Canadian has not won a title since the 2016 Brisbane International. "I'm playing better with each match, I'm there at the important moments in the games, that's an important thing".
"I'm very happy, very relieved".
From that point, Kyrgios ran away with the first set after 42 minutes, meaning the 20-time grand slam champion had a tall order to turn the match in his favour.
Hierro: You will see the same Spain side as always
The World Cup will kick off in Russian Federation on Thursday and bring the "greatest show on earth" to the Kremlin's doorstep. I don't feel betrayed. "You can't do things like that, five minutes before it's official".
A double fault from the Canadian followed by a return victor from the Swiss set up three match points, with Federer needing only his first as Raonic netted a return.
"To play the two tiebreakers very disciplined and very well was the key today", Raonic said. They went my way, so I'm very happy.' Asked if he will return to Stuttgart in 2019, Federer said: 'I haven't made a decision yet.
Federer's 78-minute win, sealing his first Stuttgart triumph, was the ideal tonic for the Swiss in the build-up to defending his Wimbledon crown, having extended his unbeaten 12-month sequence in grass court matches to 16.
"I thought it was the tough match that I expected against Nick".
Roger Federer became the world No. 1 for the sixth time in his career. "I'm just concentrating on the job to hand, trying to do it well. And I've got another final, so it's great news". "I have nothing to complain about, everything is going positive", he said.
BBC and ITV will be broadcasting all the FIFA World Cup 2018 matches live on TV and online in the United Kingdom. The package includes live coverage of all 64 World Cup matches in full HD and will cost Dhs551 (excluding VAT).
Kilimnik, 48, has previously declined to comment on the allegations and denied being connected to Russian intelligence agencies. Manafort is the first former member of Trump's presidential campaign to be jailed in connection with the Mueller investigation.
Bauer Media did not challenge the jury's defamation finding in its appeal and sought only for the damages to be reduced. The articles falsely claimed she lied about her real name, age and childhood in a bid to make it in Hollywood.
The city's last attempt at high-speed rail led to spending $400 million on a subway "superstation" that was ultimately abandoned. The system would take the form of an underground tunnel system between O'Hare and downtown Chicago's Block 37 complex.
The Federal Reserve announced today that it would raise the target range for the federal funds rate by a quarter of a point. The US Federal Reserve has raised its benchmark lending rate, the second increase of the year .
Although it will be the first World Cup to be hosted by three countries, most matches will be played in the United States . Trump spent much of Tuesday praising a dictator who has murdered and imprisoned millions of people.
The leader of the hard-right House Freedom Caucus, Representative Mark Meadows, said he knew of at least one error in the draft. That changed Friday morning when President Donald Trump walked out to the White House's North Lawn .
VIDEO: North Korea's state-run TV has aired its first video from the historic summit between its leader, Kim Jong Un , and U.S. North Korea reaffirmed previous promises to work towards the " complete denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula ".
Traffic was held up in the steamy midday sun and scores of bystanders were penned in by police when Trump went to meet Lee. Kim has shown surprising diplomatic skills in his meetings with overseas leaders this year.
Croatia has opened thier World Cup campaign on the right foot with a 2-0 over Nigeria at Kaliningrad Stadium on Saturday night. Despite fears pre-match, there was no reports of any racist chanting from among the near-capacity crowd.
Trump said he wanted to end the war games to save money, but he also called the exercises "inappropriate" while talks continue. Trump said he agreed to halt all joint US military exercises with South Korea and consider reducing USA forces there.
According to regulatory filings, an unnamed company, widely thought to be Comcast , previously made an offer for Fox. Disney wouldn't face the same issues because it isn't a television distributor as the way Comcast and AT&T are.
At least 5 die when SUV crashes during chase
He said his deputies are often involved in chases pursuing people suspected of smuggling undocumented immigrants and drugs. He said a Border Patrol agent initiated the pursuit before a unit for the sheriff's office took over.
Trump claims he has 'largely solved' N Korea problem
It's a very good thing". "I would not be sitting in this place", Park told Hill.TV's Krystal Ball about Kim loving his people. Trump said during an interview outside the White House Friday that Kim's power should not be underestimated.
World Cup is awarded to North America
Late switchers included the Netherlands - which backed the Morocco bid - and South Africa, which supported the US-led bid. Not to mention the 2026 World Cup will coincide with the 250-year anniversary of the U.S.' independence.
New Tesla software to offer 'full' autonomy, Musk says
As to the benefits, Musk noted that "these rocket engines dramatically improve acceleration, top speed, braking & cornering". Musk has also started to rant against the media for what he perceives to be negative coverage of Tesla .