The Serbian won his 34th ATP Masters 1000 title and 77th career trophy on Sunday, beating Canadian Denis Shapovalov 6-3, 6-4 at the Rolex Paris Masters.
Novak continued pursuit of his fifth title at the Rolex Paris Masters, following a 7-6 (5), 6-4 victory over Grigor Dimitrov. The Serbian star reached 50th ATP Masters 1000 final of his career. He will meet Denis Shapovalov in Sunday's final.
The Serbian star was absolutely majestic as he masterclassed no.7 seed Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-1, 6-2 in just 58 minutes to reach his fifth semi-final at the Rolex Paris Masters. He will meet 2017 Nitto ATP Finals champion Grigor Dimitrov on Saturday.
Four-time former champion beat Kyle Edmund 7-6 (7), 6-1 to advance into his eighth quarter-final in Bercy. Novak will next take on no.7 seed Stefanos Tsitsipas (H2H 1-2).
Top-seeded Novak rallied from 3-5 down in the first set to beat French lucky loser Corentin Moutet 7-6, 6-4 on Wednesday, kicking off his quest for a fifth Rolex Paris Masters title.
Novak will regain no.1 ranking on Monday. The Serbian star will next travel to London to compete at the season finale, the Nitto ATP Finals, taking place at The O2 Arena (November 11 – 18)
Novak and Roger met for 47th time in a thrilling Rolex Paris Masters semi-final. The second seed recorded a 7-6 (6), 5-7, 7-6 (3) victory and improved to 25-22 in their rivalry. He will be looking to lift 73rd trophy of his career and fifth in 2018 when he takes on Karen Khachanov (RUS) on Sunday at 15:00 CET
Second seed continued his quest for a 33rd ATP Masters 1000 title and record-extending fifth Paris trophy with a 4-6, 6-2, 6-3 victory over no.5 seed Marin Cilic. He will face Roger Federer (SUI, 3) in the last four on Saturday
Novak was leading 6-1, 2-1 when Damir Dzumhur retired with a back injury in their third round match at the Rolex Paris Masters. The second seed will meet Marin Cilic (CRO, 5) for a place in the semi-finals