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Interesting facts, important records and unique stats from Nole's career.
Following a hard-fought 6-4, 4-6, 2-6, 6-3, 6-4 victory over Dominic Thiem in the 2020 Australian Open final, Novak captured a record-extending eighth trophy in Melbourne. The triumph secured him return to no.1 in the ATP rankings.
Novak surpassed Ivan Lendl (270) for third place on the all-time list of players who have spent most weeks at No.1. Having spent his 282nd week at the summit of men’s professional tennis, he now has only Pete Sampras (286) and Roger Federer (310) in his sights.
With a 7-6 (5), 1-6, 7-6 (4), 4-6, 13-12 (3) victory over Roger Federer in the 2019 Championships final, Novak joined Bjorn Borg and Laurence Doherty as a five-time Wimbledon titlist.
With a 6-3, 6-2, 6-3 triumph over Rafael Nadal in 2019 Australian Open final, Novak became the tournament’s first seven-time winner.
Novak completed Career Golden Masters with a 6-4, 6-4 win over Roger Federer in 2018 Cincinnati final, becoming the first player to win all nine Masters 1000 titles since the series started in 1990.
With 45 Grand Slam quarter-final appearances, Novak is second on the all-time list. In front of him is only Roger Federer with 56.