Novak produced an impressive performance on Sunday to lift the Nitto ATP Finals trophy as an undefeated champion, following a 7-5, 6-3 triumph over third seed Casper Ruud in 92 minutes. The Serbian star equaled Roger Federer’s record of six titles at the year-end event.
Novak began his quest for a record-equalling sixth Nitto ATP Finals title with a straight sets victory over Stefanos Tsitsipas. The seventh seed dictated the contest perfectly to clinch his ninth consecutive win over the Greek 6-4, 7-6 (4). The match lasted one hour and 37 minutes.
In his 15th appearance at the prestigious event, Novak will attempt to win a record-tying sixth title. He lifted the ATP Finals trophy in 2008, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.
The 19-year-old Dane, who was triumphant in Stockholm and Munich this year, put in a remarkable and brave performance, to defeat Novak 3-6, 6-3, 7-5 and lift his maiden ATP Masters 1000 trophy.
The defending champion outplayed the fifth-seeded Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-2, 3-6, 7-6 (4) in two hours and 20 minutes to reach his 56th Masters 1000 tournament final. Djokovic, the six-time Bercy champion, will next face Denmark's Holger Rune (Sunday, 15:00 CET).
Six-time champion recorded a commanding 6-4, 6-1 victory against world no.19 Karen Khachanov on Thursday to reach the last eight at the ATP Masters 1000 event in the French capital.