When Novak converted his championship point against no.3 seed Stefanos Tsitsipas in the Australian Open final (6-3, 7-6, 7-6), not only did he lift a record-extending 10th Norman Brookes Challenge Cup, he will also return to the top of the ATP rankings on Monday.
The 21-time Grand Slam champion began the new season with a triumph in Adelaide. Nole beat American Sebastian Korda 6-7, 7-6, 6-4 to capture his 92nd career trophy.
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 top seed won his third title of the season, and 89th of his career, when he outplayed second seed Marin Cilic 6-3, 6-4 in the Tel Aviv Watergen Open final on Sunday.
World no.1 rallied from a set down to beat defending champion and no.2 seed Daniil Medvedev 4-6, 6-3, 6-3, for sixth title in Paris and a record-breaking 37th Masters trophy!
Impressive Novak won his 20th career Grand Slam title, tying Roger Federer’s and Rafael Nadal's all-time record. The top seed rallied from a set down to defeat Matteo Berrettini 6-7 (4), 6-4, 6-4, 6-3 and claimed The Championships trophy for the sixth time.
After a great two hour, 49-minute battle, second seed Rafael Nadal defeated top seed and five-time Italian Open champion Novak 5-7, 6-1, 3-6 to win his 10th Rome Masters trophy. With the triumph, the Spaniard equalled Nole's record of 36 ATP Masters 1000 titles.