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 eliminated Taylor Fritz 7-6 (5), 7-6 (6) to reach his eighth career year-end tournament final. The seventh seed will take on Casper Ruud in the championship match on Sunday.
Novak remains undefeated at the Nitto ATP Finals this year after a thrilling RR3 victory over Daniil Medvedev 6-3, 6-7 (5), 7-6 (2). He will face Taylor Fritz (USA, 8) in the semi-finals on Saturday.
Novak improved to 2-0 in Red Group at the Nitto ATP Finals on Wednesday, following a convincing 6-4, 6-1 win over sixth seed Andrey Rublev in just 67 minutes. He will face fourth seed Daniil Medvedev (H2H 7-4) in his final round-robin match on Friday at 14:00 CET.
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.
Novak beat Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-0, 7-6 (5) to capture his sixth title at the Internazionali BNL d’Italia and a record-extending 38th ATP Masters crown.
Novak earned his 1000th tour-level match win on Saturday, defeating fifth seed Casper Ruud 6-4, 6-3 to advance to the Rome Masters final. The Serb is the fifth player to reach the milestone in the Open Era, joining Jimmy Connors, Ivan Lendl, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal.
World no.1 Novak Djokovic found his best tennis to set up a Rome Masters semi-final with Casper Ruud. The top seed defeated Felix Auger-Aliassime in two tight sets, 7-5, 7-6 (1).
Nole earned his 998th career win on Thursday at the Internazionali BNL d’Italia, moving past Stan Wawrinka 6-2, 6-2 to reach the quarter-finals in Rome. He will play against Felix Auger-Aliassime (CAN, 8) on Friday for a spot in the last four.