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Novak beats Dimitrov to seize fortieth Masters 1000 crown! – Novak Djokovic

An exceptional week for Nole, 40 Masters 1000 titles for the Serbian star!

Prime seed Novak Djokovic delivered a commanding efficiency to clinch a record-extending seventh title on the Rolex Paris Masters, and his 97th profession trophy, with an easy 6-4, 6-3 victory over Grigor Dimitrov on Sunday.

Novak was medical when it mattered most to interrupt at essential moments. He broke the Seventeenth-ranked Bulgarian 3 times, as soon as within the first set and twice within the second, to seize the dominant and comfy 98-minute win.

It was an in depth contest within the opening set however Djokovic transformed his first break level alternative within the seventh sport to take the lead.

The second set became one-way site visitors in Accor Area, because the world no.1 broke Dimitrov’s serve within the fifth and ninth video games.

Novak gained 88 per cent (15/17) of factors behind his first serve.

“It’s unbelievable. To have the ability to win it after fairly difficult circumstances for me this week,” stated Djokovic. “Principally, getting back from the brink of shedding three matches in a row, on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. I used to be very near shedding these matches and by some means managed to seek out an additional gear when it was wanted. Right now, I feel we each have been fairly tight firstly, and I might see that he was operating out of fuel somewhat bit. Myself as properly, however I by some means managed to seek out an additional shot over the online. I feel the match was nearer than the scoreline signifies, however one other superb win for me. I’m very pleased with this one.”

It was Nole’s fiftieth profession win in Paris-Bercy. He now leads the Bulgarian 12-1 of their ATP H2H collection.

Djokovic will head to the Nitto ATP Finals. The distinguished year-end championships shall be performed on the Pala Alpitour in Turin from 12-19 November.

Final yr, Novak clinched his sixth crown, following a 7-5, 6-3 overcome Casper Ruud within the title match.

He additionally lifted the ATP Finals trophy in 2008, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.

Novak Djokovic, Carlos Alcaraz, Daniil Medvedev, Jannik Sinner, Andrey Rublev, Stefanos Tsitsipas, Alexander Zverev and Holger Rune are within the elite subject.

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