◼️ The Serbian defeated Federer and became the first tennis player to win the nine Masters 1000.
Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic, thanks to his first win at the Masters 1000 in Cincinnati on Sunday against Roger Federer, is a little closer to the top rising from the tenth to the sixth place in the ATP classification published on Monday, led by the Spanish Rafael Nadal.
With his triumph, ‘Djoker’ became the first player in history to be awarded at least once the nine Masters 1000 circuit.
The first position of the ranking continues to belong to Rafa Nadal, who did not play during the last week, with an advantage of 2 thousand 960 points over the Swiss Roger Federer (2nd) and 4 thousand 540 points over the Argentine Juan Martin Del Potro (3rd ).
Within the Top 10, the Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov leads the biggest fall yielding three places, from 5th to 8th, and opening the door of the first five places to the South African Kevin Anderson, who climbs a position after reaching the round of 16 in Cincinnati.
1. Rafael Nadal (ESP) 10040 pts
2. Roger Federer (SUI) 7080
3. Juan Martín Del Potro (ARG) 5500
4. Alexander Zverev (GER) 4845
5. Kevin Anderson (RSA) 4615 (+1)
6. Novak Djokovic (SRB) 4445 (+4)
7. Marin Cilic (CRO) 4445
8. Grigor Dimitrov (BUL) 3790 (-3)
9. Dominic Thiem (AUT) 3485 (-1)
10. David Goffin (BEL) 3435 (+1)