German tennis player Zverev became the winner of the Final tournament ATP

Німецький тенісист Звєрєв став переможцем Підсумкового турніру ATP

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In the final he beat the first racket of the world Serb Novak Djokovic

German tennis player Alexander Zverev defeated Serb Novak Djokovic in the final of the tournament of Association of tennis professionals (ATP).

The meeting lasted an hour and 21 minutes ended with the score 6:4, 6:3 in favor of the athlete from Germany.

21-year-old Zverev, ranked fifth in the ATP rankings, the second time took part in the Final tournament, last year he failed to qualify from the group.

For the representative of Germany, this title was the 10th in his career. The tournament series Grand Slam, he never passed beyond the quarterfinals, and their first trophy won at the ATP tournament in Saint Petersburg in 2016. In 2018 he also won the tournaments in Washington, Madrid and Munich.

Zverev is the third representative of Germany, who won the Final ATP tournament, after Boris Becker (1988, 1992, 1995) and Michael Stha (1993). He is the son of the Soviet tennis player Alexander Zverev.

31-year-old Djokovic, who is the first racket of the world played in the Final of the ATP tournament for the 11th time, the Serb has won the competition five times, twice played in the final. The assets of the 72 Djokovic ATP title in his career. He lost the second final in two weeks, November 4, in the final match of the tournament in Paris, he lost to Russian Karen Hechanova.

The final ATP tournament held since 1970. The prize Fund was completed competitions $ 8 million.

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