SHANGHAI ROLEX MASTERS 2012
Djokovic Masters Record Books In Shanghai
by ATP Staff|
The World No. 2 became the first player to win seven of the current Masters 1000 crowns, surpassing Roger Federer. The Swiss has won seven overall, with six of the events currently on the calendar. Djokovic and Federer also have the distinction of being the only players to reach all nine finals of the current Masters 1000 events.
Djokovic's Masters 1000 History
|Masters 1000 Event||Winner||Finalist|
|Indian Wells||2008, 2011||2007|
|Miami||2007, 2011, 2012||2009|
|Canada||2007, 2011, 2012||N/A|
|Cincinnati||N/A||2008, 2009, 2011, 2012|
With his victory in Shanghai, Djokovic won his third Masters 1000 title of the season, adding to triumphs at the Sony Open Tennis in Miami (d. Murray) and Rogers Cup in Toronto (d. Gasquet). The Serbian is in prime contention to claim the year-end South African Airways No. 1 Ranking, looking to chase down current World No. 1 Federer. Djokovic finished as the year-end No. 1 in 2011.