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By The Numbers: Nadal, Dimitrov Lead Winners' Lists

Best Of 2014

Nadal© Getty ImagesRafael Nadal has earned a tour-best four titles in 2014.

As the tennis world readies for the third Grand Slam of 2014 at Wimbledon, ATPWorldTour.com looks at some key stats through the first half of the season.

SINGLES TITLE LEADERS
Rafael Nadal leads the ATP World Tour with four titles this season (Doha, Rio de Janeiro, Madrid, Roland Garros). The Spaniard is followed by three-time champions Grigor Dimitrov (whose titles have come on three different surfaces), Stan Wawrinka and Novak Djokovic. Four other players have won two titles so far this season.

Singles Title Leaders By Surface
Player Total Clay Grass Hard
Rafael Nadal 4 3 1
Grigor Dimitrov 3 1 1 1
Novak Djokovic 3 1 2
Stan Wawrinka 3 1 2
Marin Cilic 2 2
Roger Federer 2 1 1
Ernests Gulbis 2 1 1
Kei Nishikori 2 1 1


WINNERS BY AGE
Dimitrov and 32-year-olds Roger Federer and David Ferrer bookend the list of 2014 ATP World Tour champions by age.

Age Champions
22 2
23 2
24 3
25 5
26 4
27 4
28 5
29 1
30 4
31 1
32 3

Youngest Finals (Age)
Sydney - Juan Martin del Potro (25) d. Bernard Tomic (21)
Nice - Ernests Gulbis (25) d. Federico Delbonis (23)
Acapulco - Grigor Dimitrov (22) d. Kevin Anderson (27)

Oldest Finals (Age)
Duesseldorf - Philipp Kohlschreiber (30) d. Ivo Karlovic (35)
Brisbane - Lleyton Hewitt (32) d. Roger Federer (32)
Halle - Roger Federer (32) d. Alejandro Falla (30)

30-Over Finals (Age)
Duesseldorf - Philipp Kohlschreiber (30) d. Ivo Karlovic (35)
Brisbane - Lleyton Hewitt (32) d. Roger Federer (32)
Halle - Roger Federer (32) d. Alejandro Falla (30)

All Top 10 Finals (Rank)
Australian Open - Stan Wawrinka (8) d. Rafael Nadal (1)
Dubai - Roger Federer (8) d. Tomas Berdych (6)
Indian Wells - Novak Djokovic (2) d. Roger Federer (8)
Miami - Novak Djokovic (2) d. Rafael Nadal (1)
Monte-Carlo - Stan Wawrinka (3) d. Roger Federer (4)
Rome - Novak Djokovic (2) d. Rafael Nadal (1)
Roland Garros - Rafael Nadal (1) d. Novak Djokovic (2)

All Countrymen Finals
Montpellier - Gael Monfils d. Richard Gasquet (FRA)
Houston - Fernando Verdasco d. Nicolas Almagro (ESP)
Casablanca - Guillermo Garcia-Lopez d. Marcel Granollers (ESP)
Monte-Carlo - Stan Wawrinka d. Roger Federer (SUI)

30 & OVER WINNERS
The 2014 season has produced eight 30 & over winners. Last season marked the most number of 30 & over winners (16) since 1975, when 19 titles were won by players 30 or older. Roger Federer is the only 30-and-over player this season with multiple titles.

Player Tournament Age
Lleyton Hewitt Brisbane 32 yrs., 10 months
David Ferrer Buenos Aires 31 yrs., 10 months
Roger Federer Dubai 32 yrs., 6 months
Guillermo Garcia-Lopez Casablanca 30 yrs., 10 months
Fernando Verdasco Houston 30 yrs., 4 months
Carlos Berlocq Oeiras 31 yrs., 3 months
Philipp Kohlschreiber Duesseldorf 30 yrs., 7 months
Roger Federer Halle 32 yrs., 10 months


WINNERS BORN IN 1990s
Dimitrov and Federico Delbonis hold the distinction of being the only players born in the 1990s to win tournaments this season. Delbonis, ranked No. 39 in the Emirates ATP Rankings, also finished runner-up to Ernests Gulbis in Nice.

Player Tournament Age
Federico Delbonis Sao Paulo 23 yrs., 4 months
Grigor Dimitrov Acapulco 22 yrs., 9 months
Grigor Dimitrov Bucharest 22 yrs., 11 months
Grigor Dimitrov Queen's 23 yrs., 1 month

WINNERS OUTSIDE THE TOP 50
Martin Klizan of Slovakia won his first ATP World Tour title in Munich (d. Fognini) while ranked 111 in the Emirates ATP Rankings - the lowest ranking for a champion in 2014.

Player Tournament Ranking
Martin Klizan Munich 111
Carlos Berlocq Oeiras 62
Federico Delbonis Sao Paulo 61
Lleyton Hewitt Brisbane 60
Guillermo Garcia-Lopez Casablanca 53

REPEAT WINNERS
There are six players who have successfully defended titles so far in 2014, most notably Rafael Nadal, who lifted the Roland Garros Coupe des Mousquetaires for a fifth time in a row (for a total of nine).

Player Tournament Years Won
Marin Cilic Zagreb 2009-'10, '13-'14
David Ferrer Buenos Aires 2012-'14
Kei Nishikori Memphis 2013-'14
Rafael Nadal Madrid 2005, '10, '13-'14
Rafael Nadal Roland Garros 2005-'08, '10-'14
Roger Federer Halle 2003-'06, '08, '13-'14

Winners After Saving Match Point(s)
Two players have saved match points en route to winning titles in 2014, including Dimitrov, who was on the brink of defeat at the Queen's Club final against Feliciano Lopez.

Player Tournament/Opponent Round M.P. Saved
Rafael Nadal Rio de Janeiro - d. Pablo Andujar SF Saved 2 M.P.
Grigor Dimitrov Queen's - d. Feliciano Lopez F Saved 1 M.P.

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