Djokovic wins a record fourth Shanghai Masters title

Djokovic wins a record fourth Shanghai Masters title

At this stage, he only has 3 titles to his name, compared to 6 in 2017.

Thinking back on his experiences in Shanghai, Djokovic told Xinhua that his highlight was winning the 2008 Masters Cup as a 21-year-old player.

However, since then, his season has unraveled pretty fast.

Djokovic has had a lot of luck playing in China over the years.

With victory in sight, Djokovic raised his return game to hold three championship points at 5-3, but Coric showed great character to work his way back.

"It's phenomenal. I'm very proud of it", Djokovic said.

Djokovic's serve has not been broken this week in 37 service games.

Coric, who collected one of the biggest wins of his career by defeating Roger Federer in the semi-finals, looked far from his best as he dropped his serve in the opening game of the second set.

She has struggled this year, with her China Open defense in Beijing coming to a meek end in the last 16 as she lost the deciding set 6-0 to Aryna Sabalenka of Belarus.

"I started to be myself again on the court [and] playing [my] best tennis from the grass court season".

"I thought he was better, he had more chances than I had". "I'm feeling good on the court".

"In the offseason I chose to change my whole team".

Novak Djokovic took a major step to ending the year as world number one by winning the Shanghai Masters.

Novak Djokovic was crowned the prince of Shanghai for the fourth time in his career, as he dispatched Borna Coric in straight sets.

After recovering from an injury, Novak Djokovic says he needed to "reinvent" himself. Anderson), Cincinnati and the US Open (d.

The second set followed a similar pattern and, while Coric improved, he was unable to deny Djokovic a fourth Shanghai Masters title.

Last year, Coric had fallen outside the top 50. However, it all proved to be futile in the end, as the Serbian closed out the match in the following game.

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