“This was an amazing fight until the last shot, I knew I had to play the best against Danilo, who is in great shape. He beat me pretty easily in the US Open final, I learned a lesson, I analyzed that match and I knew I had to do something to change. I played almost flawlessly in the second and third sets and I am satisfied, “Djokovic said after the match.
In the final, Djokovic defeated the defending champion Medvedev with 4: 6, 6: 3, 6: 3, won a record sixth title in Paris and a record 37th trophy from the masters series.
“A great rivalry has developed between us, especially this season, we played important matches, three finals Australian Open, US Open and here. I hope we will play more finals, that would mean that both are doing well,” added the Serbian tennis player. .
By placing in the finals on Saturday, Djokovic secured the record seventh time of the year to finish at the top of the ATP list.
“I came here with the goal of securing the first place at the end of the year, and I did that yesterday. I was not under much pressure to win in the final, I was more relaxed, relieved and it paid off,” said Djokovic.