Stefanos Tsitsipas: Some interesting facts about the newly crowned ATP Finals champion

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That talent was fully on show on Sunday when Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece beat Austrian Dominic Thiem 6-7, 6-2, 7-6 to win the ATP Finals.

Even as they head into their mid- to late 30s - Federer is 38, Nadal 33 and Djokovic 32 - they have continued to dominate the biggest tournaments. He is also the youngest among the top ten male players in the world. Honestly, I owe it all to you, most of it to you.

Tsitsipas produced a superb performance to claim a come-from-behind victory in the end-of-year tournament, winning three matches in three days to eventually capture the title. "It was a great match from both of us". With this, he also became the youngest player to become ATP World Tour Finals champion in 18 years.

"The point is that if I put myself in a state of mind that I need to win this Grand Slam now, it doesn't work this way", he added.

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But on the next point Tsitsipas earned a mini-break, giving him the chance to serve out for the match and he made no mistake, closing out the biggest victory of his career. "We'll see who that will be, because I think the young guys are playing incredible tennis". Dominic Thiem, at 26, is by no means from the sprightly NextGen but his confident performances in opposition to the game's best on his minimum preferable indoor hardcourts communicate volumes of his intent in bridging the hole with the Massive 3. "Now he's arrived, he'll have to be more careful with his schedule next year". Thiem then beat Djokovic and Medvedev should have beaten Nadal, losing from 5-1 up in the decider.

Djokovic won the Australian Open and Wimbledon with Nadal cleaning up at Roland Garros and the US Open.

The Spaniard has 19 grand slam titles and is one short of matching Roger Federer's record haul, with the Swiss in his sights heading into the 2020 season.

Thiem beat both Federer and five-time victor Djokovic in the group stage but lost another big final after twice finishing runner-up to Nadal at the French Open.

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However, Tsitsipas regrouped himself and take an early advantage in the second set before he moved to a double-break advantage after hitting volley and forehand winners.

"It's not a best of three".

"So, that's an issue because they have been sharing how many grand slams?"

"For the moment, the best in history I do not know if is Federer, Rod Laver... it is very hard to determine who is the best in history", Toni Nadal told Omnisport. And now me and also way younger, incredible players like Stefanos or Denis Shapovalov play one-handed backhand, so we are going to see it for also the next 10, 15 years, which is great. "I really hope that we're going to have a lot of big matches coming, the two of us".

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