ROME: World primary Novak Djokovic outclassed Stefanos Tsitsipas to win the Italian Open 2022 – his first title of the 12 months – right here on Sunday.
Djokovic, who just lately accomplished his 1000th ATP tour-level victories in a semi-final victory in opposition to Casper Ruud, carried on his distinctive type to beat the Greek Tsitsipas 6-0, 7-6(5) within the closing.
Despite being 4-1 down in opposition to Tsitsipas within the second set, Djokovic marked an distinctive comeback as he received 5 of the following seven units to take it to a tiebreak earlier than successful the decider and sealing his sixth Italian Open title.
The 34-years-old loved an ideal week as he just lately turned simply the fifth participant within the Open Era to finish 1000 tour-level wins after Jimmy Connors, Roger Federer, Ivan Lendl, and Rafa Nadal.
In the ladies’s class of the Italian Open, Iga Swiatek outclassed Ons Jabeur 6-2, 6-2 to win her fifth consecutive title.