Scot, this is the first year received the title of the first racket of the world will end 2016 in this status
The first racket of the world Andy Murray after winning the Final ATP tournament in London on 20 November 2016Фото: Reuters
– Scottish tennis player Andy Murray defeated Novak Djokovic in the final of the tournament of Association of tennis professionals (ATP), which took place Sunday in London, reports Sky News.
Murray beat Djokovic in two sets with the score 6:3, 6:4.
So Murray for the first time in his career will end the year in the status of the first racket of the world, which he managed to defend this Sunday. In November he first won the title at the end of the tournament in Paris.
Victory in the Final ATP tournament was also the first in his career.
Murray became the first player who managed to beat the second (Novak Djokovic), third (Stan Wawrinka), fourth (Milos Raonic) and fifth (kei Nishikori) racket in the world according to ATP during a single contest. For their performances at the tournament, the sportsman is 1500 points and more than 2 million dollars in prize money.