Djokovic vs Tsitsipas: head-to-head, stats, all you need to know about their rivalry – updated ahead of 2023 ATP Finals
Everything you need to know about the rivalry between Novak Djokovic and Stefanos Tsitsipas
Djokovic vs Tsitsipas: Head-to-head
The first came in the 2021 Roland-Garros final, when the Serb came back from two sets to love down to win 6-7, 2-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-4.
The second came at the Australian Open in January 2023, when Djokovic won in straight sets, 6-3, 7-6 (4), 7-5). That win was Djokovic’s 10th in a row over Tsitsipas, gave him a record-extending 10th Australian Open title, a 22nd Grand Slam title and ensured that he – and not Tsitsipas – held the No 1 ranking.
A complete list of their matches is available on the ATP website.
Which are the best matches of the Djokovic vs Tsitsipas rivalry?
Djokovic and Tsitsipas played in the semi-final at the 2020 Roland-Garros semi-final. The Serb won the first two sets, before the Greek bounced back to take the match to five sets. Djokovic finally won in the fifth set (6-3, 6-2, 5-7, 4-6, 6-1).
The two also played in the final of the 2021 Rome Masters. The Serb won 4-6, 7-5, 7-5.
Djokovic and Tsitsipas – how many titles have they won?
Djokovic has won a men’s record 24th Grand Slam titles. He equalled Rafael Nadal on 22 when he won the Australian Open in January, moved ahead when he won Roland-Garros, and extended his lead – equalling the all-time record held by Margaret Court – when he won the US Open in September 2023.
The Serb has won 97 ATP singles titles in his career, including:
- Grand Slams – 24
- Year-end championships – 6
- ATP Masters 1000 – 40
- ATP 500 series – 14
- ATP 250 – 13
Tsitsipas has won 10 career singles titles, including:
- Year-end championships – 1
- ATP Masters 1000 – 2
- ATP 250 – 7