ATP Masters 1000: Tournaments, Records, Stats

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ATP Masters 1000, which debuted as a series in 1990, features the best men's tennis players at nine top tournaments on the ATP Tour calendar. Champions at Masters 1000 events earn 1,000 ATP Rankings points. 

Masters 1000 Reigning Champions

Seven different players – Hubert Hurkacz, Stefanos Tsitsipas, Alexander Zverev, Rafael Nadal, Daniil Medvedev, Cameron Norrie and Novak Djokovic – have claimed ATP Masters 1000 titles in 2021. Zverev is the only winner of multiple Masters 1000s this season, with triumphs at the Mutua Madrid Open and Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati.

Due to the impact of COVID-19, the BNP Paribas Open was rescheduled for October, while the Rolex Shanghai Masters was cancelled. In 2020, the ATP Tour calendar featured three Masters 1000 events. Djokovic won the first two – the Western & Southern Open in August and the Internazionali BNL d'Italia in September – and Medvedev concluded the series with the Rolex Paris Masters title.

Tournament  City 2021 Dates Defending Champion
BNP Paribas Open Indian Wells 7-17 October 2021: Cameron Norrie (Recap)
Miami Open presented by Itau Miami 24 March - 4 April 2021: Hubert Hurkacz (Recap)
Rolex Monte-Carlo Masters Monte-Carlo 11-18 April 2021: Stefanos Tsitsipas (Recap)
Mutua Madrid Open Madrid 2-9 May 2021: Alexander Zverev (Recap)
Internazionali BNL d'Italia Rome 9-16 May 2021: Rafael Nadal (Recap)
National Bank Open presented by Rogers Toronto 9-15 August 2021: Daniil Medvedev (Recap)
Western & Southern Open Cincinnati 15-22 August 2021: Alexander Zverev (Recap)
Rolex Shanghai Masters Shanghai  Cancelled  2019: Daniil Medvedev (Recap
Rolex Paris Masters Paris  1-7 November  2021: Novak Djokovic (Recap)

Masters 1000 Title Leaders

There have been 71 different champions crowned since the Masters 1000 series began in 1990. Only six players have won more than 10 Masters 1000 titles. With his victory at the 2021 Rolex Paris Masters, Novak Djokovic took sole possession of the ATP Masters 1000 titles record, breaking the record he previously shared with Rafael Nadal.
 Player Titles
Novak Djokovic 37
Rafael Nadal 36
Roger Federer 28
Andre Agassi 17
Andy Murray 14
Pete Sampras 11

Masters 1000 Win Leaders

 Rafael Nadal leads Roger Federer in the battle among Masters 1000 match win leaders, with the Spaniard pulling ahead at the 2019 Rolex Paris Masters. Nadal first broke Federer's long-held record in August 2019, with his 379th Masters 1000 victory at this elite level during the Coupe Rogers. Stan Wawrinka entered the Top 10 leaderboard after reaching the third round at the 2019 BNP Paribas Open, overtaking Tommy Haas (144-107 match record).
Player W-L Titles
Rafael Nadal 398-83  36 
Roger Federer 381-108 28
Novak Djokovic 374-81  37
Andy Murray 218-87  14 
Andre Agassi  209-73  17
Tomas Berdych 191-117
Pete Sampras 190-70 11
David Ferrer 189-122
Andy Roddick  157-70  5
Stan Wawrinka  155-108  1

Masters 1000 Greatest Champions

Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer, Bob Bryan and Mike Bryan dominate the titles leaderboard for the Masters 1000 tournaments.
City Singles Doubles
Indian Wells Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer (5) Mark Knowles, Daniel Nestor (4)
Miami Andre Agassi, Novak Djokovic (6) Bob Bryan, Mike Bryan (6)
Monte-Carlo Rafael Nadal (11)  Bob Bryan, Mike Bryan (6) 
Madrid Rafael Nadal (5) Bob Bryan, Mike Bryan, Daniel Nestor (5)
Rome Rafael Nadal (10) Bob Bryan, Mike Bryan (4)
Canada Rafael Nadal (5) Mahesh Bhupathi, Bob Bryan, Mike Bryan (5) 
Cincinnati  Roger Federer (7)  Bob Bryan, Mike Bryan, Daniel Nestor (5)
Shanghai  Novak Djokovic (4) Marcelo Melo (3)
Paris Novak Djokovic (6) Bob Bryan, Mike Bryan (4)

Masters 1000 Sweeps

The "Sunshine Double", winning Indian Wells and Miami in the same season, has been achieved 12 different times since the series began in 1990, most recently by Roger Federer in 2017. The fall Masters 1000 sweep has been completed five times, twice by Novak Djokovic, while four players have won Canada and Cincinnati back-to-back. Rafael Nadal, the most recent player to accomplish the North American summer sweep, is also the only one to have captured all three clay Masters 1000 titles consecutively. 

ATP Masters 1000 Sunshine Double (Indian Wells, Miami)
2017: Roger Federer
2016: Novak Djokovic
2015: Novak Djokovic
2014: Novak Djokovic
2011: Novak Djokovic
2006: Roger Federer
2005: Roger Federer
2001: Andre Agassi
1998: Marcelo Rios
1994: Pete Sampras
1992: Michael Chang
1991: Jim Courier

ATP Masters 1000 Spring Sweep (Clay)
2010: Rafael Nadal (Monte-Carlo, Rome, Madrid)

ATP Masters 1000 Summer Sweep
2013: Rafael Nadal (Montreal, Cincinnati)
2003: Andy Roddick (Montreal, Cincinnati)
1998: Patrick Rafter (Toronto, Cincinnati)
1995: Andre Agassi (Montreal, Cincinnati)

ATP Masters 1000 Fall Sweep
2016: Andy Murray (Shanghai, Paris)
2015: Novak Djokovic (Shanghai, Paris)
2013: Novak Djokovic (Shanghai, Paris)
2007: David Nalbandian (Madrid, Paris)
2004: Marat Safin (Madrid, Paris)

Big Four Dominance At Masters 1000

From 2008 Madrid through 2017 Madrid, Novak Djokovic (26), Rafael Nadal (18), Andy Murray (13) and Roger Federer (12) combined to capture 69 of the 78 Masters 1000 titles (88.5%). During that stretch, only six other players won their first Masters 1000 title:
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (2008 Paris)
Ivan Ljubicic (2010 Indian Wells)
Robin Soderling (2010 Paris)
David Ferrer (2012 Paris)
Stan Wawrinka (2014 Monte-Carlo)
Marin Cilic (2016 Cincinnati).

In comparison, in the 21 series events from 2017 Rome to 2019 Cincinnati, nine players won their first Masters 1000 title:
Alexander Zverev (2017 Rome)
Grigor Dimitrov (2017 Cincinnati)
Jack Sock (2017 Paris)
Juan Martin del Potro (2018 Indian Wells)
John Isner (2018 Miami)
Karen Khachanov (2018 Paris)
Dominic Thiem (2019 Indian Wells)
Fabio Fognini (2019 Monte-Carlo)
Daniil Medvedev (2019 Cincinnati)

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