On four January 2010, when the primary ATP Rankings of this decade had been revealed, Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic topped the listing. As this decade involves an in depth, Nadal is No. 1, Djokovic is No. 2 and Federer is No. 3. Ten years have come and gone, and the Massive Three are nonetheless on high.
The trio has mixed to win 183 tour-level titles over the previous decade, together with 33 Grand Slam championships. So it is no shock that they’ve earned the very best profitable share of the 2010s.
The floor leaders of the last decade received’t shock, both.
Nadal received extra tour-level matches on clay than anybody else with 255 victories, lifting 33 trophies on the dust over the previous 10 years. Djokovic dominated the arduous courts, tallying 416 triumphs on the floor and Federer paced the ATP Tour with 99 tour-level wins on grass.
Best Of The Decade: Records & Achievements
Most Tie-Break Wins
John Isner received extra tie-breaks previously decade than anybody, and it wasn’t significantly shut. The American received 376 tie-breaks, together with his closest rival, Ivo Karlovic, rising victorious 228 occasions.
Isner hit essentially the most aces this decade with 10,619, which is greater than all however three different gamers in historical past have struck of their careers (Karlovic, Federer, Ivanisevic). Karlovic was second on the listing with 7,804.
Service Video games Gained
Karlovic started the 2010s at 30 years outdated, and as we close to 2020, the Croat remains to be going robust at 40. The World No. 95 led the ATP Tour in fee of service video games received at 92.5 per cent over the previous 10 years, with Isner proper behind at 92.2 per cent.
Return Video games Gained
Nadal and Djokovic dominated on return over the previous decade, profitable the next fee of return video games than anybody else on the ATP Tour. In addition they proved clutch with their break level possibilities. The Spaniard transformed 45.2 per cent of his alternatives, whereas the Serbian took benefit of 44.7 per cent of his break factors.
Most Match Factors Saved
Prior to now decade, essentially the most match factors a participant has saved earlier than happening to win the match is 10. Luxembourg’s Gilles Muller did so on the 2016 Fever-Tree Championships, defeating John Isner 3-6, 7-6(16), 7-6(7).
Weeks At World No. 1
Two gamers reached No. 1 within the ATP Rankings for the primary time this decade — Djokovic and Andy Murray. Djokovic would end atop the year-end standings 5 occasions, essentially the most of any participant in the course of the 2010s.
The Serbian held high spot over the previous 10 years for 28 weeks longer than the remainder of the Massive 4 mixed.
Did You Know?
Just one participant completed contained in the High 10 of the year-end ATP Rankings yearly from 2010-19: Rafael Nadal.