Rafael Nadal won his third consecutive Stefan Edberg Sportsmanship Award and fourth overall Thursday, based on voting by other players.
Our champ has won an ATP Award in each of the player-voted categories: Newcomer (2003), Most Improved (2005), Comeback (2013) and Sportsmanship (2010, 2018, 2019). He was also named Arthur Ashe Humanitarian of the Year in 2011.
Novak Djokovic was the year-end No.1 for a record-equalling sixth time after winning four titles, including a record eighth Australian Open. US Open champions Mate Pavic and Bruno Soares are the doubles No. 1s.
Roger Federer was the singles fans’ favorite for a record-extending 18th straight year.
Andrey Rublev was the most improved in rising from No.23 to a career-high No.8 after winning five titles, more than anyone else on the tour.
Frances Tiafoe was given the Arthur Ashe Humanitarian Award for his social activity. The 17-year-old Carlos Alcaraz of Spain was the newcomer of the year after winning three Challengers. Vasek Pospisil is the comeback player of the year after undergoing back surgery in 2019.