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Zverev Beats Djokovic For Rome Title

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Updated May 21, 2017

Alexander Zverev has won the biggest match of his life, dismissing world No. 2 Novak Djokovic 6-4, 6-3 in the Rome Masters final.

The 20-year-old outplayed Djokovic, controlling play from the back of the court with his fluid two-handed backhand and heavy forehand.

Zverev becomes the youngest masters 1,000 titlist since a 19-year-old Djokovic won the 2007 Miami Open.

He will break into the top 10 when the new rankings are released on Monday.