World Ranking Leader Novak Djokovic reached the final of the Masters in Rome, having won the 1000th victory in his career.
The Serbian tennis player is only the fifth in history to succeed.
A thousand or more victories on their account now have:
Jimmy Connors – 1274
Roger Federer – 1251
Ivan Lendl – 1068
Rafael Nadal – 1051
Novak Djokovic – 1000