Novak Djokovic got his season off to a perfect start by defeating Nicolas Almagro 6-7 (4/7), 6-3, 6-4 on Saturday in the final of the Mubadala World Tennis Championship exhibition tournament.
Serbia's Novak Djokovic celebrates winning the Mubadala World Tennis Championship final against Spain's Nicolas Almagro in Abu Dhabi on December 29, 2012. Djokovic got his season off to a perfect start by defeating Almagro 6-7 (4/7), 6-3, 6-4.
Djokovic had looked in impressive early season form in Friday's semi-finals, destroying world No.5 David Ferrer in straight sets, while Almagro, a late replacement for the injured Rafael Nadal, was taken all the way by Janko Tipsarevic.
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