Since 1⃣9⃣7⃣0⃣ (inception of the GP Tour Championships/ATP Championships/Super 9/Tennis Masters + ATP Masters 1000), this is the 2⃣nd time when a 🇷🇺and a 🇩🇪 player meet in a Masters final!
1993 Hamburg Open Michael Stich vs Andrei Chesnokov
2019 Rolex Shanghai Masters Daniil Medvedev vs Alexander Zverev.
2⃣6⃣years5⃣months3⃣days ago, on May 10, 1993 was the last time when a 🇷🇺 and a 🇩🇪 player clashed in a Masters final: at Hamburg Open between International Tennis Hall of Fame Michael Stich and Andrei Chesnokov! It happened before Daniil Medvedev (Febr 11, 1996) and Alexander Zverev (Apr 20, 1997) were born!