Top seed Novak Djokovic claimed his first title since winning Wimbledon in July with a dominant show against Marin Cilic at the Tel Aviv Open.
The 35-year-old did not face a break point in the first set as he defeated second seed Cilic in his first final since his All England Club triumph.
The world number seven looked set to win his first tournament set in a 6-3 6-4 victory.
Djokovic had played one other event since his 21st Grand Slam title win.
Djokovic missed the US Open in August and September after being unable to enter the United States because of his coronavirus vaccination status.