L. Harris vs D. Medvedev - 15.01.2019 Preview

Lloyd Harris vs Daniil Medvedev one more great match of the first round at Australian Open Grand Slam Tournament taking place in Australia. Both talented players will play in a serious confrontation. Review our thoughts on this match here below.

 

Lloyd Harris

Lloyd Harris young talented and very enduring player. South African have turned pro in the year 2015 and already played 306 matches in a different court, but mostly on Hard Court Р234. Last year for Lloyd was most successful, he entered to 1st ever Grand Slam and won 1st ATP Challenger Title by defeating Stefano Napolitano. In September, Lloyd Harris won his first main draw match on the ATP World Tour, when he defeated Gael Monfils 3:6/6:2/6:1 in the first round of the Chengdu Open (ATP 250 event) in China. That was his first win against the top 40 players.

This season started very well for him by entering to second Grand Slam. At the first round of Australian Open, he will face Daniil Medvedev.

L. Harris is a very strong and tall player with great service and perspectives to become known and competitive player.

 

Daniil Medvedev

Daniil Medvedev is one of the greatest young players. He had career-best year by qualifying for the Sydney ATP Tournament, then reached the final which he won against Alex de Minaur. This final became the youngest since 2007 when Djokovic has lost to Nadal. Medvedev played after at Winston-Salem Open and win it, Japan Open ATP 500 and won against Kei Nishikori and they met again at the beginning of this season in the Final at Brisbane ATP 250 Tournament where Nishikori made a comeback.

Daniil is a strong and fast player with great serve and backhand. He already reached highs by seeming like hi will show much more during his career.

 

H2H

Players have never met before.  Both are young and perspective so they need to show all their abilities, however, Medvedev is stronger and experienced at high-level competitions.