M. Fucsovics vs B. Coric - 17/01/2019 Preview

Marton Fucsovics vs Borna Coric one more great match of the 1/32 – Finals 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.

 

Marton Fucsovics

Marton Fucsovics is a great player now standing at the highest place of his career. Last season was the most successful for Hungarian. Marton reached Top50 ranked players in ATP and now stands on 35th position after great season by playing at Australian Open fourth round and winning first ever ATP Title in Geneva. M. Fucsovics mostly plays at Hard Court but previous year was more productive on Clay. This year started with match against Djokovic at Round of 16 at Doha ATP Tournament where Hungarian gave a fight to Novak and finally lost with 2:1 result. However, Marton already passed 1st round with 3:1 win against experienced Albert Ramos-Vinolas.

 

Borna Coric

Borna Coric is one of the most talented young players of our times. He showed his abilities last year in his best way. Firstly, Coric helped Croatia to win Davis Cup by defeating in every round his opponents – D. Shapovalov rising star, Vasek Pospisil, S. Johnson, F. Tiafoe and J. Chardy at the Final. Secondly, Borna reached the Shanghai Masters Final and lost it to Novak Djokovic. Finally, Borna has won Halle ATP Tournament on Grass Court by defeating Roger Federer at the Final. So young Croatian showing that he possibly can replace Top3 ATP rated players in the future, as he only 22 years old. B. Coric plays as a defensive baseliner, in addition, he has a strong serve.

 

H2H

Marton Fucsovics and Borna Coric have never met before, however, we see them playing against the same opponents and Coric showing a lot better result than Marton. Borna is much stronger player with better skills and perspectives.