Wimbledon 2023: Novak Djokovic vs Jordan Thompson Preview, Prediction and Live Stream

Novak Djokovic will be up against Australian, Jordan Thompson, in the second round of the 2023 Wimbledon.


Wimbledon 2023: Novak Djokovic vs Jordan Thompson Preview, Prediction and Live Stream

Novak Djokovic vs Jordan Thompson

Novak Djokovic will be facing Russian, Jordan Thompson, in the second round of the Wimbledon. Djokovic would be hoping for a deep run in the tournament. On the other hand, Thompson would be hoping to put on a show against the 23-time grand slam champion.

The Serb is coming off a win over Pedro Cachin of Argentina, whereas the Australian pulled off a stunning comeback win over Brandon Nakashima in a thrilling 5-set match.

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Novak Djokovic vs Jordan Thompson: Match Details

  • Tournament: 2023 Wimbledon
  • Match: Novak Djokovic vs Jordan Thompson
  • Date: 8 July 2023
  • Time: TBD
  • Venue: London, England
  • Round: 2nd Round
  • Surface: Grass Court
  • Prize Money: $107,587

Novak Djokovic vs Jordan Thompson: Preview

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Novak Djokovic (Image via Irish News)

In the first round, Djokovic defeated Pedro Cachin in straight sets with the score line of 6-3, 6-3, 7-6. The 23-time grand slam champion last played at the French Open where he was the last man standing as defeated Casper Ruud in straight sets.

The Serbian will be aiming for a deep run and would fancy his chances against the Australian in the tournament where he has been a 7-time champion.

Jordan Thompson, on the other hand, had beaten American young gun, Brandon Nakashima in a 5-set thriller. The world number 70 won the encounter with the score line of 2-6, 2-6, 6-4, 7-6, 6-3. Thompson last played at the Mallorca Open where he was defeated by Feliciano Lopez, who was playing the last tournament of his career.

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The Australian’s best performance at Wimbledon came in 2021 when he reached the third round of the tournament. He would be hoping to put on a show against the world number 2.

As far as head-to-head is concerned, the duo have not met in the past and this meeting will decide who gets to have a lead in the head-to-head tally.

Novak Djokovic vs Jordan Thompson: Prediction

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Jordan Thompson (Image via The West Australian)

According to most recent form and consistency, Djokovic is most likely to win the encounter.

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Match Prediction: Novak Djokovic to win in straight sets

Novak Djokovic vs Jordan Thompson: Live stream details for the 2023 Wimbledon

  • France: beIN sports France
  • Belgium: Eurosport
  • Switzerland: SRG/SSR TV (RTS, RSI, SRF)
  • USA: ESPN & Tennis Channel
  • Latin America: ESPN Latin America
  • Canada: TSN & RDS (French)
  • Brazil: ESPN Brazil & TV Globo
  • North Africa and Middle East: beIN SPORTS Mena
  • Asia (except India, Japan, and China): Eclat
  • China:  iQIYI, SMG (Shanghai) & CCTV5 (Mandarin)
  • Japan: WOWOW & NHK
  • India: Star Sports 2, Star Sports Select 1 & Star Sports Select HD
  • Australia: Nine Network
  • Africa: Canal Plus International
  • New Zealand: Sky NZ

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