We have entered into the final few stages of the US Open. The men’s singles draw without any of the Big 3 leaves the field wide open for TheNextGen to make a mark. There is no Grand Slam Champion in quarterfinals, for the first time since Wimbledon 2003
Alexander Zverev vs Borna Coric: Preview
Two talented Nextgen players Alexander Zverev, the 5th seeded German and Borna Coric, the 27th seeded Croat lock horns at the US Open on Tuesday in what looks to be an interesting matchup.
Borna Coric defeated Stefanos Tsisipas in a 5 set thriller in the 3rd round from a losing situation and breezed past Jordan Thompson in the 4th round.
Alexander Zverev on the other hand has had minor hiccups along the way losing a set each in his first 3 rounds but easily winning in 3 sets against Fokina in the 4th round.
Alexander Zverev vs Borna Coric: Head to Head
Alexander Zverev and Coric have faced each other 4 times in the past with the Croatian having a better measure of Zverev on 3 occasions. Coric won the first two encounters between the duo in 2015 and 2017, before Zverev got his first win over him at the Miami Masters in 2018. However, Coric bounced back from the defeat in Halle last year, clinching an easy 6-1, 6-4 win.
Alexander Zverev vs Borna Coric: Match Prediction
In this match, two talented youngsters will be fighting it to claim their first US Open Semifinal spot. This game promises to be a thriller with the big-serving and much more composed Zverev as well as Coric, moving swiftly on the court and probably in the form of his life.
Prediction for the game is Alexander Zverev to win in 4 hard fought sets and advancing to his maiden US open semifinal where he will be up against the winner of Shapovalov and Busta who are in action later in the night.