22 January 2020, Wednesday, As part of the second round at Australian Open today, Hurkach will play against Millman in the men’s part of the tournament, and we will try to offer our prediction for tennis for this match.
On Tuesday, Hubert Hurkacz won in five sets against Austrian Dennis Novak. In turn, John Millman proved to be better in four games than the Frenchman Ugo Humbert. On Wednesday, Polish and Australian will compete in global courts for the third time.
Hubert is currently twenty-two years old and represents Polish tennis in the international arena, currently occupies the thirty-first position of the men’s singles rating, plays on the right, in preference plays on hard, plays a little less on the ground. This season, he won matches against Schwartzman, Chorich and Tim at the ATP Cup, reached the semifinals in Auckland, losing to Peer, Novak in the five-set match at the Australian Open. Last season, he won the Winston-Salem tournament.
On Monday, the Pole reached the highest position in his career in the ATP ranking – he climbed to the 31st place. It started the season wonderfully. In the team tournament ATP Cup he defeated the titled rivals: Argentine Diego Schwartzmann, Croatian Borna Corica and Austrian Dominik Thiem. In the preceding tournament in the Australian Open tournament in Auckland reached the semi-finals. His rival Dennis Novak has recently been promoted to the first hundred ATP for the first time. In the ATP Cup in a match with the Poles he lost to 20-year-old Kacper Żuk. The Pole was a great favorite of the match.
John is thirty years old and he is the representative of Aussie tennis on the world stage, represents his country in the forty-seventh position of the men’s singles rating, the thirty-third line was the best achievement, plays from the right shoulder, prefers to play hard. This season he won 2 matches at the ATP Cup, reached the quarter finals in Auckland, passing Khachanova, lost to Peer, Hubert went through four sets at the Australian Open, with 66 percent of the serve he managed to win 66 percent of the first ball, 52 percent from the second serve points, serving the opponent won 37 percent of the draws.
Statistics and personal meetings
- Athletes at this point met twice among themselves. For the first time in Thailand’s Hua Hin, in 2017 in the 1/16 finals Millman won, in February 2018 in Kyoto in the 1/4 finals Millman won the 1/4 finals in the challenger in three sets.
Hubert Hurkacz vs John Millman Game Prediction
The second round, in which Millman will play with the Pole, will probably take place at one of the three largest courts in Melbourne. “Hubi” will return to the conditions he likes. And he must do everything to make better use of it.
- Our prediction – Hubert Hurkacz will win