Taylor Fritz and Novak Djokovic are one of the new rivalries that tennis fans have witnessed in recent times, and they are going to meet again. It will be the quarterfinal match at the US Open 2023, and the winner will advance to the semi-finals of the grand slam event. In this article, we will provide you with Taylor Fritz vs Novak Djokovic prediction, head-to-head, stats, previews, and picks for the US Open 2023.
Taylor Fritz has performed impressively at the US Open 2023 and made his way to the quarterfinal match of the grand slam tournament with ease. He has dominated every opponent he has faced and has won all the matches in straight sets. The player’s last match was against Dominic Stricker, and he won the match 7-6, 6-4, and 6-4.
On the other hand, Novak Djokovic, aka the GOAT of tennis, will be aiming to win yet another grand slam event. The GOAT’s journey to the quarterfinal match of the US Open 2023 has been tricky, to be honest. He won the first two matches in the grand slam event without using his complete match game, like in his last match against Norna Gojo. whereas, in the round of 32 matches against his countrymate, Laslo Djere, he was almost out of the tournament. Well, now he has bounced back and will be focusing on winning his 24th Grand Slam title.
Will it be Novak Djokovic who plays yet another Grand Slam semifinal match? Or will Taylor Fritz play his first-ever semifinal match at the Grand Slam event? Be ready because a nail-biting match is all set to happen at the US Open.
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- Match: Taylor Fritz vs Novak Djokovic
- Tournament Tier: Grand Slam
- Round: Quarterfinal
- Time: TBC
- Venue: New York, United States
Both players will face each other seven times, and Djokovic has won all seven encounters. They recently met in the quarterfinal match of the Cincinnati Open 2023, and Djokovic crushed Fritz in straight sets. Currently, Novak Djokovic leads the head-to-head record by 7-0 against Taylor Fritz.
Both players have faced each other on seven occasions, and here are the results:
- Novak Djokovic defeated Taylor Fritz at the Cincinnati Open 2023: 6-0, 6-4.
- Novak Djokovic defeated Taylor Fritz at the ATP World Tour Finals 2022: 7-6, 7-6.
- Novak Djokovic defeated Taylor Fritz at the ATP Paris 2021: 6-4, 6-3.
- Novak Djokovic defeated Taylor Fritz at the ATP Rome 2021: 6-3, 7-6.
- Novak Djokovic defeated Taylor Fritz at the Australian Open 2021: 7-6, 6-4, 3-6, 4-6, 6-2.
- Novak Djokovic defeated Taylor Fritz at the ATP Madrid 2019: 6-4, 6-2.
- Novak Djokovic defeated Taylor Fritz at the ATP Monte Carlo 2019: 6-3, 6-0.
Taylor Fritz vs Novak Djokovic Prediction: Who will win?
It is a top-seed battle, and it is a difficult choice to select one among them. The Serbian hunting machine is currently the world’s No. 2 ranked player as per the ATP singles rankings. at the same time, Fritz is in great form and will enter the match as the crowd favourite.
We predict the match will go to the fourth round, and Novak Djokovic will win the match. They recently met in an ATP 1000 event, where Djokovic won the match in straight sets. Moreover, they have faced each other seven times, and Fritz has often found it difficult to win points against him.
As per our prediction, Novak Djokovic will win the match and advance to yet another Grand Slam semi-final event.