Daniil Medvedev vs Holger Rune: World No. 3 Daniil Medvedev will face No.6 Holger Rune on Friday (April 14) in the Quarter-final of the ongoing 2023 Monte-Carlo Masters.
Medvedev is eyeing his fifth title of this season, having previously won the Miami Open, Indian Wells Masters, Dubai Open, Qatar Open, and Rotterdam Open. En route to his quarterfinal, the Russian defeated Alexander Zverev and Loren Sonego. Since Australian Open, he has lost just one match- against Carlos Alcaraz in the final of the Indian Wells Masters. Defeating Rune would mean the 27-year-old will win 30 matches this season. He faced defeat four times in 2023.
Holger Rune overcame the likes of Matteo Berrettini and Dominic Thiem to reach the quarterfinal. However, he played just one match to reach the stage, as he received a walkover from Berrettini in round three. This year, he has won 14 and lost seven matches. The Danish is yet to win a title this year. Also Read: Who Is Lorenzo Musetti Girlfriend? Know All About Veronica Confalonieri
Daniil Medvedev vs Holger Rune match details
Tournament: Monte-Carlo Masters 2023
Date: Friday, April 14
Venue: Monte Carlo Country Club, France
Surface: Outdoor clay
Category: ATP Masters 1000
Prize money: €5,779,335
Daniil Medvedev vs Holger Rune: Head-to-Head Records Till Date
The two will meet for the first time. So their head-to-head stand is at 1-1.
Daniil Medvedev vs Holger Rune: Who will be the winner?
Rune looked formidable against Dominic Thiem who is a strong player on clay. Rune is also a strong baseline player, while Medvedev’s strength is his serve. It will be a difficult task for the 19-year-old to overcome Medvedev who is in red-hot form this year, but all his victories of his in the past came on the hard court.
Prediction: Rune to win in straight sets.
Daniil Medvedev’s Last Three Performances
1. Dubai Open 2023: Semi-final- Daniil Medvedev beat Djokovic (6-4, 6-4).
2. Dubai Open 2023: Quarter-final- Djokovic beat Hubert Hurkacz (6-3, 7-5).
3. Dubai Open 2023: Round of 16- Djokovic beat Tallon Griekspoor (6-2, 6-3).
Holger Rune ‘s Last Three Performances
1. Monte-Carlo 2023: Round of 64- Gakhov beat Mackenzie McDonald (7-6, 2-6, 6-3).
2. Monte-Carlo 2023: Qualifiers- Gakhov beat Luca Van Assche (6-3, 0-6, 6-2).
3. Monte-Carlo 2023: Qualifiers- Gakhov beat Adrian Mannarino (1-6, 6-0, 6-1).
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Daniil Medvedev vs Holger Rune: Broadcasting and Live Streaming Details
Live streaming is available on Tennistv.com.
USA: Tennis Channel
UK, Ireland: Amazon Prime Video
Europe: Eurosport, SportKlub
Middle East: beIN SPORTS
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