[UPDATED QF]. Prediction, H2H of Tommy Paul’s draw vs Shelton, Djokovic, Tsitsipas to win the Australian Open

Australian Open draw preview with H2H - Tommy Paul may need to defeat Ben Shelton, Novak Djokovic, Stefanos Tsitsipas to conquer the competition in the Australian Open.

Tommy Paul Stats info

Tommy Paul is 3 wins away to conquer the title at the Australian Open. Tommy has defeated Jan-Lennard Struff 6-1 7-66 6-2, Alejandro Davidovich Fokina 6-2 2-6 6-74 6-3 6-4, Jenson Brooksby 6-1 6-4 6-3 and Roberto Bautista Agut 6-2 4-6 6-2 7-5 to reach the quarter where he will face Ben Shelton.

Draw prediction with head to head records

This is Tommy Paul’s projected draw includinghisprojected opponents at the Australian Open. The American has a unfavourable record (0-3) with the likely opponents.

R1 – Jan-Lennard Struff (167) – 6-1 7-66 6-2
R2 – Alejandro Davidovich Fokina (32) – 6-2 2-6 6-74 6-3 6-4
R3 – Jenson Brooksby (39) – 6-1 6-4 6-3
R4 – Roberto Bautista Agut (25) – 6-2 4-6 6-2 7-5
1/4 – Ben Shelton (89) – H2H 0-0
1/2 – Novak Djokovic (5) – H2H 0-0
or Andrey Rublev (6) – H2H 1-4
Fin – Stefanos Tsitsipas (4) – H2H 0-3
or Karen Khachanov (20) – H2H 1-0
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1/4 – Ben Shelton’s rankings and performance.

Head to head record 0-0

5 - 3win/loss in 2023

Rank
44
High
44
LWWWWLW
Year Total Hard Clay I.hard Grass Carpet
2023 5-3 5-3 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0
2022 40-11 16-9 0-0 24-2 0-0 0-0
2021 18-7 7-3 5-2 6-2 0-0 0-0

Ben Shelton has a 5-2 win-loss record in 2023, he played all matches on hard. Regarding the previous 3 years, Shelton has a 28-14 record on hard.

Last year at the Australian Open Shelton didn’t play in this event.

H2H Tommy Paul vs. Ben Shelton

There is no head to head record between Tommy Paul and Ben Shelton since this would be the first time that they will face off in the main tour.

1/2 – Novak Djokovic’s rankings and performance.

Head to head record 0-0

12 - 0win/loss in 2023

Rank
1
High
1
WWWWWWW
Year Total Hard Clay I.hard Grass Carpet
2023 12-0 12-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0
2022 42-7 2-1 14-4 19-2 7-0 0-0
2021 55-7 19-3 18-3 11-1 7-0 0-0
2020 41-5 26-1 11-1 4-3 0-0 0-0
2019 57-11 26-6 15-3 9-2 7-0 0-0
2018 53-13 23-4 11-5 8-3 11-1 0-0
2017 32-8 10-3 12-4 2-0 8-1 0-0
2016 65-9 39-4 16-2 8-2 2-1 0-0

Novak Djokovic has a 9-0 record in 2023, he played all matches on hard. During the last 20 years, Novak has a 508-82 record on hard (Click here to see full career record).

His most significant achievement of this season was winning the tournament in Adelaide where he beat Sebastian Korda in the final 6-7(8) 7-6(3) 6-4.

Last year at the Australian Open the Serbian didn’t take part in the competition.

H2H Tommy Paul vs. Novak Djokovic

There is no head to head record between Tommy Paul and Novak Djokovic since this would be the first time that they will clash against each other in the main tour.

Anyhow, Tommy Paul could square off with Andrey Rublev. Their H2H is 4-1 for Andrey Rublev.

Final – Stefanos Tsitsipas’s rankings and performance.

Head to head 3-0 for Stefanos Tsitsipas

10 - 1win/loss in 2023

Rank
3
High
3
LWWWWWW
Year Total Hard Clay I.hard Grass Carpet
2023 10-1 10-1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0
2022 61-24 18-8 17-4 18-9 8-3 0-0
2021 55-19 26-8 23-5 6-5 0-1 0-0
2020 29-14 11-6 11-3 7-5 0-0 0-0
2019 54-25 22-12 15-5 15-5 2-3 0-0
2018 56-30 19-13 15-6 16-8 6-3 0-0
2017 57-31 14-8 25-12 14-8 4-3 0-0
2016 49-18 16-7 30-6 1-3 0-0 2-2

Stefanos Tsitsipas has a 9-0 record in 2023, he played all matches on hard. In connection to the previous 9 years, Stefanos has a 158-76 record on hard (Click here to see full career record).

Tsitsipas’s most significant result of this year was reaching the semifinal Australia.

Last year at the Australian Open Stefanos lost to Daniil Medvedev in the semifinal 7-6(5) 4-6 6-4 6-1.

H2H Tommy Paul vs. Stefanos Tsitsipas

This contest would be 4th time that Tommy Paul and Stefanos Tsitsipas clash against each other. The head to head is 3-0 for Tsitsipas (see full H2H stats), 1-0 on hard in major tournaments.

However, Tommy Paul could play Karen Khachanov. Their H2H record is 1-0 for Tommy Paul.