Denis Shapovalov set to clash with Djokovic in Australia Open draw

Denis may face the seed no.1 in the 3rd round


Currently ranked no.27, 19-year-old Denis Shapovalov is eager to have a great 2019.

The Canadian sensation reached the 2nd round at the Australian Open back in 2018 when he was defeated by Jo-Wilfried Tsonga after a fantastic battle that ended 3-6 6-3 1-6 7-64 7-5.

This year Denis didn’t have a great draw in Melbourne as he is projected to play for the first time in his career against Novak Djokovic already in the 3rd round. Here Denis’ projected path.

R1  – Andujar
R2  – Klizan
R3  – Djokovic
R4  – Medvedev/Goffin
1/4 – Nishikori
1/2 – Zverev
Fin  – Federer

Here the full draw

Djokovic's quarter at the Australian Open

Zverev's quarter at the Australian Open

Federer's quarter Australian Open

Nadal's quarter at the Australian Open

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