Holger Rane has taken over the tennis world after his win against Novak Djokovic at the 2023 Italian Open quarterfinals. Holger Rune has become a favorite to win the Italian Open 2023.
In a recent Tennis Channel Live program, former world no. Jim Courier, a former world No. He said that Rune’s Italian quarterfinal win was an important one. Novak Djokovic is well known to have been preparing for Roland Garros, and the Italian Open wasn’t his top priority. Djokovic was a favorite for the 2023 French Open and Holger rune’s victory should have given him the confidence that he needed.
Jim Courier stated that Djokovic used the Italian Open as a preparation for France, and Rune’s victory over him should give Rune enough confidence to perform. He reached the quarterfinals at Roland-Garros last year as a shadow player. Jim Courier stated that he was “very confident” and showed how good he really is.
Jim Courier thought that Rune was also one of the contenders to win Roland Garros in 2023. He added that Rune has no scar tissue after losing the title, even though he was so close to winning. This sets him apart, even if Sinner is a more ” pedigree” player. Andy Roddick praised Rune as well for demonstrating his talent to the world.
Holger’s Rune goal is to achieve a Slam by 2023
Holger Rune is considered the heavy favorite to win the 2023 Italian Open after reaching the semi-finals. Rune revealed that he wants to win a Grand Slam by 2023 after he defeated Fabio Fognini during the third round of Italian Open.
“My goal for this year is to win a Slam.” “I’m going for it 100%,” said Rune.
He is a top tennis prospect. He still has plenty of time, as he’s only 20 years old. And he’s already shown that he can do it after beating Novak Djokovic at the Italian Open in 2020. Rune said that he is mentally and physically ready for Roland Garros in 2023.