Hong Seong-chan (26th, 194th) showed rapid growth in just one year. However, he failed to win the first edition of the ‘Davis Cup Finals’, a men’s national tennis competition called the Tennis World Cup.
Seongchan Hong lost 0-2 (4-6, 6<3-7>6) in the 1st singles match of Group C of the 2023 tournament against Duşan Lajovic (52nd, Serbia) held in Valencia, Spain on the 12th (Korean time). Unfortunately we lost.바카라사이트
The next order of play is the ‘ace’ matchup between 2nd singles Soonwoo Kwon and Laszlo Zere. In the final doubles match, the pair of Nam Ji-seong and Song Min-gyu and Nikola Kasic and Miomir Kecmanovic clash.
Novak Djokovic, the Serbian national team’s super ace, will miss the Korea game. According to Eurosport, a European sports channel, Djokovic will miss the Korean game. “We will be able to see Djokovic against Spain,” Kecmanovic said. Djokovic has made it all the way to his US Open final, so regaining his fitness is an urgent priority.
Hong Seong-chan, who opened with a serve ace from the first serve, got off to a good start with three consecutive serve aces. Then, Hong Seong-chan, who protected his serve game with his persistent ability and control of the strength and weakness of his strokes, allowed his first break in a 2-2 situation. Hong Seong-chan, who gave up his 6th game as a love game, turned his mood around by winning the 7th game, which was his serve game, with difficulty. Hong Seong-chan, who again held his serve when trailing 3-5, drove his 10th game to deuce, but was unable to overcome Lajovic’s experience.
Hong Seong-chan, who got off to a good start by winning the first game of the second set, changed his play style unlike in the first set. Instead of holding back, he played on the line and put pressure on his opponent. Unfortunately, Hong Seong-chan, who was unable to break his second game, confidently maintained his serve. Afterwards, Hong Seong-chan failed to seize the opportunity to break even with a 5-4 lead, and reached 6 points first, but the game continued until a tie break. However, Hong Seong-chan was unable to block Lajovic’s powerful attack power.