Viktor Troicki vs Guillermo Garcia-Lopez Pick and Prediction – 2015 ATP Zagreb

Updated: February 5, 2015

33rd ranked Spaniard Guillermo Garcia-Lopez will face 46th ranked Serbian Viktor Troicki in the 2015 Zagreb quarterfinals.  Both oppenents had no issues defeating their opponents as they both cruised to straight sets wins.  Lopez defeated Japanese Go Soeda 6-3 6-1 while Trocki dismantled young Damir Dzumhur 6-1 6-1.  Lopez is definitely the higher ranked players in this match but, he has yet to ever to beat the Serbian on the tour in his career. Troicki leads the head to head series 5-0 but, their last match was three years ago at the Miami Masters where the Serbian rallied to win the match after dropping the first set.

Other than their first match between them, all of the matches have been tightly contested and have gone the distance.   However, it has always been Troicki who has taken advantages of his chances and converted on his break point opportunities.  The Serbian should be able to take this game considering his form and history against the Spaniard.

Prediction:  6-3 4-6 6-2 in favor of Viktor Troicki

Pick: Victor Troicki in three sets

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