Wimbledon champion Carlos Alcaraz beat No.15 Croatian Borna Coric 6-3, 6-7(6), 10-5 within the Hopman Cup on Saturday.
The highest-ranked Spaniard, who beat 23-time Grand Slam winner Novak Djokovic in a five-set thriller at Wimbledon final Sunday, had simply three aces to Coric’s six however saved each break factors he confronted. It was Alcaraz’s second straight win right here after beating Belgian David Goffin on Friday.
The exhibition occasion is on the Good Garden Membership within the south of France, with combined groups representing their nation in singles and doubles.
Alcaraz performed doubles alongside Rebeka Masarova however misplaced to Coric and Donna Vekic 1-6, 6-4, 14-12.
The event remaining is scheduled for Sunday.
The Related Press contributed to this report.