The first racket of Croatia’s Marin Cilic in an interview with Alo announced that it will prioritize in favor of their national
“We want to provide yourself some time to think. Will see how I feel physically and mentally after the Australian Open. I’m going to break into the top-5 world ranking and win another Grand Slam tournament, and therefore I must always remain fresh. I will try to make the best decision for themselves and the team,” said Cilic.
Horvath finished the year on top of the sixth spot of the ATP rankings. In this he was helped by two triumph at the tournaments in Cincinnati and Basel. Season 2017 best Croatian tennis player will start the tournament in Chennai where he was the winner in 2009 and 2010.
“I have a lot of motivation and I am very confident. I had a great second half of the season and want to continue in the same spirit.
In Chennai I had a good performance, so we hope for a good performance this time. Then I will play in Australia, where I am always a good sport,” concluded Marin.