The fact of the early days that connects Rune to the great legends of tennis
Holger Rune in the picture – Photo Getty Images
Holger Rune He didn’t start the season at the level expected, but he has already regained his confidence and reconfirmed himself as one of the big names of the present and future at the ATP Masters 1000 in Montecarlo.
After his semi-final win over Jannik Sinner, the Dane reached a new final of a Masters 1000 and equaled Novak Djokovic in the final of this type of event without having reached the age of 20. A statistic that Rafa Nadal sees in first place with seven and that also includes names like Carlos Alcaraz, Andrei Medvedev and Andre Agassi.
They qualified in the finals of several Masters 1000 before celebrating their 20th birthday
Nadal – 7 finals
Medvedev – 3 finals
Alcaraz – 3 finals
Agassi* – 2 finals
Djokovic – 2 finals
runes – 2 finals
✍️ Agassi had played a final in Rome before 1990