Originally Posted by philosophicalarf
Karlovic's recent form was a bit disguised by the court speed in Madrid (47 aces in two matches on clay.....). He really is appalling lately though - see the match vs Kubot in Belgrade. On top of that, his record in best of 5 is shocking.
Hewitt looked pretty good in Munich, took a form Berdy to a final set tiebreak. He really should win here if he's fit and healthy.
any chance you have the final break % for Madrid?
Karlovic sucks a** on normal clay. He just can't move and any top 100 player should take care of him easily.