“Nakashima. I think Korda. I think the young guys are better than us, if I’m being honest. I think Korda is a hell of a player. Brooksby is brutal.”
Meanwhile, the world No 99 was looking forward to what he said was one of the most difficult challenges, facing Djokovic in a Grand Slam, but backed himself to fight.
“Yeah, it will be a great challenge. One of the toughest there can be,” he said after his win over Karatsev.
“But I’m really believing in myself with what I’m showing out there so far. I got a great team around me to help me recover tomorrow. Yeah, I go out there to battle again on I’m sure Ashe probably, I would assume.
“Yeah, I mean, that will be really exciting. I’m sure it will be a full crowd. I’m excited to see how well I can focus, see how well I can play with one of the biggest challenges and with one of the biggest crowds in a court that you can get.”