In his 12th career appearance in Umag, he will be searching for his 10th ATP title, one of which he grabbed in Umag in 2016.
„When I came to the finals, I had nothing to lose, and I could gain all. And I won. A title is always The Title. I was so happy, I had to do something, so I wrote on the court the date of my wedding, that was the first thing that came to my mind. This is something new, something different, although I always had a great time in Umag."(F.F.,2016)