World No. 1 Daniil Medvedev will begin his marketing campaign within the Mallorca Open as he faces fellow Russian Aslan Karatsev in a Spherical of 16 match on the 2022 Mallorca Open.
On this article, we are going to check out how the 2 gamers have been performing coming into this match. We will even see how issues stand so far as head-to-head is anxious between Medvedev and Karatsev and in the long run, predict the winner.
Daniil Medvedev’s type coming into the match
The defending champion Medvedev acquired a first-round bye however earlier than this event, he misplaced within the finals of the Halle Open in straight units to Hubert Hurkacz 1-6, 4-6.
Within the all-important French Open, Medvedev confronted an enormous upset as he misplaced within the fourth spherical to Croatian Marin Cilic. What shocked followers, much more, was that Medvedev seemed out of types and finally misplaced in straight units 2-6, 3-6, 2-6.
Medvedev had additionally suffered a setback in between the Halle Open and French Open as he misplaced the ultimate of the Libema Open in straight units in opposition to wild card Tim Van Rijthoven 4-6, 1-6.
Aslan Karatsev’s type coming into the match
Aslan Karatsev bounced again after dropping the primary set in opposition to Spaniard Jaume Munar within the Spherical of 32 matches of the Mallorca Open. Karasev finally gained the match 3-6, 6-1, 6-3.
The 28-year-old Karatsev didn’t have a great Halle Open marketing campaign as he misplaced within the first spherical to Karen Khachanov 7-6 (7-4), 1-6, 2-6.
Speaking in regards to the French Open, Karatsev misplaced to the Argentine Camilo Ugo Carabelli within the first spherical in a five-set encounter.
Head-to-Head and Predictions
Curiously, Aslan Karatsev has a 1-0 lead over Daniil Medvedev. Karatsev gained their earlier encounter on the 2021 Italian Open in straight units.
There is no such thing as a doubt that Daniil Medvedev will go into the match because the overwhelming favourite. However judging by how unpredictable his performances have been of late, Karatsev will really feel he has a great probability.
Nonetheless, we’re backing the defending champion Medvedev to get the win on this match.