Diego Schwartzman, top seed at the Buenos Aires Open will face the Slovakian, Lukas Klein in the second round. Schwartzman is ranked ninth in the ATP Rankings, whereas Klein is ranked 291st in the world.
- Tournament: ATP Buenos Aires 2021
- Match: Diego Schwartzman vs Lukas Klein
- Round: Round 2
- Date: 4th March, 2021
- Prize Money: $6,310
- Venue: Buenos Aires, Argentina
- Surface: Red Clay
Diego Schwartzman vs Lukas Klein: Match Preview
Diego Schwartzman received a bye in the first round by virtue of being the top seed. He last played at the Cordoba Open where he suffered a shock quarterfinal loss to the fifth seed, Albert Ramos Vinolas in three sets. The top seed will look forward to have a better performance at the Argentina Open.
Lukas Klein defeated Andrej Martin in straight sets in the first round. The Slovak was ruthless in his victory as he dropped just seven games throughout the match. He earned a place in the main draw after winning three qualifying round matches and looks to be in top form.
Diego Schwartzman vs Lukas Klein: Head-to-Head
The duo have never clashed against each other in the past and the head to head stands at 0-0.
Diego Schwartzman vs Lukas Klein: Match Prediction
Diego Schwartzman is the certain favorite to win the last 16 encounter and book a quarterfinal berth. The top seed had an incredible 2020 clay court season where he reached the finals of the Italian Open and made a semifinal appearance at Roland Garros. He is expected to continue his good form on the red clay in his home tournament in Buenos Aires. Lukas Klein is in terrific form at the moment, having won four consecutive matches. However, he will come up short against the Argentine.
Match Prediction: Diego Schwartzman to defeat Klein in straight sets