Albert Ramos Vinolas of Spain will take on Juan Manuel Cerundolo of Argentina in the Finals of the ATP Cordoba Open 2021. Albert Ramos Vinolas is currently World no.47 and Juan Manuel Cerundolo is World no.335.
- Tournament: ATP Cordoba Open
- Match: Albert Ramos Vinolas vs Juan Manuel Cerundolo
- Date: 1st March (28 th night 3:30 am)IST, 2021
- Round: Finals
- Venue: Cordoba, Argentina
- Surface: Clay Court
- Prize Money: 24,110 (USD)
Albert Ramos Vinolas vs Juan Manuel Cerundolo :Preview
Vinolas is an experienced player on the ATP circuit who was seeded 5th at this year’s Cordoba Open. He beat his first round opponent Juan Ignacio Londero 4-6 6-2 6-2, and overcame Tomas Martin Etcheverry 2-6 7-6 7-5 in the second round. In the Quarter Finals Vinolas caused a major upset when he took out top seed Diego Schwartzman. The score line 6-1 4-6 6-3. In the Semi Finals he defeated Facund, and he had to play the qualifiers to qualify into the main draw.
This is the first main draw appearance in an ATP Tournament for Cerundolo, and he has given a great account of himself thus far. Cerundolo defeated Thiago Seyboth Wild in the first round, 7-5 7-6. In the second he took out third seed Miomir Kecmanović, the third seed, 6-7 7-5 6-2. . The Quarter Finals saw Cerundolo go up against seventh seed Thiago Monteiro, and beat him 6-2 2-6 6-3. The Semi Final again was a three set affair where Cerundolo got the better of Federico Coria 6-4 4-6 6-2.
Albert Ramos Vinolas vs Juan Manuel Cerundolo : Head-to-Head
These two players have never met on the tour before. So the head to head stands at 0-0.
Albert Ramos Vinolas vs Juan Manuel Cerundolo : Prediction
Vinolas is a clay court specialist and his best finish at a Grand Slam has been the reaching the Quarter Finals of the French Open in 2016. Vinolas is a counter puncher and uses heavy spin on his returns. Cerundolo is only nineteen and playing his first final. He has described himself as a ‘ defensive counter puncher’ who tries to use the pace of the opponent. Vinolas’s experience will prevail in the finals.
Match Prediction: Albert Ramos Vinolas will win the contest against Juan Manuel Cerundolo in three sets.