Third seed Lorenzo Sonego will play his Quarter-Final match at the Sardegna Open 2021 against German Yannick Hanfmann.
- Tournament: ATP Sardegna Open
- Match: Lorenzo Sonego vs Yannick Hanfmann
- Round: Quarter-Final
- Date: 9th April, 2021
- Prize Money: $16,007
- Venue: Cagliari, Italy
- Surface: Clay Court
Lorenzo Sonego vs Yannick Hanfmann: Preview
Home favorite Lorenzo Sonego is amongst the favorites to win the tournament in Cagliari. Lorenzo Sonego destroyed the very skilled and experienced veteran Gilles Simon in the second round, winning in straight sets 6-4/6-1.
Sonego showcased great form and dominated from the baseline. He was on top of the match right from the start, and didn’t give up any cheap points.
His opponent, Yannick Hanfmann isn’t well-known on tour but was able to beat a once very strong player in Marco Cecchinato in his second round match, beating him in straight sets 7-5/6-1.
In the first round, the German defeated 8th seed Tommy Paul in a hard fought match winning it 7-6(8),5-7,6-3.
Lorenzo Sonego vs Yannick Hanfmann: Head-to-Head
This will be the first meeting between the duo. The two players haven’t met on tour and hence the H2H stands deadlock at 0-0.
Lorenzo Sonego vs Yannick Hanfmann: Prediction
Sonego will be very determined to impress here in Sardegna as he is now one of the top seeds remaining and will want to give himself a strong shot at the title.
On the contrary, Hanfmann has already punched above his weight and will look to enjoy this encounter against Sonego. The Italian will have an edge going into the match. Expect him to cruise into the semi-finals easily.
Prediction: Sonego to win in straight sets.