Courmayeur Ladies Open 2021: Liudmila Samsonova Vs Clara Tauson Preview, Head to head, Prediction, and Live Stream

The first slotted semifinal clash of the Courmayeur Ladies Open 2021 will see Liudmila Samsonova of Russia and Clara Tauson of Denmark going head-to-head.

Liudmila Samsonova , Clara Tauson
Liudmila Samsonova to face Clara Tauson in semis of Courmayeur Ladies Open 2021

The first slotted semifinal clash of the Courmayeur Ladies Open 2021 will see Liudmila Samsonova of Russia and Clara Tauson of Denmark going head-to-head.

Liudmila Samsonova Vs Clara Tauson: Match Details

  • Tournament: Courmayeur Ladies Open 2021
  • Match: Liudmila Samsonova Vs Clara Tauson
  • Round: Semifinals
  • Date: 30th October, 2021
  • Prize money: $10,100
  • Venue: Courmayeur, Italy
  • Surface: Indoor Hard Court

Liudmila Samsonova Vs Clara Tauson: Preview

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Clara Tauson

22 year old Russian, Liudmila Samsonova is currently ranked 42nd in the world, which also happens to be a career-high ranking.

Her last appearance was at the ATP Kremlin Cup in Moscow, Russia. She had lost in the first round to Ajla Tomljanovic of Australia in straight sets. Samsonova has 1 WTA and 4 ITF titles to her name. Her first win on the tour came in June this year. She defeated eventual Olympic Champion, Swiss Belinda Bencic in the finals, to lift the trophy at the bett10 Open (German Open) in Berlin, Germany. She currently trains under Alessandro Dumitrache.

18 year old Clara Tauson is a Danish newcomer. She is currently ranked 49th in the world. Tauson has managed to reach the second rounds of the French Open and US Open this year. Additionally, she has also won two WTA titles this year. In May, she defeated Victoria Golubic of Switzerland to win the Lyon Open in France. Later, in September, she bested Jelena Ostapenko to win the Luxembourg Open.

She has also won a WTA 125 tournament: the WTA 125 Chicago, in August this year. In the finals, she overcame Emma Raducanu in three sets.

Liudmila Samsonova Vs Clara Tauson: Head to head

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Liudmila Samsonova

Liudmila Samsonova and Clara Tauson will face each other for the second time in their career. Their first meet came in the first round of the Charleston 250 tournament this year. Tauson won the match 6-3 6-3.

Hence, the current head-to-head stands at 0-1.

Liudmila Samsonova Vs Clara Tauson: Prediction

Clara Tauson
Clara Tauson

Liudmila Samsonova will come into the semis with a 37-21 win-loss record this year. On hard courts, her record stands at 15-9; and on indoor hard courts, she has a 6-2 record. Clara Tauson’s 2021 win-loss record stands at 41-14. Her performance on hard courts is at 13-4, and an impressive 20-3 to show for indoor hard courts.

The statistics and prior performances suggest that Tauson will emerge victorious in this match.

Prediction: Clara Tauson to win in three sets.

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