Albert Ramos Vinolas and Marco Cecchinato will square off in the quarterfinal match at the ATP Sardinia Open. Cecchinato is having a good clay court season so far, having reached the French Open 3rd round earlier this months. He defeated Tommy Paul in straight sets to progress into the quarterfinals. Ramos Vinolas, seeded 4th at Forte Village defeated Corentin Moutet in straight sets to progress into the last 8.
- Fixture: Albert Ramos Vinolas vs Marco Cecchinato
- Tournament: Forte Village Sardegna Open
- Round: Quarterfinal
- Venue: Santa Margherita Di Pula, Italy
- Category: ATP 250 tournament
- Surface: Red Clay
- Time: 4:10 PM IST, 11:40 AM BST
Albert Ramos Viñolas vs Marco Cecchinato: Match Preview
Marco Cecchinato who is playing his 3rd tournament in as many weeks is off to a good start at the Sardinia Open. He defeated fellow Italian, Gianluca Mager in a tough three set match in Round 1. In the second round, he had a comfortable victory against Tommy Paul in straight sets to book place in the quarterfinals.
Albert Ramos Vinolas who has not had a good clay court season so far, showed signs of regaining some form as he dispatched Corentin Moutet in straight sets in Round 2 at Forte Village. Being the 4th seed, the Spaniard received a bye in the first round. He faces a tough challenge in the last 8 as he is up against Cecchinato who has had a long clay court season.
Albert Ramos Viñolas vs Marco Cecchinato: Head-to-Head
The duo have faced 5 times during their career with Ramos Vinolas winning on 4 occasions. They first faced off in 2014 at the Milan Challenger where the Spaniard won in straight sets. Their last meeting came at 2019 Indian Wells where the Spanird again won in straight sets. The only meeting where Cecchinato emerged victorious was in 2015 at the Geneva Challenger where the Italian won in 3 sets.
Albert Ramos Viñolas vs Marco Cecchinato: Match Prediction
Both the players enter the tournament at the back of impressive victories in the opening rounds. However, Cecchinato is the favourite to win the quarterfinal match-up and progress into the last 4. The Italian has had a long and successful clay court season , and he will be hoping to end it with a title at the Forte Village. Ramos Vinolas is also known to be a good player on court and is expected to trouble the Italian if he plays his best tennis.
Match Prediction: Marco Cecchinato to defeat Albert Ramos Vinolas in 3 sets