World No. 19 Gael Monfils will lock horns with Thiago Monteiro in the round of 16 of the ATP Adelaide International 2 2022 on Wednesday.
Gael Monfils vs Thiago Monteiro: Match Details
- Tournament: ATP Adelaide International 2 2022.
- Match: Gael Monfils vs Thiago Monteiro
- Round: Round of 16
- Date: 12 January 2021
- Venue: Adelaide, Australia
- Surface: Hardcourt
- Prize Money: $430,530
Gael Monfils vs Thiago Monteiro: Match Preview
Gael Monfils is a French professional tennis player who is ranked 19st in the world. The 35-year-old has been struggling with injuries for the past few years. The Frenchman lost at the first round of the Australian Open 2021 to Emil Ruusuvuori. The former world no.6 picked up his first win in over a year after beating Thiago Seyboth Wild in straight sets in Lyon. The Frenchman then reached the second round of the French Open too, eventually losing to Mikael Ymer. The veteran was last seen at the ATP Adelaide International 1 2022 as he went on to win the tournament.
Thiago Monteiro reached the third round of the French Open and also qualified for the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics. He has a career-high ranking of no.74 in the world. He has only one top 10 wins in his professional career. The Brazillian comes into the match after a 3-set win against Yoshihito Nishioka in the previous round of the tournament.
Gael Monfils vs Thiago Monteiro: Head to Head
The pair have faced each other once before, with both sharing the spoils and having a record of 1-1. The last time that they competed against each other, Moura Monteiro won 6-4 2-6 6-4 in the quarter in Quito back in 2018.
Gael Monfils vs Thiago Monteiro: Match Predictions
Despite their even head-to-head record, Gael Monfils will be the favourite here owing to his impressive form recently and throughout his resurgence.
Match Prediction- Monfils to win in 3 sets.
Gael Monfils vs Thiago Monteiro: Broadcast and Live stream details
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