In the second round of ATP Dallas Open 2022, Kevin Anderson will take on John Isner.
Kevin Anderson vs John Isner: Match Details
- Tournament: ATP Dallas Open 2022
- Match: Kevin Anderson vs John Isner
- Round: Round of 16
- Date: 9th February 2022
- Venue: Dallas, USA
- Surface: Hardcourt
- Prize Money: $12,435
Kevin Anderson vs John Isner: Preview
The 2022 season start has been a bit rough for Kevin Anderson. He participated in the Australian Open 2022 but got knocked out in the first round itself by Reilly Opelka with a score of 3-6, 4-6, 6-7. Ahead of the Happy Slam, the South African tennis star competed at the ATP Melbourne Summer Set tournament held at the start of the season, in this tournament too the player’s quest ended harshly as he was defeated in the opening round by Jaune Munar. At the Dallas Open, the player aims to win his first title of the season and 8th career title.
Meanwhile, John Isner too got knocked out of the Australian Open 2022 in the first round where he played against Maxime Cressy and lost with the score of 6-7, 5-7, 7-6, 7-6, 4-6. Before playing the Aussie Open, the American was seen playing at the ATP Adelaide International tournament where he lost to Thanasi Kokkinakis with a score of 7-6, 6-7,6-7 in the round of 16. The player has 16 singles career titles to his name and he is currently ranked as World No.24 by the Association of Tennis Professionals although, his highest ranking was World No.8 which he achieved on 16th July 2018.
Kevin Anderson vs John Isner: Head to Head
This will be the 13th meeting of the duo. In their previous meetings, Isner won 8 times while Anderson won 4 times. So their head to head stands at 4-8.
Kevin Anderson vs John Isner: Prediction
Both Kevin and John have played a significant number of matches against each other which means they are well versed with their opponent’s playing styles and strategies. Although the ball seems to be in John’s court as he has won more matches against Kevin than Kevin has won against him.
Also, the latter has more experience in winning major titles as compared to the former but Anderson will strive to win the match and get a step ahead to claim his first title of the season while Isner on the other hand will try to make sure this won’t happen.
Prediction: John Isner to win in 3 sets.
Kevin Anderson vs John Isner: Live Stream Details
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