In the round of 16 of Open Sud De France 2022, World No.36 Alexander Bublik will take on World No.109, Pierre-Hugues Herbert.
Alexander Bublik vs Pierre-Hugues Herbert: Match Details
- Tournament: Open Sud de France
- Match: Alexander Bublik vs Pierre-Hugues Herbert
- Round: Round of 16
- Date: 2nd February 2022
- Venue: Montpellier, France
- Surface: Hardcourt
Alexander Bublik vs Pierre-Hugues Bublik: Preview
Alexander Bublik is a Russian-born Kazakhstani professional tennis player. His current ranking according to the ATP is World No.36 and his highest ranking was World No.34. The Kazakh is one of the most unorthodox players on tour and has the capability to stun the big names. He played at the Australian Open 2022 where he defeated Ernesto Escobedo in the opening round with a score of 3-6, 7-6, 6-3, 6-3. But he lost the next round to Gael Monfils with a score of 6-1, 6-0, 6-4.
Pierre-Hugues Herbert is a French professional tennis player. His current ranking according to the Association of Tennis Professionals is World No.109 and his highest ranking was World No.36. The Frenchman, who is a doubles specialist, has 22 doubles career titles to his name of which five are Grand Slam titles. He was seen at the Quimper Challenger last week but lost in the opening round to Alexandre Muller with a score of 6-4, 6-3.
Alexander Bublik vs Pierre-Hugues Bublik: Head to Head
This will be the second meeting of the duo. In their first meeting, Pierre-Hugues defeated Alexander. So their head to head stands at 0-1.
Alexander Bublik vs Pierre-Hugues Bublik: Prediction
As both the players have played against each other, they are aware of their opponent’s playing styles and strategies but Pierre-Hugues has won the match which will be an advantage for him. Although either of the players doesn’t have any major titles to their name they don’t have much experience in winning them but the latter has won major titles in doubles which can be a benefit for him.
Prediction: Pierre-Hugues Herbert to win in 3 sets.
Alexander Bublik vs Pierre-Hugues Bublik: Live Stream Details
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