On February 8, 12:00 AM IST, World No. 11 Hubert Hurkacz will face the former World No. 5 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in the first round of the 2022 ATP Rotterdam Open. They will be playing on the center court.
Hubert Hurkacz vs Jo-Wilfried Tsonga: Match Details
- Tournament: ATP Rotterdam 2022
- Match: Hubert Hurkacz vs Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
- Round: 1st Round
- Date: 7th February 2022
- Venue: Rotterdam, Netherlands
- Surface: Hardcourt
- Prize Money: $16,195
Hubert Hurkacz vs Jo-Wilfried Tsonga: Preview
Hubert Hurkacz started the year with the ATP Cup, where he defeated Diego Schwartzman to reach the semifinals. However, he lost to Roberto Bautista Agut in an intense three-setter ( 6-7, 6-2, 6-5 ). Over the whole tournament, he lost only two sets. In the Australian Open, Hurkacz got eliminated in the second round, losing to Adrian Mannarino ( 6-4, 6-2, 6-3 ).
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, the 18-time ATP title winner, started his year with the ATP Challenger Quimper, where he lost in the second round to Alexandre Müller in a three-setter ( 2-6, 6-4, 2-6 ). In the ATP Montpellier, the French veteran got eliminated in the second round to the fifth seed of the tournament, Filip Krajinović, in straight sets ( 4-6, 6-7 ).
Hubert Hurkacz vs Jo-Wilfried Tsonga: Head to Head
Many fans are anticipating this match. Hubert Hurkacz and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga have never faced each other on court before. This will be their first encounter making their Head-to-Head count 0-0.
Hubert Hurkacz vs Jo-Wilfried Tsonga: Prediction
In terms of experience, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga leads the stats as he has more ATP titles. However, his performance hasn’t progressed much since his win in 2019 Metz. Hubert Hurkacz, on the other hand, though, doesn’t have as many titles but has performed well since 2021. He also did well in the ATP Cup 2022. In terms of stability, Hurkack has one over Tsonga.
Prediction: Hubert Hurkacz will win in two sets.
Hubert Hurkacz vs Jo-Wilfried Tsonga ATP Rotterdam Open: Live Stream Details
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