In the first round of Australian Open, 2022, World No.17 Christian Garin will take on World No.76 Facundo Bagnis.
Christian Garin vs Facundo Bagnis: Match Details
- Tournament: Australian Open 2022
- Match: Christian Garin vs Facundo Bagnis
- Round: First Round
- Date: 17 January 2022
- Venue: Melbourne, Australia
- Surface: Hardcourt
- Prize Money: $90,000
Christian Garin vs Facundo Bagnis: Preview
Cristian Garin is a Chilean professional tennis player. His current ranking according to the ATP is World No.15 which is also his highest ranking. He has five singles career titles to his name. After an amazing clay court season last year, Garin struggled with form in the North American swing and wasn’t able to win big towards the end of the season. This year, he began his campaign at the ATP Cup where he lost 2 matches but managed to notch a three-set victory over Dusan Lajovic.
Facundo Bagnis is an Argentine professional tennis player. His current ranking according to the ATP is World No.76 and his highest ranking was World No.55. He has one doubles career title to his name. Like Garin, Bagnis too thrives on clay courts and is a regular on the Challenger tour. In 2022, he played two tournaments- Melbourne Summer Set and Sydney Tennis Classic. He made it to the Round of 16 in Melbourne where he defeated Andy Murray but lost in the first round in Sydney to David Goffin.
Christian Garin vs Facundo Bagnis: Head to Head
This will be the second meeting of the duo. In their first meeting, Garin defeated Bagnis. So their head to head stands at 1-0.
Christian Garin vs Facundo Bagnis: Prediction
Cristian has defeated Facundo one time and is well versed with his playing style and strategies. Also he has more experience than the latter in winning major titles.
Both Garin and Bagnis are good players and even though Bagnis was defeated by the former, he too is acquainted with his opponent’s playing style. The match between the duo will be very exciting and interesting given the nature of the surface but expect Garin to cruise into the next round.
Prediction: Christian Garin to win in 3 sets.
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