In the fourth round of the Australian Open 2022, World No. 2 and the 2nd seeded Daniil Medvedev will play against World No. 70 Maxime Cressy.
Daniil Medvedev vs Maxime Cressy: Match Details
- Tournament: Australian Open 2022
- Date: 24 January 2022
- Match: Daniil Medvedev vs Maxime Cressy
- Venue: Melbourne Park, Melbourne
- Surface: Hard Court
- Prize Money: USD 159,202
Daniil Medvedev vs Maxime Cressy: Preview
Daniil Medvedev enters the 4th round of the Australian Open for the 4th consecutive year after picking another routine victory over Botic Van de Zandschulp in the 3rd round. Medvedev won the match 6-4, 6-4, 6-2 against Botic to claim the win and pick up his 10th straight Grand Slam match win. Medvedev is 16-5 in the tournament and 6-1 for the season after today’s win.
Maxime Cressy lives to see another day as he overcomes local boy Christoper O’Connel 6-2, 6-7(6), 6-3, 6-2 to pick up another hard-fought win. He had earlier defeated compatriot John Isner in 5-sets and followed it up with another 4-set win in round 2 over Tomas Machac. Cressy enters the 4th round of the Slam for the first time and is 4-2 at the tournament while being 11-2 for the season.
Daniil Medvedev vs Maxime Cressy: Head to Head
This will be the first-ever meeting between the duo, hence the head-to-head stands at 0-0.
Daniil Medvedev vs Maxime Cressy: Prediction
Daniil will come into the tie with a career hardcourt record of 161-55 and was 33-5 on the surface last season while finishing the 2021 season with a record of 63-13 across all surfaces. Maxime will take the court with a career hardcourt record of 90-51 and was 14-10 on the surface last season and had a 43-32 record for the season across all surfaces.
Looking at these numbers and considering their form in the 2021 and the little of the 2022 season, it looks like it will be another routine victory for the Russian who looks the clear favourite to win the tie and enter the quarter-finals.
Prediction: Daniil Medvedev to win in straight-sets.
Daniil Medvedev vs Maxime Cressy: Broadcast and Live Stream Details
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