World No. 41 Marin Cilic will be up against World No. 108 Ricardas Berankis in the highly-anticipated semifinal of the 2021 Kremlin Cup.
Ricardas Berankis vs Marin Cilic: Match Details
- Tournament: ATP Kremlin Cup 2021
- Match: Ricardas Berankis vs Marin Cilic
- Round: Semifinal
- Date: 23 October, 2021
- Prize money: $34,900
- Venue: Moscow, Russia
- Surface: Indoor Hard court
Ricardas Berankis vs Marin Cilic: Preview
Marin Cilic has been in sensational form at the Kremlin Cup. He was stretched to three sets in the opening encounter by Damir Džumhur, however, post that, he has thrashed all his opponents in an emphatic style. In the quarterfinal clash, he defeated Pedro Martínez in straight sets without much hassle.
Cilic has been simply magnificent in the tournament and he will back himself to make his way into the finals of the marquee tournament. On the other hand, Ričardas Berankis has had a dream run at the Kremlin Cup. Battling through the qualifiers, Ricardas has made his way into the semis of the tournament.
Such has been Ricardas’ domination that he is yet to drop a set in the main draw of the tournament. He thrashed Adrian Mannarino in his quarterfinal clash with relative ease. However, now he has a monumental task ahead of him in the name of Marin Cilic.
Ricardas Berankis vs Marin Cilic: Head to head
These two players have played against each other only on one occasion in the past and in that game, Cilic emerged victoriously. Hence, the head-to-head record between them stands at 1-0 in Cilic’s favor.
Ricardas Berankis vs Marin Cilic: Prediction
Ricardas Berankis has had a wonderful run at the Kremlin Cup. One after the other, he has thrashed several high-rated individuals with ease. However, it would be fair to say that his run might come to an end in the semifinals as Marin Cilic will walk into the encounter as a firm favorite.
Prediction: Marin Cilic to win in three sets.
Ricardas Berankis vs Marin Cilic: Live Streaming and Where to Watch
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