World No.7 Matteo Berrettini will take on World No. 184 Alejandro Tabilo in the second round of the BNP Paribas Open on October 10, 2021.
Matteo Berrettini vs Alejandro Tabilo: Match Details
- Tournament: Indian Wells Open 2021
- Match: Matteo Berrettini vs Alejandro Tabilo
- Round: 2nd Round
- Date: 10th October 2021
- Prize Money: $29,045
- Surface: Outdoor hard court
Matteo Berrettini vs Alejandro Tabilo: Preview
Berrettini has been taking leap strides forward on the ATP tour in 2021. The Italian has exuded incredible skills and temperament, across surfaces thus season. He comes into this event, at the back of a quarterfinal appearance at the 2021 US Open. Moreover, Berrettini also made the quarterfinals of the French Open, followed by a runner-up finish to Novak Djokovic at the 2021 Wimbledon Championships. In the process, the 25-year-old has already achieved a career-high ranking of 7. As far as the results on the hard courts are concerned, Berrettini has won 13 matches on the surface, in comparison to five defeats. He will come into this year’s Indian Wells with momentum and confidence to go all the way.
On the other hand, Tabilo comes into this round after beating Denis Kudla in the last match in straight sets. The Chilean entered Indian Wells as a qualifier and also beat Evgeny Donskoy and Micheal Mmoh in the first two qualies. Unfortunately, the 24-year-old has played most of his tournaments in 2021 on the Challenger circuit. Therefore, it would be a huge task for him to make any impact this week in the Californian desert.
Matteo Berrettini vs Alejandro Tabilo: Head to Head
These two have never met on the ATP tour before.
Matteo Berrettini vs Alejandro Tabilo: Prediction
Expect nothing but big first serves from the Italian as we have seen throughout the year. Moreover, he has also turned into an all-court player, which will make him a very tough prospect for Tabilo. Tough to see the Chilean even take a set out of an inform Berrettini in this match.
Match Prediction: Matteo Berrettini should win in two sets.
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