Simona Halep will be facing Danielle Collins in the round of 32 at Rogers Cup 2021. The match will be played at Montreal, Canada.
Simona Halep vs Danielle Collins: Match Details
Tournament: Rogers Cup 2021
Match: Simona Halep vs Danielle Collins
Round: Round of 32
Date: August 11, 2021
Venue: Montreal, Canada
Surface: Hard Court
Prize Money: $26,770 USD
Simona Halep vs Danielle Collins: Preview
SimonaHalep, two times grand slam winner, began 2021 in Gippsland, where she was beaten by Ekaterina Alexandrova in the quarterfinals. She also advanced to the quarterfinals of the Australian Open, where she was defeated by Serena Williams. Due to an ongoing injury, she later withdrew from the Miami Open, Italian Open, French Open, and Wimbledon. As a result, she slipped out of the top ten. She’s returned to the court after a long absence. Halep was given by in the first round of Rogers Cup 2021.
Danielle Collins defeated Elena-Gabriela Ruse to win her first WTA title at the 2021 Internazionali Femminili di Palermo. She won her second WTA championship the following month, defeating Daria Kasatkina 6–3, 6–7(10–12), 6–1 at the 2021 Silicon Valley Classic. Collins’ victory in the Silicon Valley Classic is her first WTA 500 championship. As a consequence, on August 9, 2021, she reentered the Top 30 at World No. 28. She overcame Jil Teichmann in the first round of the Rogers Cup 2021 despite trailing by one set. In the second round, she will face Simona Halep.
Simona Halep vs Danielle Collins: Head to Head
Simona Halep won the only meeting between the two players in the 2014 US Open, which she won in three sets. As a result, their head-to-head record is 1-0 in Halep’s favour.
Simona Halep vs Danielle Collins: Prediction
The two players have quite different gaming approaches. Danielle Collins‘ aggressive ball-striking from the back of the court allows her to dictate rallies and pile up a lot of points. Halep, on the other side, depends on her speed and mobility to return a large number of balls and force errors from her opponent’s racquet.
Given Collins’ current form, which includes two titles this year, and Halep’s three-month layoff, we believe the two-time grand slam winner Halep will be at a disadvantage to Collins. Our prediction Collins will win in three sets.
Prediction: Collins to win in three sets
Simona Halep vs Danielle Collins: Live Streaming and Where to Watch
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