In the opening round of the Chicago Classic 2021, World No. 23 and the 11th seeded Anett Kontaveit will take on World No. 87 Madison Brengle.
Anett Kontaveit vs Madison Brengle: Match Details
- Tournament: Chicago Classic 2021
- Match: Anett Kontaveit vs Madison Brengle
- Round: First Round
- Date: Sep 28, 2021
- Prize money: $565,530
- Venue: Chicago, USA
- Surface: Outdoor Hard court
Anett Kontaveit vs Madison Brengle: Preview
Anett Kontaveit is enjoying life on the tour as she comes from a title-winning run at the 2021 Ostrava Open where she defeated 2021 US Open semi-finalist Maria Sakkari in the finals and won the tournament without dropping a set. This is her 2nd title in 4 weeks having won the 2021 Cleveland Open as well.
Madison Brengle returns on the WTA Tour for the first time since her 1st round exit from the 2021 Chicago Women’s Open and the US Open. She played at the WTA-125 Columbus Open after her US Open exit and reached the quarter-finals at the tournament before travelling to Chicago for this WTA-500 event.
Anett Kontaveit vs Madison Brengle: Head to Head
This will be the 3rd meeting between the duo and their first since they met in the 1st round of the 2018 French Open. Anett has been the victorious one in both the matches and leads the head-to-head tie 2-0.
Anett Kontaveit vs Madison Brengle: Prediction
Anett will come into the clash with a career Hardcourt record of 141-86 and is 17-9 on the surface for the season while having a 31-14 record for the season across all surfaces. Madison will take the court with a career Hardcourt record of 298-210 and is 8-9 on the surface for the season while being 21-21 for the season across all surfaces.
Madison has played a fair number of tournaments on both the WTA Tour and the lower-level tournaments while Anett has been on the WTA Tour and has been quite consistent in her previous tournaments which make her the favourite for this clash.
Prediction: Anett Kontaveit to win in straight-sets.
Anett Kontaveit vs Madison Brengle: Live Streaming and Where to Watch
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