Daniil Medvedev will be up against Hubert Hurkacz in the group stage of the 2021 ATP Finals. Medvedev is ranked No.2 in the world while Hurkacz is the World No.9.
Daniil Medvedev vs Hubert Hurkacz: Match Details
- Tournament: ATP Finals 2021
- Match: Daniil Medvedev vs Hubert Hurkacz
- Round: Round Robin
- Prize Money: $173,000
- Date: November 14, 2021
- Venue: Turin, Italy
- Surface: Hard Court
Daniil Medvedev vs Hubert Hurkacz: Preview
Defending champion Daniil Medvedev will open the 2021 ATP Finals on Day 1. He has been one of the best player this season. He made it to the final of the Australian Open and won his maiden major at Flushing Meadows, where he defeated Novak Djokovic in the final. He also won the Toronto Masters and reached the semifinal of the Cincinnati Masters. He finished runner-up at Bercy and is one of the favorite to defend the title.
The 2021 season has been the breakthrough season for Hubert Hurkacz. He stunned the world by winning the Miami Masters earlier this year. He then had a terrible clay court season before making it to the semifinal at Wimbledon where he defeated Roger Federer in the last 8. He bowed out in the second round at US Open before winning the Moselle Open and making it to the semifinal at Bercy.
Daniil Medvedev vs Hubert Hurkacz: Head-to-Head
This will be the third meeting between the duo. The H2H stands deadlock at 1-1. They last met at Toronto earlier this year where Medvedev won in three sets.
Daniil Medvedev vs Hubert Hurkacz: Prediction
On both previous occasions, the match has gone down the distance and looks like history will repeat itself. Both of them are in amazing touch and are carrying form from Bercy. Medvedev has generally struggled against Hurkacz but will be confident to topple him this time. Expect a thrilling match with Medvedev opening his campaign with a win.
Prediction: Medvedev to win in three sets.
Daniil Medvedev vs Hubert Hurkacz: Broadcast and Live Stream details
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