Daniil Medvedev will be up against Sebastian Korda in the third round of the 2021 Paris Masters. Medvedev is ranked No.2 in the world while Korda is the World No.39.
Daniil Medvedev vs Sebastian Korda: Match Details
- Tournament: Paris Masters 2021
- Match: Daniil Medvedev vs Sebastian Korda
- Round: Round of 16
- Prize Money: $41,620
- Date: November 4, 2021
- Venue: Paris, France
- Surface: Indoor Hard Court
Daniil Medvedev vs Sebastian Korda: Preview
Without a doubt, Daniil Medvedev has been one of the best players on tour this season. He has the most hardcourt victories this season and started his season with a runner-up finish at the Australian Open. After that, we won 4 titles including a masters title at Toronto. He then shocked the world by beating Novak Djokovic in straight sets at the US Open to win his maiden grand slam.
This week in Paris, he cruised past Ilya Ivashka in the second round in straight sets 7-5,6-4.
American youngster Sebastian Korda has blown hot and cold this season. He won the Emilia-Romagna Open earlier this year and reached the quarterfinals at Halle. He then made it to the Round of 16 at Wimbledon where he lost to Karen Khachanov in a five set thriller. He couldn’t make past the initial rounds in the North American swing. In Paris this week, he toppled Aslan Karatsev in the first round before beating in form Marin Cilic in the second round in straight sets 6-2,6-4.
Daniil Medvedev vs Sebastian Korda: Head-to-Head
This will be the first meeting between the duo. They haven’t met on tour yet and hence their H2H stands deadlock at 0-0.
Daniil Medvedev vs Sebastian Korda: Prediction
Defending champion Daniil Medvedev has a very good chance of defending his title and will enter as the favorite to topple Korda. He has amazing in his first match and has a game to blast past the American. Expect Korda to give Medvedev a tough time but the Russian should win the match comfortably.
Prediction: Medvedev to win in straight sets.
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