In the third round of the Indian Wells Masters 2021, World No. 2 and the top-seeded Daniil Medvedev will take on World No. 34 and the 27th seeded Filip Krajinovic.
Daniil Medvedev vs Filip Krajinovic: Match Details
- Tournament: Indian Wells Open 2021
- Match: Daniil Medvedev vs Filip Krajinovic
- Round: 3rd Round
- Date: 11th October 2021
- Prize Money: $51,895
- Surface: Outdoor hard court
Daniil Medvedev vs Filip Krajinovic: Preview
Top-seeded Daniil Medvedev reaches the 3rd round at the Indian Wells for the 3rd consecutive time and is in just the right form to enter the 4th round for the first time in his career. The Russian began this year’s campaign in the 2nd round against Mackenzie McDonald and defeated him 6-4, 6-2 to continue his fine form on Hardcourts since the end of the Grass season.
Filip Krajinovic also reaches the 3rd round for the 3rd time with his 4th round run at the 2019 Indian Wells being his best result in the desert. The Serbian, similar to Medvedev, had a bye in the first round and played directly in the 2nd round against Marcos Giron defeating him 7-6(2), 7-5 to advance ahead.
Daniil Medvedev vs Filip Krajinovic: Head to Head
This will be the third meeting between the duo, who last met in the 3rd round of the 2021 Australian Open. This will also be the 2nd meeting between them at the Indian Wells, having met earlier in the 3rd round of the 2019 Indian Wells. With one win apiece, the head-to-head stands at 1-1.
Daniil Medvedev vs Filip Krajinovic: Prediction
Filip will come into the tie with a career Hardcourt record of 97-78 and is 4-5 on the surface for the season while being 18-17 across all surfaces this season. Daniil will take the court with a career Hardcourt record of 154-53 and is 32-4 on the surface this season and has a 49-10 record this season across all surfaces.
Looking at the numbers and considering their recent form, Medvedev seems to be the one going ahead and move ahead in their head-to-head.
Match Prediction: Daniil Medvedev to win in straight-sets.
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