Garbine Muguruza, sixth seed at Berlin Open 2021 will face Alize Cornet in the quarterfinals on Friday. The Spaniard is ranked 13th in the world, whereas, Cornet is ranked 63rd in the WTA Rankings.
|Tournament||WTA Berlin Open 2021|
|Match||Garbine Muguruza vs Alize Cornet|
|Date||18th June, 2021|
Garbine Muguruza vs Alize Cornet: Match Preview
Garbine Muguruza defeated Sorana Cirstea in straight sets in the first round of Berlin Open 2021. She continued her fine performance in the second round, as she defeated Elena Rybakina in the second round encounter. The Spaniard is coming on the back of a disappointing performance at French Open 2021, where she lost in the first round itself.
Alize Cornet defeated Amanda Anisimova in the first round of Berlin Open 2021. The Frenchwoman shocked the third seeded Canadian, Bianca Andreescu in the second round in Berlin. She last played at her home slam in Paris, where she was defeated in the first round.
Garbine Muguruza vs Alize Cornet: Head-to-Head
The duo have faced each other on four occasions in the past, with Muguruza leading the head to head encounter by 3-1. They last met in Hopman Cup in 2019, where Muguruza won in straight sets.
Garbine Muguruza vs Alize Cornet: Match Prediction
Garbine Muguruza is the favorite to win the quarterfinal clash on Friday. The Spaniard has been ruthless in her opening round matches, and has a good record on grass courts. The world number 13 lifted the Wimbledon title in 2017, which is a demonstration of her prowess on grass courts. Muguruza has an opportunity to go all the way in Berlin, and claim the title.
Match Prediction: Garbine Muguruza to win in straight sets