Felix Auger-Aliassime will be up against Maxime Cressy in a blockbuster first-round clash at the Wimbledon. Felix is ranked 6th in the world while Cressy is the World No. 45th.
Felix Auger-Aliassime vs Maxime Cressy: Match Details
- Tournament: The Championships, Wimbledon
- Match: Felix Auger-Aliassime vs Maxime Cressy
- Round: First Round (Round of 128)
- Date: 28th June 2022
- Venue: London, United Kingdom.
- Surface: Grass
- Prize Money: £50,000
Felix Auger-Aliassime vs Maxime Cressy: Preview
Felix Auger-Aliassime have had a balanced season so far with reaching the quarter-finals of the Australian Open and had a match point against Daniil Medvedev in the fourth set but eventually lost to him. He then went onto win his first-ever ATP singles title at the Rotterdam Open by beating Stefanos Tsitsipas in the final. He also reached the final of the Open 13 where he lost to Andrey Rublev. He reached the quarterfinals of the Madrid Open losing to Alexander Zverev and the Italian Open where he lost to Novak Djokovic. He then made it to the fourth round of the French Open where he tested Rafael Nadal to five sets and he also had a great season in the grass-court by reaching the semifinals of the Libema Open in Hertogenbosch and then also made it to the quarterfinals of the Halle Open.
On the other hand, Maxime Cressy started the season ranked 112th in the world and has moved up to 45th before Wimbledon. He made it to his first ATP final at the Melbourne Summer Set 1 where he lost to Rafael Nadal. He then made it to the last 16 of the Australian Open and put up a tough fight against Daniil Medvedev before losing to him on 4 sets. He started his grass-season by qualifying for the main draw of the Halle Open. He then competed at the Rothesay International in Eastbourne and reached the finals where he lost to Taylor Fritz after putting up an exciting contest.
This will be the first meeting between the duo.
Felix Auger-Aliassime vs Maxime Cressy: Prediction
Felix will go in as the favorite to win the match given her form and superior ranking. He is one of the best players in the world and has proving himself on grass, he is more or less an all-court player. Expect a good match with Felix moving into the next round.
Prediction: Felix to win in three sets.
Felix Auger-Aliassime vs Maxime Cressy: Broadcast and Live Stream Details
- UK– BBC and Eurosport
- USA– Tennis Channel and ESPN
- Australia– beIN
- Japan – WOWOW
- China – iQIYI
- France– Eurosport
- The Middle East and North Africa– beIN Sports
- Central America– ESPN
- Caribbean Islands– Sportsmax
- South America and Oceania– ESPN International
- Canada– TSN
- Sub-Saharan Africa– SuperSport
- India – Star Sports and Disney+Hotstar VIP
Felix Auger-Aliassime vs Maxime Cressy: Match Timings
- Melbourne– 11:15 PM
- Paris– 3:15 PM
- London– 2:15 PM
- New York– 9:15 AM
- Toronto– 9:15 AM
- India– 6:45 PM