In the second round of the Ostrava Open 2021, World No. 13 and the 5th seeded Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova will be up against World No. 61 Tereza Martincova.
Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova vs Tereza Martincova: Match Details
- Tournament: Ostrava Open 2021
- Match: Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova vs Tereza Martincova
- Round: 2nd Round
- Date: Sep 23, 2021
- Prize money: $8,200
- Venue: Ostrava, Czech Republic
- Surface: Outdoor Hard court
Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova vs Tereza Martincova: Preview
Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova begins her Ostrava Open campaign with a good win against Croatian Ana Konjuh, defeating her 7-6(3), 6-1. She comes to Ostrava from a 4th round defeat to Karolina Pliskova at the 2021 US Open. She has had a mixed run so far this season and will be looking to have a successful outing in the Czech Republic this week.
Tereza Martincova moves into the 2nd round after a 5-7, 6-4, 7-6(7) victory against Katerina Siniakova in the 1st round, prevailing in a tough 3-setter. She has had a tough run in the past few tournaments having made early exits including a first-round exit at the US Open and then a 2nd round defeat at the 2021 Portoroz Open.
Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova vs Tereza Martincova: Head to Head
This will be the first meeting between the duo, hence the head-to-head stands at 0-0.
Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova vs Tereza Martincova: Prediction
Tereza will come into the clash with a career Hardcourt record of 97-76 and a 17-9 surface record this season having gone 35-22 for the season across all surfaces. Anastasia will take the court with a career Hardcourt record of 259-170 and a season record of 11-9 on the surface and is currently having a 25-15 record this season across all surfaces.
While both have had difficult runs recently, Anastasia has still looked better as compared to Tereza and will be the favourite for the spot in the quarter-finals.
Prediction: Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova to win in 3-sets.
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