In the opening round of the WTA Transylvania Open 2021, World No. 24 and the 3rd-seeded Emma Raducanu will take on World No. 123 Polona Hercog.
Emma Raducanu vs Polona Hercog: Match Details
- Tournament: WTA Transylvania Open 2021
- Match: Emma Raducanu vs Polona Hercog
- Round: 1st Round
- Date: October 25, 2021
- Prize money: $2,675
- Venue: Cluj-Napoca, Romania
- Surface: Hardcourt
Emma Raducanu vs Polona Hercog: Preview
Emma Raducanu raised a few eyebrows when she won the 2021 US Open in an emphatic fashion. However, what transpired after that wasn’t expected at all. Raducanu, who made a comeback on the court at Indian Wells was knocked out in her opening match.
The Brit would be itching to make a strong comeback by delivering a memorable performance at the Transylvania Open. On the other hand, Polona Hercog also had a forgettable outing at Indian Wells where she was also defeated in her first match.
Polona lost to Anastasija Sevastova even after winning the first set. Post that, Polna had a moderately successful outing in the ITF USA 23A where she couldn’t go any further than the quarter-finals. At the Transylvania Open, Polona has a monumental task ahead of her in the name of Emma Raducanu.
Emma Raducanu vs Polona Hercog: Head to Head
These two players are yet to face each other on the court. Hence, the head-to-head record stands at 0-0.
Emma Raducanu vs Polona Hercog: Prediction
Emma Raducanu will be under pressure to deliver at the Transylvania Open after a forgettable outing at the Indian Wells Open. Needless to say, she will walk into the encounter as a firm favorite, however, Polona is expected to put up a fierce fight against the Brit.
Prediction: Emma Raducanu to win the straight sets.
Emma Raducanu vs Polona Hercog: Live Streaming and Where to Watch
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