In the pre-quarters of the Wimbledon Championships 2021, World No.338 Emma Raducanu will go one on one against World No.75 Alja Tomljanovic.
Emma Raducanu vs Alja Tomljanovic: Match Details
|Match||Emma Raducanu vs Alja Tomljanovic|
|Round||Round of 16|
|Date||5th July, 2021|
|Venue||Wimbledon, Great Britain|
Emma Raducanu vs Alja Tomljanovic: Preview
18-year-old sensation Emma Raducanu has impressed tennis legends with her gameplay at the Wimbledon Championships 2021. Entering the tournament as a wildcard, she has defeated the likes of Marketa Vondrousova and Sorana Cirstea at the Grand Slam.
Similarly, Alja Tomljanovic has also had a phenomenal run at the major so far. She recently made a phenomenal comeback against Jelena Ostapenko in the third round where she won the match despite losing the first set.
While Raducanu has the ability to cover the court really quickly, Tomljanovic has an amazing and powerful forehand. It’ll be intriguing to see how Raducanu manages to keep Tomljanovic at the baseline as she has a habit of coming forward after every 4-5 shots and then playing some beautiful volleys.
Emma Raducanu vs Alja Tomljanovic: Head-to-Head
This will be the first time when the two players will be facing each other in an encounter on the court. Thus, their head-to-head battle currently stands at 0-0.
Emma Raducanu vs Alja Tomljanovic: Prediction
Because of the experience, Alja Tomljanovic will definitely begin the match as the favorite player. She has a unique style of play and can confuse her opponent with her cheeky drops.
However, the Australian shouldn’t take Emma Raducanu lightly, especially after her recent run at the Wimbledon Championships 2021. She is surely capable of causing an upset and can book her spot in the quarter-finals of the Grand Slam.
Tennis fans are quite electrified about this encounter. Who will be able to seal the ticket to the quarter-finals?
Final Prediction: Alja Tomljanovic to win three sets