Linz Open 2021 FINAL: Alison Riske vs Jaqueline Cristian Preview, Head to Head, Prediction and Live Stream

8th seed Alison Riske will lock horns against Jaqueline Cristian in the Final of the 2021 Linz Open.

Alison Riske vs Jaqueline Cristian
Alison Riske vs Jaqueline Cristian

Alison Riske will be up against Jaqueline Cristian in the Final of the 2021 Linz Open. Riske is ranked 73rd in the world while Cristian is the World No.100.

Alison Riske vs Jaqueline Cristian: Match Details

  • TournamentLinz Open 2021
  • Match: Alison Riske vs Jaqueline Cristian
  • Round: Final
  • Date: 12th November 2021
  • Venue: Linz, Austria
  • Surface: Hard Court
  • Prize Money: $29,200

Alison Riske vs Jaqueline Cristian: Preview

Alison Riske
Alison Riske

American 8th seed Alison Riske has been flawless all week. She is yet to drop a set and defeated Mona Barthel and Alize Cornet in the initial rounds. She then stormed past Wang Xinyu in the quarterfinal before beating 3rd seed Danielle Collins in the last 4. Before the tournament, Riske wasn’t in the best of form and struggled in the opening rounds of tournaments.

Romanian Jaqueline Cristian has had a good run in the last couple of tournaments she player. Earlier, she couldn’t make past the qualifiers at the US Open and then made it to the Round of 16 of the Tenerife Ladies Open as a qualifier. She then reached the quarterfinal of the Transylvania Open where she lost to Simona Halep. This week in Linz, she has dropped just one set in the main draw. She beat Veronika Kudermetova in the quarterfinal before she got a walkover from Simona Halep in the semifinal.

Alison Riske vs Jaqueline Cristian: Head-to-Head

Jaqueline Cristian
Jaqueline Cristian

This will be the first meeting between the duo. They haven’t met on tour yet and hence their H2H stands deadlock at 0-0.

Alison Riske vs Jaqueline Cristian: Prediction

Alison Riske
Alison Riske

None of the players were expected to make it to the final before the tournament. They have been absolutely phenomenal all week and would fancy their chances to win the title. Riske will start as the favorite given her dominance in Linz and superior ranking. Expect an exciting match with Riske winning the title comfortably.

Prediction: Riske to win in straight sets.

Alison Riske vs Jaqueline Cristian: Broadcast and Live stream details

AreaBroadcaster
USATennis Channel
AustraliabeIN
UK and IrelandAmazon Prime
The Middle East and North AfricabeIN Sports
Central AmericaESPN
Caribbean IslandsSportsmax
South America and OceaniaESPN International
CanadaTSN and DAZN
Sub-Saharan AfricaSuperSport

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