Stefanos Tsitsipas, third seed at the Rogers Cup will face the Russian, Karen Khachanov in the third round encounter. The Greek is ranked third in the world, whereas, Khachanov is ranked 29th in the ATP Rankings.
Karen Khachanov vs Stefanos Tsitsipas : Match details
- Tournament: ATP-1000 Rogers Cup
- Match: Karen Khachanov vs Stefanos Tsitsipas
- Round: 3rd Round
- Date: August 12th, 2021
- Prize Money: $45,000
- Venue: Toronto, Canada
- Surface: Outdoor Hard Court
Karen Khachanov vs Stefanos Tsitsipas: Match Preview
Karen Khachanov defeated Cameron Norrie in the first round of Canadian Masters, winning in a grueling three set battle. In the second round, he sailed past fellow Russian, Aslan Karatsev in straight sets to book a place in the last 16. He has had a good run of form off late, as he claimed the silver medal at Tokyo Olympics, and also reached the quarterfinals of Wimbledon last month.
Stefanos Tsitsipas is not enjoying a great run of form, after his incredible run at French Open, where he reached the finals. The Greek lost in the first round at Wimbledon, and was defeated in the third round of Tokyo Olympics. The world number three defeated Ugo Humbert in the second round of Canadian Masters in three sets.
Karen Khachanov vs Stefanos Tsitsipas: Head-to-Head
The duo have faced against each other on three occasions, with Tsitsipas winning each of the three encounters. Their last meeting came at Rotterdam this year, where the Greek won in three sets.
Karen Khachanov vs Stefanos Tsitsipas: Match Prediction
Although, Stefanos Tsitsipas is seeded third in Toronto, yet it is Karen Khachanov who is in much better form at the moment. The Russian dispatched Aslan Karatsev in straight sets, and is building more and more confidence. The match will be a three set affair, as Khachanov will emerge victorious, knocking out the third seed.
Match Prediction: Karen Khachanov to win in three sets
Karen Khachanov vs Stefanos Tsitsipas : Live stream and where to watch
- Japan : 12:00 am(13th August)
- Delhi: 8:30 pm
- New York: 11:00 am
- Toronto: 11:00 am
- Melbourne: 1:00 am (13th August)
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