In the first round of the inaugural Courmayeur Ladies Open 2021, World No. 42 and the 3rd seeded Liudmila Samsonova will take on World No. 316 Stephanie Wagner.
Liudmila Samsonova vs Stephanie Wagner: Match Details
- Tournament: Courmayeur Ladies Open 2021
- Match: Liudmila Samsonova vs Stephanie Wagner
- Round: First Round
- Date: 26 October, 2021
- Prize money: $2,675
- Venue: Courmayeur, Italy
- Surface: Indoor Hard court
Liudmila Samsonova vs Stephanie Wagner: Preview
Lidumila Samsonova’s mixed run continues as she struggles for consistency. After having made it to the semi-finals of the 2021 Luxembourg Open, the Russian faced a 2nd round defeat at the 2021 Indian Wells followed by a first round exit at the 2021 Kremlin Cup in Russia from where she makes the trip to Italy.
Stephanie Wagner is all set to make her WTA main-draw debut after coming through the qualifying rounds. The 27-year old German has played on the ITF circuits and had tried her luck to enter the main-draw but could not manage to get past the qualifying rounds until now. She comes to Italy from a Round of 16 appearance at the ITF event at Hamburg last week.
Liudmila Samsonova vs Stephanie Wagner: Head to Head
This will be the first-ever meeting between the duo, hence the head-to-head stands at 0-0.
Liudmila Samsonova vs Stephanie Wagner: Prediction
Stephanie will come into the clash with a career indoor Hardcourt record of 11-7 and is 3-1 on the surface this season while having a season record of 23-14 across all surfaces. Liudmila will take the court with a career indoor Hardcourt of 31-16 and is 3-2 on indoor hardcourts this season having a 34-21 record for the season across all surfaces.
Looking at these numbers, their past performances and recent results, Liudmila Samsonova looks the favourite to advance into the second round.
Prediction: Liudmila Samsonova to win in 3-sets.
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