In the highly-anticipated semi-final of the San Diego Open 2021, Norwegian tennis star Casper Ruud will take on World No. 29, Grigor Dimitrov.
Grigor Dimitrov vs Casper Ruud: Match Details
- Tournament: San Diego Open 2021
- Match: Grigor Dimitrov vs Casper Ruud
- Date: October 2, 2021
- Prize money: $32,050
- Venue: San Diego, USA
- Surface: Hard court
Grigor Dimitrov vs Casper Ruud: Preview
Casper Ruud has simply been sensational at the San Diego Open. First, he thrashed British tennis star Andy Murray in straight sets and then defeated ninth-seeded Lorenzo Sonego in a similar fashion in the quarter-finals to confirm his place in the final 4.
Sonego looked helpless in front of Ruud who gave him absolutely no chance to script a comeback. Needless to say, Ruud will back himself to reach the finals of the marquee tournament. On the other hand, Grigor Dimitrov has also had a dream run at the San Diego Open.
After defeating Márton Fucsovics and August Holmgren, Dimitrov had a tough task ahead of him in the name of Aslan Karatsev. However, he thrashed Karatsev in straight sets in the quarter-finals which would have given him a lot of confidence.
Grigor Dimitrov vs Casper Ruud: 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.
Grigor Dimitrov vs Casper Ruud: Prediction
Grigor Dimitrov has been simply superb at the San Diego Open. He has dominated all his opponents throughout the tournament. However, his dream run might come to an end as Casper Ruud will walk into the encounter as a firm favorite.
Prediction: Casper Ruud to win in straight sets
Grigor Dimitrov vs Casper Ruud: Live Streaming and Where to Watch
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