World No.79 Brandon Nakashima will take on World No.14 Diego Schwartzman in the quarterfinals of the Antwerp Open on October 22, 2021.
Diego Schwartzman vs Brandon Nakashima: Match Details
- Tournament: European Open 2021
- Match: Diego Schwartzman vs Brandon Nakashima
- Round: Quarterfinal
- Date: October 22, 2021
- Prize Money: $19,689
- Venue: Antwerp, Belgium
- Surface: Indoor Hard Court
Diego Schwartzman vs Brandon Nakashima: Preview
Brandon Nakashima has battled hard through the qualifiers in order to make his way into the quarterfinals of the Antwerp Open. He defeated Fernando Verdasco and Pierre-Hugues Herbert, without much trouble in the qualifiers and absolutely thrashed Alex de Minaur in the opening round of the main draw.
However, in his last game, Nakashima was stretched to three sets by Swiss tennis star Henri Laaksonen. After winning the first set in a tie-breaker and dropping the second one in a similar manner, the American made a wonderful comeback and sealed the game in the third set.
On the other hand, Diego Schwartzman went past former World No. 1 Andy Murray in an emphatic fashion in his last game. Murray, who battled hard against Frances Tiafoe, gave his all in the round of 16s clash but just couldn’t get past Schwartzman who was unbelievably good.
Diego Schwartzman vs Brandon Nakashima: Head to head
These two players are yet to face each other on the court. Hence, the head-to-head record between them stands at 0-0.
Diego Schwartzman vs Brandon Nakashima: Prediction
Brandon Nakashima has had a wonderful time at the Antwerp Open thus far. However, his great run might come to an end in the quarter-finals as Diego Schwartzman will walk into the encounter as a firm favorite.
Match Prediction: Diego Schwartzman should win in two sets.
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