Jan-Lennard Struff and Marcos Giron will lock horns in the second round of Halle Open 2021. The former is ranked 45th in the world, whereas, Giron is ranked 75th in the ATP Rankings.
|Tournament||ATP Halle Open 2021|
|Match||Jan-Lennard Struff vs Marcos Giron|
|Date||16th June, 2021|
Jan-Lennard Struff vs Marcos Giron: Match Preview
Jan-Lennard Struff defeated the top seed, Daniil Medvedev in straight sets in the first round. The German played some spectacular tennis to defeat the top seeded Russian. He comes into the tournament on the back of a successful run at the French Open, where he reached the fourth round, losing to Diego Schwartzman. The German defeated Andrey Rublev in a five set thriller in the first round of French Open 2021.
Marcos Giron reached the main draw of Halle Open 2021, after winning two qualifying round matches. The American defeated the Canadian, Vasek Pospisil in the first round. Giron also had a good run at French Open 2021, where he reached the third round, losing to Cristian Garin in four sets.;
Jan-Lennard Struff vs Marcos Giron: Head-to-Head
The duo have never faced each other in the past, and the head to head stands at 0-0.
Jan-Lennard Struff vs Marcos Giron: Match Prediction
Jan-Lennard Struff is the favorite to win the second round encounter, and book a place in the quarterfinals, where he is most likely to face Roger Federer. Struff is a good player on grass courts, which was demonstrated by his straight sets win over Daniil Medvedev in round one. The German has a tendency of picking up wins against higher ranked players.
Match Prediction: Jan Lennard Struff to win in three sets