Ashleigh Barty vs Tamara Zidansek: Ashleigh Barty, top seed at the Madrid Open 2021, will face Tamara Zidansek in the second round. Barty is ranked number one in the world, whereas, Zidansek is ranked 80th in the WTA Rankings.
- Tournament: WTA Madrid Open 2021
- Match: Ashleigh Barty vs Tamara Zidansek
- Round: Second Round
- Date: 1st May 2021
- Prize Money: €20,000
- Venue: Madrid, Spain
- Surface: Clay Court
Ashleigh Barty vs Tamara Zidansek: Match Preview
Ashleigh Barty has been in fine form in the past month. The Australian has recovered from a slow start to the season, and has two titles to her name this season. She won the Miami Open 2021, defeating Bianca Andreescu in the finals. She also lifted the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix title last week. In the first round of Madrid Open 2021, she defeated Shelby Rogers in straight sets.
Tamara Zidansek defeated Su-Wei Hsieh in the first round of the Madrid Open in straight sets. She dropped just six games throughout the match, and delivered a strong performance. She last played at the Bogota Open, where she lost to Maria Camila Osorio Serrano in three sets.
Ashleigh Barty vs Tamara Zidansek: Head-to-Head
The duo have never faced against each other before, so the head to head stands at 0-0.
Ashleigh Barty vs Tamara Zidansek: Match Prediction
Ashleigh Barty is the certain favorite to the win second round encounter. The Australian is a good player on clay courts, and is expected to do well this week in Madrid. Barty is one of the top contenders for the title this week, and should defeat Tamara Zidansek in another straight sets victory. Zidansek has been in fine form off-late, but she is expected to come up short against Barty.
Match Prediction: Ashleigh Barty to win in straight sets