Andrey Rublev in the quarter-finals of the tournament in Doha on January 9 will meet with Pierre-Hugues Herbert. This will be their first meeting in person. Who will win this confrontation? – read in our forecast.
Rublev started at the tournament in Doha from the second round. His opponent was the representative of Kazakhstan, Mikhail Kukushkin. Andrey confidently played the whole match. For the match Rublev made four aces and four times took the opponent’s serve. The final score of the meeting, which lasted an hour with a little – 6-4, 6-2.
At the tournament in Doha, Herbert has already held two fights. In the first round of the competition, the Frenchman sorted out the Italian representative Marco Ceccinato (6-3, 6-4) in an hour or so. In the second match, Herbert broke the resistance of Serbian tennis player Laszlo Gyere. The meeting, which lasted a little over an hour, ended with a score of 6-1, 6-3 in favor of the Frenchman.
Statistics and personal meetings
- Previously, tennis players have not met each other.
- Rublev is ranked 25th in the ATP ranking, Herbert is 65th.
Andrey Rublev vs Pierre-Hugues Herbert Prediction
Rublev at the tournament in Doha defends last year’s final and, as the first round match against Mikhail Kukushkin (6-3, 6-2) showed, the Russian is determined to at least repeat his achievement. Andrey’s opponent is not easy, but Erber won the bulk of his trophies in pairs, things are not going so well with the Frenchman.
We offer to bet on the victory of Rublev in the upcoming meeting.