69th-positioned Kyle Edmund faces the 20-year-old Spaniard Alejandro Davidovich Fokina in their opening match in the wake of making poor beginnings to the season. Edmund fell in the first round at the Doha while Fokina won his first passing round match yet fell in the second.

Edmund is likewise falling off a standard last season when he lost more than he won including a 12-11 win-misfortune on hard court. He ended the year on a high with three successes at the Davis Cup in the wake of having made the third round at the Paris Masters. Does that make him a most loved against the unpracticed Fokina?

Kyle Edmund v Alejandro Davidovich Fokina Game Predictions

Bookmakers figure so yet Fokina was one of the Next Gen players from the past season, and keeping in mind that he lost all his three matches, he won several Challenger rivalries in 2019. It is not yet clear how that converts into any sort of structure here however he could take Edmund to a third.

Tip: Three sets in the match: 8/5