The 27-year-old Thanasi Kokkinakis of Australia will face Albert Ramos-Viñolas of Spain in the first round of the French Open 2022. The match will take place on Sunday, 22 May. Let us check, Thanasi Kokkinakis vs Albert Ramos- Viñolas Match Prediction, Preview, Head-to-head, Betting Tips and Live Streams – Roland Garros 2022.
Thanasi Kokkinakis, the World number 85, will be unseeded in the French Open. His last tournament went pretty well with a lot of improvement. Kokkinakis won the first title of his career among the home crowd in the Adelaide International 2 in January. He also moved a little high in his ranking after a good performance in the last few matches and tournaments. In the semifinals last week, Thanasi fought hard to remain in the match against Casper Ruud but that was not enough. He eliminated Fabio Fognini in the first round of the Geneva Open in straight sets. This French Open he will also play doubles.
Albert Ramos-Viñolas is not looking in potential form this clay season. He lost all the first round matches of the last few tournaments in consecutive. Ramos was the semifinalist of the Estoril Open 2022 against Sebastian Baez. He had a good run in the Monte-Carlo Masters where he reached the third round. In Geneva Open, Albert fought equally as Connell however, lost the first set tiebreaks and eventually the second set.
Thanasi Kokkinakis vs Albert Ramos- Viñolas Match Details
- Tournament: French Open (Roland Garros)
- Date: 22 May 2022
- Venue: Stade Roland Garros, Paris, France
- Category: Grand Slam
- Surface: Outdoor clay
- Round: First Round
- Timing: 7:00 PM IST, 12:30 AM GMT
- Prize Money: €34,367,215
Thanasi Kokkinakis vs Albert Ramos- Viñolas Head-to-head Records
Kokkinakis and Albert will face each other for the first time in the first round of Roland Garros 2022. Ramos-Viñolas has won only 13 matches out of 25 played whereas, Kokkinakis has better records than him, 18-8 (win-loss).
Thanasi Kokkinakis vs Albert Ramos- Viñolas Match Prediction: Who will win this match?
Ramos-Viñolas is higher in the ranking than Kokkinakis and therefore has a higher potential in winning the match. However, if we look at the last few matches Viñolas lost a lot of matches. Whereas, Kokkinakis is having a good few last matches where he defeated some higher ranked than him.
Prediction: Kokkinakis will defeat Viñolas
Betting Tips: Thanasi Kokkinakis win at 1.8 odds
Thanasi Kokkinakis’s Last 3 performances
- Quarterfinals of Geneva Open 2022: Lost to Casper Ruud by 6-4,7-6
- R16 of Geneva Open 2022: Defeated F. Delbonis by 1-6,7-5,7-5
- R32 of Geneva Open 2022: Defeated Fabio Fognini by 6-4,6-3
Albert Ramos- Viñolas’s Last 3 performances
- R32 of Geneva Open 2022: Lost to C. O’Connell by 6-7,4-6
- R64 of Italian Open 2022: Lost to Tommy Paul by 4-6,4-6
- R64 of Madrid Open 2022: Lost to Martic Cilic by 3-6,6-3,4-6
Thanasi Kokkinakis vs Albert Ramos- Viñolas Match Live Streams: Where to watch live?
- USA: Tennis Channel
- Australia: Nine Network
- Europe: Eurosport
- India: Sony Ten 3
- Southeast-Western Asia: beIN Sports
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Have a great day ahead!