In 2018, in the only match between them, Tennys Sandgren defeated Maximilian Marterer at the Australian Open in four sets. However, it is important to note that the American made the tournament of his life on Australian soil. Since then, he has collected many more failures than successes.Marterer has already accumulated six matches in the current season and lost only one showdown. To reach the main key of the New Zealand tournament, the German had to go through the qualifying phase. In Q1, he beat Daniel Masur in straight sets, and in the next game he eliminated Thomas Fabbiano without conceding set.
Tennis Prediction of the Day Maximilian Marterer vs Tennys Sandgren
Left-handed, Marterer has aggressive play style and owns efficient forehand. Like most left-handed players, he works by striking the backhand of the right-hander when possible.Sandgren, meanwhile, played only one match in the current season and was eliminated in the first round of the ATP 250 from Brisbane to John Millman – the Australian won with partial 7-6 (6), 6-7 (6), 6- 0.
The American has good service, has as main forehand and prefers to act on hard floor. On the other hand, it is not very intense and neither is it the fastest in the baseline.As Marterer comes with a qualifying pace, he has already won five matches in the current season and will face an opponent who is not very rhythmic and has not had a good season for months, I will bet on the German to win.
Prediction Today: Marterer