Monica Niculescu debuted in the Tashkent tournament against a representative of the hosts, Nigina Abduraimova, who received an invitation from the organizers.
▫️The player from Uzbekistan, aged 25, currently occupies the 550th place in the WTA rankings, the highest position being the 144th place, occupied in 2014.
▫️He only took part in the ITF circuit this season, especially in Asian tournaments, played on the hard surface, but notable results were completely absent.
▫️The last tournament he attended was an ITF in Kazakhstan, 3 weeks ago, when he stopped in the quarterfinals.
▫️The 32-year-old Romanian is currently in the 2nd world WTA ranking, ranked 104th.
▫️He had some results this season, such as the quarter-finals from Shenzen at the beginning of the season, respectively reaching the phase of the finals in the tournament in Miami.
▫️After the victory in the ITF tournament at Ilkey, which offered him an invitation to participate on the main panel at Wimbledon, the Romanian did not disappoint, reaching the second round.
▫️She took part in very few tournaments lately, only at the US Open and Nanchang, where she was defeated every time in the first round.
The two players have not met so far in the circuit, the first match will be played directly between the two players.
🎾What is the shape of the players in the last 5 matches?
- Monica Niculescu
- Last result: 0-1 vs Arruabarena
- Shape: L L L W W
Monica Niculescu participates for the first time in the last 7 seasons in the Tashkent tournament. Romanca was present here last time in 2012, when she was defeated since the first round. However, in the previous 3 participants she did very well, managing to reach 2 times up to the quarterfinals and once in the semifinals.After being defeated by Dayana Yastremska in the first round at the US Open, Niculescu was forced to drop out at the same stage at the Nanchang tournament, in front of Lara Arruabarena.She made 2 good tournaments on the hard this year. Shenzen reached the quarterfinals, and the Miami Open reached round 3 of the position of players coming from qualifications.
- Nigina Abduraimova
- Last result: 1-2 against Yushchenko
- Shape: L W W L L
Nigina Abduraimova is participating for the 11th time in this tournament. She was first present on the main board in 2008, when she was just 14 years old. His best participation here was in 2014 when he was defeated in the semifinals by Bojana Juvanovski, a former top 50 WTA player.Abduraimova is out of the top 500 players in the world, but she received a wild card from the organizers to play at this edition.In 2019 he has played exclusively in ITF tournaments so far, the best result being a semi-final at Andijan.
🎾News, analysis, statistics and progress about the 2 players.
▫️Evolve for the 5th time in this tournament.
▫️The best performance is the semifinal of 2011.
▫️Play for the first time against Nigina Abduraimova.
▫️Has 11 wins and 9 defeats this year on the hard.
▫️If he wins he will play in the next round with Alisson van Uytvanck.
▫️He is present for the 12th time at this tournament.
▫️She has a semi-final here in 2014, the best result for her in the WTA circuit.
▫️It is currently ranked 552 in the world, with the best position being 144.
▫️He has 6 wins and 6 defeats on the hard this year.
▫️For the first round, you will receive 1 WTA point and $ 2220.
Tennis Prediction of the Day Nigina Abduraimova vs Monica Niculescu
Monica Niculescu starts as the big favorite in this match, being the favorite favorite in this match, meeting a player who came down in the rankings, who only met lower level players, and Monica Niculescu’s atypical style of play should be enough to get a clear victory, in minimum sets against the player from Uzbekistan.
Prediction Today: M. Niculescu 2:0