A 100% British duel will take place in the second round of the men’s tournament in Beijing, between 2 players from different generations, the young Cameron Norrie and the experienced Andy Murray, who is trying to return to the form that enshrined him.
▪️The 24-year-old British player is currently ranked 69th in the ATP rankings, being in a slight decline at the moment.
▪️The best results of this season were obtained on the hard surface, disputing at the beginning of the year final of Auckland, respectively the semifinals of Acapulco and Atlanta.
▪️Without any notable results in the months that followed, Norrie had an excellent tournament so far, winning 2 matches in qualifiers, and in the first round he benefited from the withdrawal of Chilean Christian Garin, when he leads with 1-0 to the sets.
▪️The legendary British player, who has reached the age of 32, is currently at the 413th ATP position, being withdrawn from the circuit for a long time due to injuries.
▪️It was very close to withdrawing from the activity, returning to the start in the double test with some decent results.
▪️Last week’s Zhuhai tournament was an excellent one for Murray, being defeated with great difficulty by the winner of the competition, Alex De Minaur, in a 3-set long match, and in the first round in Beijing he defeated him in 2 tiebreakers. Italian Matteo Berrettini, a player in excellent form.
The two players have not met so far in the circuit, the first direct confrontation is about to unfold.
Tennis Prediction of the Day Cameron Norrie vs Andy Murray
Andy Murray seems to be returning to the consistency of the game before multiple injuries, showing excellent tennis against Matteo Berrettini, who is a better player than Cameron Norrie. I expect to dominate this match too, the Scot being very keen on getting a remarkable result, and I expect to dominate this game through long ball exchanges from behind the field.
Bet Tips: A. Murray wins the first set and the match