TennisSection previews the 2021 Wimbledon Championships as Garbine Muguruza takes on Fiona Ferro in the Round of 128 on Monday, June 28, 2021.
Will Fiona Ferro be able to get the upset and move onto her first ever second round match at Wimbledon? Will Garbine Muguruza maintain her form this year and get a confident start to the tournament? Who will move on to the Round of 64 at the 2021 Wimbledon Championships?
Fiona Ferro is coming into this match with a career record of 0-4 on grass. While not to known of a player on the WTA Tour, Fiona Ferro is a great clay court player. In order to stand a chance tomorrow against Garbine Muguruza come Monday, she will need to undoubtedly need to play the best tennis of her life, and even that may not be enough. One thing Fiona Ferro has that her opponent may not is a lot of time off from the WTA Tour this year, it’s only her 6th tournament this year, so she may need to count on her fitness as well as hard-hitting, aggressive play to be able to take down Garbine Muguruza.
Garbine Muguruza should be coming into this match-up with loads of confidence. After some nice results in the Eastbourne Open just one week prior, she is the clear favorite to get an easy win under her belt. Garbine Muguruza is a grand slam champion and former world number one, clinching the Wimbledon title in 2017. She has plenty of experience and match-fitness to get a great start against Fiona Ferro and make an excellent run at the 2021 Wimbledon Championships.
Garbine Muguruza and Fiona Ferro have met one time before, with Garbine Muguruza leading their head to head 1-0. Their only meeting was 3 years at the 2018 French Open, Garbine Muguruza taking the match 6-4 6-3. Even on her opponent’s best surface, Muguruza still was able to beat her in a relatively straightforward manner, which really shows how high above her level Fiona Ferro will need to play to be able to move on to the Round of 64 at the 2021 Wimbledon Championships.
Free Tennis Pick and Prediction: Garbine Muguruza to win in 2 sets.
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