Andrey Rublev will play against Felix Auger-Aliassime in the finals of the 2022 Open 13 Provence. Today, we will know everything about the Rublev vs Auger-Aliassime match here.

  • Date: 20 February 2022
  • Tournament: Open 13 Provence 2022
  • Venue: Marseille, France
  • Category: ATP 250
  • Surface: Indoor Hardcourt
  • Prize money: €545,200
  • Live TV Coverage: Tennis Channel, TSN, Tennis TV

Match Preview:

Andrey Rublev is the second seed of the tournament. He advanced to the semifinals of the Rotterdam Open where he was defeated by eventual winner Auger-Aliassime. Rublev began his 2022 season in the Australian Open, where he breezed into the third round with some amazing victories. In the semi-finals of Open 13, he defeated BenjaminBonzi in 6-3, 4-6, and 6-3 set.

Rublev started his 2022 season at the Australian Open and strolled into the third round following comprehensive wins over Gianluca Mager and Ricardas Berankis. But the Russian was stunned 7-5, 7-6(3), 3-6, 6-3 by veteran Marin Cilic. His early exit in Melbourne caused him to drop down a spot to seventh in the ATP rankings.

Rublev entered the Rotterdam Open as the reigning champion and reached the semifinals of the competition following straight-set wins over Henri Laaksonen, Kwon Soon-woo, and Marton Fucsovics. However, the 24-year-old was beaten by eventual champion Auger-Aliassime in the final four.

Felix Auger-Aliassime was the third seed in the Rotterdam Open and defeated Stefanos Tsitsipas in the final to win the title. After losing all eight of his previous finals on the ATP tour, the Canadian won his maiden title. He was out from the Australian Open in the last eight. In the semi-finals of the Open 13, he defeated Roman Safiullin in 7-6 and 7-6.

Auger-Aliassime started the year strongly by helping Canada win the ATP Cup. This saw him attain a career-high ranking of No. 9.

The Canadian had a shaky start to the Australian Open, surviving scares from Emil Ruusuvuori and Alejandro Davidovich Fokina in the early rounds. He then beat Dan Evans and Marin Cilic to enter the last eight of the Melbourne Major.

Auger-Aliassime took the first two sets against Daniil Medvedev in the quarterfinals. However, the Russian bounced back to beat him after saving a match point.

Today, we will know, when, where, and how to watch the match along with predictions.

When and Where is Andrey Rublev vs Felix Auger-Aliassime Match Taking Place?

Date: The matchup will be held on Sunday, 20 February 2022

Time: The event will start at 8 am ET

Venue: The competition will be held at the Palais des Sports Marseille, France.

The stadium can hold 5,800 people. If you are someone from there, you can watch the event by going into the venue. The court is an indoor hard court. Buy your ticket before the sales run out.

Which TV Channel Will Broadcast the Live Coverage?

Tennis Channel will broadcast the Rublev vs Auger-Aliassime match live on Television. If you’re not on their network, call your cable provider right away.

In Canada, TSN will broadcast the match on TV. You will need a cable TV subscription for that.

If you are living in India, Tennis TV will telecast the full match for you. Currently, they are the number 1 broadcaster of tennis in India.

Where to Watch Andrey Rublev vs Felix Auger-Aliassime Final Match Online?

The live stream of the Rublev vs Auger-Aliassime match will be available on Tennischannel.com. They broadcast every single tennis match in the world. You will need to subscribe to the channel if you wish to watch the event online from the United States for $109.99.

In the United Kingdom, Amazon Prime Video will broadcast the match live. watch the tournament there, you’ll have to spend $12.99 every month. Almost every streaming device supports it.

Head to Head:

Today’s match will be the fourth meeting between the two players. Rublev leads the head to head 2-1 but Auger-Aliassime won their most recent encounter in Rotterdam.

  • All meetings: 3
  • Andrey Rublev: 2 wins
  • Felix Auger-Aliassime: 1 win

Rublev vs Auger-Aliassime Match Prediction:

To put pressure on the opponent, both players will depend heavily on their excellent serves and forehands. The final will be fiercely contested, and it might go all the way to the wire. There’s a decent possibility we’ll see a few aces and a tiebreak in the match. But based on the recent performances, Felix will be ahead in the game.

Prediction: Felix Auger-Aliassime will win the title.

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