Jannik Sinner is about to face fellow Italian Lorenzo Musetti in the Antwerp second round. The Italian sensation has still to play his first match in Belgium, but he has already gained 1 position in the live rankings after Roger Federer lost 4 places.
Therefore, Jannik Sinner is now the new world number 12 in the live rankings. He cannot break in the top 10 at the end of the tournament even if he wins the title. In that case, he will have 3260 points that will not be enough for him to overtake Dominic Thiem, who sits with 3315 points.
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Jannik Sinner in 2021
This season Jannik has managed to achieve a 38-18 record. The Italian conquered 3 titles in 2021 in Melbourne, in Washington and in Sofia. Sinner got to the final in Miami.
Musetti in Antwerp, ranking, and results in 2021
Now ranked no.69, Musetti has achieved a composed 33-25 record in 2021. Lorenzo is currently competing in Antwerp where he beat Gianluca Mager 7-62 7-63.
Lorenzo Musetti will face the world no.16 Jannik Sinner in the 2nd round on Wednesday at 6:30 pm on CENTER COURT. They have never competed against each other until now in top tournaments.
The Italian reached the final in the Antalya Challenger and in the Biella 2 Challenger.