1st set. There was not much difference between the 2 players with the exception of 1 break that Berrettini conquered in the 7th game (4-3) before winning the set 6-3.
2nd set. Also in the 2nd set, the difference was 1 break that the Italian clinched in the 9th game (5-4) before winning the set 6-4.
After this encounter, the head to head between Berrettini and Kyrgios is 1-0 for Matteo.
Prediction and head to head Matteo Berrettini vs. Karen Khachanov
Berrettini will fight against Karen Khachanov in the 2nd round.
This will be the 2nd time that Matteo Berrettini and Karen Khachanov clash against each other. The head to head is 1-0 for Berrettini (see full H2H stats), but they have never played each other on grass.
The last time that they squared off, Berrettini won 6-76 6-3 6-4 in the 2nd round in Sofia back in February 2019.
Matteo Berrettini in Stuttgart
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