In the Sydney tournament, starting at 04:00, we will have a very interesting match between Ramos and Lorenzi, both of which are the basis of the clay players.
The 29-year-old Spaniard is at the start of this season at 22nd ATP, wanting to get the best results this season.
Ramos participated in the Doha tournament, but was defeated in the first game by Pella in 3 sets of very disputed, starting with the left-handed season.
Albert Ramos is a good player at work, with various and powerful kicks, with a good pitch on the field and with a positive confidence.
He is an Italian player 36 years old, being a veteran, currently in 45th ATP position.
Paolo began the new season in Doha where he was defeated in the first round by the more experienced Monfils in 3 sets.
Here in Sydney he managed to make himself in the first game against the favorite of the public, Thompson in 2 sets, 7-6 6-4.
Direct meetings between Ramos and Lorenzi
The two were at their 5th career meeting, the overall score being equal, 2-2.
On the hard two, they met in 2012 when Lorenzi was set in 2 sets and in 2015 when Ramos won all in 2 sets.
My tip for Ramos vs Lorenzi
We will have a balanced game in which both players will try to play as well as possible to get into the AO form.
Ramos tries to win the first victory in 2018 and will surely start the game more aggressively, trying to impose his rhythm.