ATP 1000 tournament in Lyon will start on Wednesday. There we will see a very interesting matchup between two rising tennis stars Aslan Karatsev vs Janik Sinner who are slowly but surely climbing the rankings into the Top 20. To have more insights on this ATP match between Aslan Karatsev – Jannik Sinner, make sure to read our preview below.
Aslan Karatsev (No. 27) have made incredible improvements this year. He was only moving around between 100th-200th rankings throughout most of the last year, while currently, he’s very close to reaching that Top 20 spot. Karatsev is playing very aggressive, attacking style of tennis and it’s fascinating to see how many of these hard attempts he manages to pull off. It also has to be mentioned, that this player has a very strong mentality – he’s been down by a set many times this season but most of them he managed to come back into the game. Karatsev is definitely a player to watch out for in upcoming events.
Jannik Sinner (No. 18) have also improved a lot and as a young player, he’s showing more and more growth with every passing season. This year he’s finally made a step into the Top 20. Sinner have made most of this years tournaments on hard: he won the ATP 250 in Melbourne and managed to reach the final in ATP 1000 Miami, where he only lost to H. Hurkacz in the final match. Jannik is a rising prospect who will give his best to show his abilities as well as he did hard.