In the 1/8 finals at the Antalya tournament, Turkish representative Kem Ilkel will meet Javier Barranco from Spain.
By Whom Ilkel
The 26-year-old representative of Turkey at the home tournament started with a confident victory over the representative of Taiwan Yu Xu. In the 1/16 finals on November 29, Who was stronger in two sets - 6:3; 6:4.
The 23-year-old representative of Spain at the start of the tournament in Antalya also showed confident tennis and achieved a well-deserved victory. In the 1/16 finals on the 29th, Barranco beat his compatriot Oriol Batalya in two sets – 7:6 (7:4); 6:4.
Among themselves, Kem Ilkel and Javier Barranco met in 2019 at the challenger in Bergamo. In this confrontation, the representative of Turkey turned out to be stronger on the hard – 3:6; 6:2; 7:5.
Kem Ilkel looks more preferable in this match and with the support of his stands, the Turk will have a much better chance of winning. So far, Barranco has not shown anything very special to win relatively big victories for himself, and therefore we propose to bet on Ilkel's victory.