Felix Auger Aliassime vs Paolo Lorenzi PredictionEmbed from Getty Images
Felix Auger Aliassime has qualified for the Miami Open after beating Italian Luca Vanni 4-6, 6-4, 6-1. Felix is in exceptional form this year around, winning the crucial game against the top 10 player Stefanos Tsitsipas at the BNP Paribas Open and also reached to his first ATP final in Rio that ended with a 6-3, 7-5 loss to Laslo Djere.
Paolo Lorenzi made it through to the Miami Open 2019 as he defeated Belgium’s Ruben Bemelmans in three sets. Paolo began this season with a qualifying-round defeat to Dan Evans at the Australian Open, followed by early round exits at the Newport Beach and the Cordoba Open, but bounced back to reach New York Open quarter-final and then faltered again in the Delray Beach Open and the Indian Wells Masters.
Felix is an excellent youngster, growing week by week and proved himself to be a pretty consistent performer at the Challenger events. He came to the Miami Open with a 9-6 record. Paolo, on the other hand, are on a struggling run of form this season and enters to this tournament with a terrible 3-5 record. We expect Felix will register a simple victory here.
Felix Auger Aliassime vs Paolo Lorenzi Prediction: Felix Auger AH -4.5 Games @ 1.80 at Pinnacle Sports
Mackenzie McDonald vs Lorenzo Sonego PredictionEmbed from Getty Images
Mackenzie McDonald have made an impressive start of the season, reached the final of the Dallas Challenger eventually losing to Mitchell Krueger 6-4 6-7(3) 1-6, clinched the win of the season by defeating top-ranked player Juan Martin del Potro in the quarterfinals 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 (5) and advanced to the quarter-final of the Mexican Open before losing to Cameron Norrie 3-6 2-6.
Lorenzo Sonego, on the other hand, are in bad shape this season suffered early round exits in all major tournaments, but played decent tennis at the Phoenix Challenger Men, reaching the quarter-final stage that ended with a 6-4, 6-4 loss to Matteo Berrettini.
It’s difficult to predict the winner of this game as both players are equally dominant in return games. We expect both players will strive hard to win this match so place your bets on Over 22.5 games.
Mackenzie McDonald vs Lorenzo Sonego Prediction: Total Games: Over 22.5 @ 1.88 at William Hill
Reilly Opelka vs Marcel Granollers PredictionEmbed from Getty Images
Reilly Opelka is in superb form in 2019, reached at the semi-final of the Dallas Open and lifting his maiden ATP Tour title at the New York Open defeating Brayden Schnur in the final, 6-1, 6-7, 7-6 while dismissed the likes of fifth seed Adrian Mannarino in the first round and top seed John Isner, 6-7, 7-6, 7-6, in the semifinals. Marcel Granollers are in a disastrous form this season suffered early round exits in all major tournaments.
Reilly have got very strong forehand and is clear favorite to win this match here. We predict Reilly will come out as a winner in the end.
Reilly Opelka vs Marcel Granollers Prediction: Reilly AH -2 @ 1.80 at Coral
Noah Rubin vs Mikael Ymer PredictionEmbed from Getty Images
Noah Rubin thrashed clay court specialist Huge Dellien in straight sets to made it through to the Miami Open 2019. Rubin is in decent form this season and enters into the Miami Open with a 9-7 record. Noah has failed in the opening rounds of all Challenger events except the Challenger Cleveland, where he reached at the quarter-final by defeating Ulises Blanch in two sets.
Mikael Ymer also thumped Ryan Harrison in the first qualifying round of the Miami Open on Monday. Ymer is in good form this season and heads to this contest with a 10-4 record. He won his maiden Challenger title of the year at Noumea defeating Noah Rubin in the final.
Ymer has won each of her last two meetings with Rubin across all competitions. We predict Ymer winning trend will continue here.
Noah Rubin vs Mikael Ymer Prediction: Ymer to win @ 1.79 at Sports 888
Radu Albot vs Mitchell Krueger PredictionEmbed from Getty Images
Radu Albot enters into Miami Open with a 2-5 record. He was struggling on all ATP Challenger Events except the Delray Beach Open in Florida where he registered the first win of an ATP tour-level title, beating Daniel Evans 3-6, 6-3, 7-6 (7). Mitchell Krueger, on the other hand, is an excellent player having more ability than his ATP ranking suggests. He claimed the first Challenger title at the Dallas Open, defeating the top seed Mackenzie McDonald 4-6, 7-6, 6-1.
Radu Albot is clear favorite to win this game here, but we anticipate a fairly balanced showdown between two players so place your bets on Total Games.
Radu Albot vs Mitchell Krueger Prediction: Total Games: Over 20.5 @ 1.85 at Pinnacle Sports