In every game he plays, Andrey Rublev reaffirms that he has a promising present, and especially future, in the world of tennis. The Russian searches the Miami Masters 1000 its first trophy in this type of tournament And on his way to glory, he faced for the third round to Marton fucsovics, 40th in the ranking. It was a victory for the winner of eight ATP titles by 6-2 and 6-1.
This is the Rublev’s fourth win in five games played in history, three of them in this 2021. The first was in the Rotterdam ATP 500 final by 7-6 (4) and 6-4. Then, in the ATP 250 Doha quarterfinals, the Hungarian did not show up, so his rival advanced one round by walk over. A week later, in the Dubai ATP 500, the world number eight won again, this time by 7-5 and 6-2.
After this last match, Fucsovics told Rublev on the court: “I hope I don’t play with you anymore”. However, his wish could not be fulfilled. The Russian won again in the third round of the Miami Masters 1000 by a resounding 6-2 and 6-1 to chain his fourth win in a row against said opponent. In 2020 I had already defeated him in the Round of 16 at Roland Garros. It was 6-7 (4), 7-5, 6-4 and 7-6 (3). In this way, the second best racket in Russia strings nine consecutive sets without losing before the Hungarian.