Dominic Thiem vs Alex de Minaur Odds & Info
|Game||Dominic Thiem vs Alex de Minaur|
|Date & Time||Thursday May 6, 2021, 5:00 AM (EDT)|
In the round of 16 at the 2021 ATP Madrid Masters, Dominic Thiem from Austria is set to play against Alex de Minaur from Australia.
Alex de Minaur had a comfortable win in the previous round where he defeated Lloyd Harris with some ease. During the win, Alex de Minaur impressed with his receiving as he won 70% of his receiving points which allowed him to win 5 return games. Alex de Minaur won all of his return games which showed the supreme dominance shown in this match. Alex de Minaur has failed to impress for most of this season and he is going to need to play his best tennis in this match if he wishes to compete against the number 3 seed, Dominic Thiem.
Looking at Dominic Thiem, the Austrian superstar enters this match following a very easy win in the previous round. During the win, Dominic Theim won all of his service games and 4 return games. It has been a tough few months for Dominic Thiem and he has missed some major tournaments but the Austrian superstar has an outstanding record on clay and will be hoping to mark his return with a huge performance at this tournament. The Madrid Open has always been a strong tournament for Dominic Thiem as he has made the final at this tournament twice. Despite his recent break, Thiem looked in good form in the opening round and I expect him to be very tough to stop at this tournament.
Alex de Minaur and Dominic Thiem have played each other 3 times in the past with Thiem winning on all 3 occasions. The most recent match between these two players was in 2020 at the US Open where Dominic Theim won in straight sets.
Free Tennis Pick:
I see Dominic Thiem winning this match with some ease. Thiem is the stronger player and he has an outstanding record on clay. I see Thiem being good enough to win this match in straight sets.