Aussie males set for Roland Garros 2022 qualifying | 16 Could, 2022 | All Information | Information and Options | Information and Occasions


Australians Max Purcell, Jason Kubler and Aleksandar Vukic are all hoping to qualify at Roland Garros 2022.

Paris, France, 16 Could 2022 | Leigh Rogers

The Roland Garros 2022 males’s qualifying singles competitors begins tonight, with three Aussies hoping to earn a coveted primary draw spot.

Six Australian males (Alex de Minaur, James Duckworth, John Millman, Jordan Thompson, Thanasi Kokkinakis and Alexei Popyrin) have obtained direct acceptance into the clay-court main, whereas Chris O’Connell is a wildcard recipient.

Our Aussie qualifying contenders:

[18] Aleksandar Vukic, 26, New South Wales
Vukic has a formidable document in Roland Garros qualifying, incomes a primary draw spot in 2020 and final yr progressing to the ultimate qualifying spherical. Vukic faces world No.224 Mario Vilella Martinez of Spain on this yr’s opening spherical. Though the world No.123 is at present on a six-match shedding streak stretching again to March, he can take confidence from a robust season begin. Highlights included a primary ATP quarterfinal look in Adelaide, recording a primary Grand Slam primary draw win on the Australian Open and claiming a maiden ATP Challenger title in India.
Roland Garros profession document: 0-1 (5-1 in qualifying)
Roland Garros finest outcome: First spherical (2020)

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Jason Kubler, 28, Queensland
The previous world No.1 junior is making his fourth Roland Garros qualifying look – and first since 2019. Kubler, a former world No.91 and winner of an Australian Professional Tour title on clay earlier this season, is at present ranked No.161. That is his highest place since April 2019. Kubler, who lists clay as his favorite floor, made an ATP Challenger semifinal look in Croatia final week and has gained 11 of his previous 15 clay-court matches. He faces world No.239-ranked Italian Riccardo Bonadio within the first spherical.
Roland Garros profession document: 0-0 (1-3 in qualifying)
Roland Garros finest outcome: Qualifying second spherical (2019)

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Max Purcell, 24, New South Wales
Purcell is making his second look in a Roland Garros singles qualifying draw, the place he has been pitted in opposition to world No.287 Pedro Sousa of Portugal within the opening spherical. The 2-time Australian Open males’s doubles finalist has achieved numerous milestones in singles this yr, together with qualifying for a primary tour-level clay occasion and peaking at a career-high rating at world No.163 in March. At the moment ranked No.171, Purcell is aiming to qualify at a significant event for the second time in his profession.
Roland Garros profession document: 0-0 (1-1 in qualifying)
Roland Garros finest outcome: Qualifying second spherical (2020)

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