The top seeds are tumbling in this tournament! Cam Norrie will be facing his second straight seeded player in Marin Cilic after a grueling comeback against Cristian Garin. Cilic has had his own fair share of topsy-turvy matches this week, beating young upstarts Carlos Alcaraz and Nuno Borges in two tough three-setters. Thus, these two competitors are roughly equal in terms of time spent on court, and while neither player comfortably can call the clay their home, both have shown their viability on the surface nonetheless.
The Singapore Open, played in Singapore, Singapore, is a new ATP 250 event for the 2021 season. It will be played on an outdoor hardcourt and will be played following the Australian Open. The draw will be made up of 28 players in total with 8 seeded players. The field will include an impressive field including Adrian Mannarino, Marin Cilic and Alexander Bublik.