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Ruud has performed in three earlier tour finals, all on clay, profitable the Buenos Aires title in February final yr.

Norway’s Casper Ruud in motion throughout his semi-final assembly with Ablo Andujar within the 2021 ATP Geneva Open. AP

Geneva: Casper Ruud reached the Geneva ATP remaining on Friday and revealed he’ll put together for the French Open by hitting with 13-time Roland Garros champion Rafael Nadal on the Spaniard’s base in Mallorca subsequent week.

Norway’s Ruud made it to the title match by beating world quantity 75 Pablo Andujar 6-3, 6-2.

On Saturday, the third seed faces second-seeded Canadian Denis Shapovalov, who overcame Uruguayan veteran Pablo Cuevas 6-4, 7-5, for the title.

World quantity 24 Ruud has already made the semi-finals on clay at Monte Carlo, Munich and Madrid this yr.

“I’ll go to Mallorca to calm down a day or two after which practise a few days earlier than going to Paris. Rafa is there making ready for Roland Garros, so it will likely be excellent preparation,” Ruud, 22, informed reporters.

“He is desperate to play a little bit bit subsequent week, so I’ve to get pleasure from possibly a day or two off after which be prepared for powerful practises with him.”

Spanish clay-court specialist Andujar knocked out Roger Federer within the spherical of 16 because the Swiss nice finds his toes once more after present process double knee surgical procedure and spending greater than a yr out.

Ruud has performed in three earlier tour finals, all on clay, profitable the Buenos Aires title in February final yr.

Saturday marks the his first remaining look in Europe.

“It means quite a bit and it provides me additionally good confidence going into Roland Garros realizing I’ve been taking part in good matches in a row,” he stated.

“It is the final day of the event that we’re all combating to get to.

“It is the final word purpose to attempt to win the entire event and the finals are the most important matches we’ve got.”

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Updated: May 21, 2021 — 5:48 pm

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