Tennis Betting Preview: ATP Rotterdam, Argentina, Memphis and Davis Cup
Sat, 13/02/2016 – 10:35pm, admin
February Tennis Review and Preview
It has been a few weeks after a Australian Open, and for many sports fans, tennis will be an afterthought as Australia starts to rigging adult for another winter of AFL, NRL and Super Rugby. However, a ATP and WTA uncover still moves on, with tournaments function via Feb all opposite a world, there is copiousness of value to be had.
AUSTRALIAN OPEN REVIEW
Novak Djokovic was a champion and, carrying played dual of a many scintillating sets of all time in his semi-final opposite Federer, was a honourable champion. Being an odds-on favourite in a contest involving 128 players shows accurately what kind of a talent we are watching, and a stream record of 17 Grand Slam titles might not final for long, as Novak has 11 titles and counting. With Federer and Nadal in decline, and a subsequent era such as Theim, Goffin and Krygios still a few years divided from unchanging play, Novak could strech #18 within a subsequent 3 years.
Angelique Kerber was a champion on a women’s side, that would be good news for those who took a recommendation to equivocate betting Serena, if usually just. It was utterly an sparkling final, and hopefully Kerber can be one of a few immature talents to yield some some-more foe outward of a Serena uncover over a subsequent few years.
For those following Australian talents, it was a contest of churned results. Tomic and Kyrgios done runs to a fourth and third rounds respectively that matched their seeding, while Lleyton Hewitt got a send-off honourable of someone who has flown a dwindle for Australian tennis roughly single-handedly given a retirements of Rafter and Phillipoussis. John Millman’s run to a third turn was encouraging, yet a hold advantageous given a damage retirement of his initial turn competition in Schwartzman.
But a loyal star was Daria Gavrilova. After winning a Hopman Cup progressing in a summer, she continued her form with a run to a fourth round. After holding a initial set of her 4th turn compare 6-0 vs Suarez Navarro, bigger dreams were had, though unfortunately were not to be. Regardless, during 21 she is someone with many years brazen to demeanour brazen to.
ATP ROTTERDAM SEMI-FINALS
The underline eventuality this weekend is a ATP500 in Rotterdam, that is down to a semi-final stage. The largest debate has been a withdrawals of Nick Kyrgios, Richard Gasquet and Roger Federer, that total with fortifying champion Stan Wawrinka and runner-up Tomas Berdych electing not to participate, left a contest rather bereft of star power.
The biggest name left is Gael Monfils, and we consider he should be means to do adequate to take down a title.
His semi-final opposite Philip Kohlschreiber is roughly a final in itself, given that during this point, Kohls is deliberate some-more expected to win a pretension compared to a other semi-finalists in Martin Klizan and Nicholas Mahut, notwithstanding carrying a hardest semi-final draw. Monfils to win a pretension is $2.75 on CrownBet, and we consider that is value a small punt.
BET: Monfils to win ATP Rotterdam @ $2.75 during CrownBet
ATP ARGENTINA OPEN
The delegate eventuality of a week is in Argentina for a Buenos Aires ATP250, many critical for a fact that this contest is being played on clay, as opposite to a tough courts seen via a Australian summer and in Rotterdam. Over a subsequent few weeks, there are events on both surfaces, so it’s really critical to note that matches are on that surfaces. History is dirty with players with shining annals on clay compared to tough (Gustavo Kuerten comes to mind) so this eminence between surfaces is most bigger in certain cases than any other “home field” advantage in sports.
And when it comes to articulate about clay, where else to start than with a master himself Rafael Nadal. After a bad display during a Australian Open, he will be looking to put things right, and where else to do so afterwards on his favourite clay surface. He is a fortifying champ, and hasn’t forsaken a set so distant this week, so we design him to continue his form. He has usually played his semi-final competition Dominic Theim once before, that was a true sets feat on clay a French Open dual years ago, and we design this to continue.
BET: Rafael Nadal 2-0 vs Dominic Theim @$1.64 during CrownBet
For a futures markets, a expected final will be Ferrer vs Nadal, and again, we like Nadal to be means to raise a pretension come Monday morning. He has a 19-2 record opposite Ferrer on clay (5-4 on tough courts) and should be means to urge his title. Markets are not now set during a time of writing, with Ferrer now in his entertain final, though Nadal is now $1.45 during Sportsbet to win a pretension that is still good value on a biggest clay courter ever.
Semi-final time here as well, and Kei Nishikori is going to win. It is a really tedious and plain report, though sometimes, it is what it is. He is distant some-more achieved than possibly Sam Querrey, Berankis or Fritz, and carrying won this contest a final 3 times, he will do it again. However with a cost of usually $1.27 to win a contest during CrownBet, we will be looking elsewhere for a bet.
LOOKING AHEAD – DAVIS CUP
The subsequent large eventuality for free-to-air TV audiences will be a Davis Cup, on a weekend of a 4-6th of March. Australia will be hosting a United States during Kooyong in Victoria. Sportsbet has Australia listed as a third favourite altogether now during $8, that is a small brief for my liking. In Davis Cup, teams swap home matches opposite any opponent, that means Australia would expected play divided in a quarter-finals opposite Belgium (Australia hosted them in Cairns in 2010) so $8 is approach too brief for my liking.
If we was going to be creation a wager, we would be subsidy France during $5 during CrownBet. They have a low gifted register of players, dual of a tip 10 and 5 of a tip 21, who can play opposite all surfaces. However, until some-more information comes out about a accessibility of a likes of Djokovic for Serbia and Federer/Wawrinka for Switzerland, we would strongly suggest watchful until closer to a date before carrying a play on a Davis Cup.
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