Aryna Sabalenka vs. Danielle Rose Collins - 9/23/19 Wuhan Open Tennis Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Danielle Rose Collins vs. Aryna Sabalenka
Monday, September 23, 2019 at 6:30 AM (Optics Valley Int'l Tennis Center)
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Aryna Sabalenka has made it into the second round of the 2019 WTA Wuhan Open in China. At this stage of the tournament, Sabalenka will play against Danielle Rose Collins from the United States.
Danielle Rose Collins had a big win in the previous round as she defeated Venus Williams in straight sets. It was an impressive performance where Collins received serve exceptionally well. Danielle Rose Collins won 47% of her receiving points which allowed her to break her opponent’s serve on 5 occasions. The serving needs improvement from Collins as she only won 67% of her service games. This match is expected to be a bigger challenge for Danielle Rose Collins as she is playing against the number 9 seed.
Looking at Aryna Sabalenka, it was a comfortable win in the previous round as she won her match in straight sets. It was a dominant display by Sabalenka as she only lost 3 games in the entire match. During the win, Aryna Sabalenka won all of her service games and 4 return. The receiving was especially impressive as Sabalenka won 50% of her return points. The Wuhan Open has been a strong tournament for Aryna Sabalenka as she is the reigning champion. Considering her record at this venue, Aryna Sabalenka will enter this match filled with confidence.
Aryna Sabalenka and Danielle Rose Collins have played each other once in the past. The match was played last season at the US Open where Sabalenka won in 3 sets.
Taking everything into consideration, I am going to pick Aryna Sabalenka to win this match. Sabalenka is the reigning champion and she seems to produce her best tennis at this venue. Having already beaten Danielle Rose Collins once in her career, I see Aryna Sabalenka continuing her good head-to-head record by winning this match and securing a spot in the third round.