Petra Martic vs. Marketa Vondrousova
|Date & Time||Tuesday June 4, 2019, 10:00 AM (EDT)|
M. Vondrousova -175 / P. Martic +138
Croatian tennis player, Petra Martic has continued her incredible French Open run as she has made it into the quarterfinals. At this stage of the tournament, Petra Martic will be playing against Marketa Vondrousova from the Czech Republic.
Marketa Vondrousova had a big win in the previous round as she eliminated Anastasija Sevastova in straight sets. It was a dominant display by Marketa Vondrousova as she only lost 2 games in the entire match. During the win, Vondrousova served exceptionally well as she won 66% of her service points. Marketa Vondrousova won 86% of her service games and 6 return games to win the match in quick time. Beating Sevastova will give Marketa Vondrousova a huge confidence boost as she enters this match.
On the other side of the coin, Petra Martic has also had an outstanding tournament. In the previous round, Petra Martic defeated Kaia Kanepi in 3 sets. It was a slow start for Martic as she lost the opening set but bounced back strongly to win the second set 6-2 and the final set 6-2. Martic has been extremely impressive throughout this tournament as she has already beaten the likes of Karolina Pliskova. With such a big scalp already under her belt, Petra Martic will feel confident in her ability to win this match.
Marketa Vondrousova and Petra Martic played each other recently in the final of the WTA Istanbul Open in Turkey. Martic was the superior player as she won the match in 3 sets. Petra Martic has an outstanding record against Marketa Vondrousova as she has beaten her 4 times. Marketa Vondrousova has never beaten Petra Martic.
Both Marketa Vondrousova and Petra Martic have done exceptionally well to make it this far is the tournament and both players will be feeling very confident in their ability to win this match. With that in mind, I am going to pick Petra Martic to win this contest. Martic has been in better touch and she has an exceptional record against Marketa Vondrousova. Petra Martic recently beat Marketa Vondrousova in Istanbul and I see her repeating that accomplishment again in this match.