Petra Kvitova vs. Belinda Bencic - 10/2/19 China Open Tennis Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Petra Kvitova vs. Belinda Bencic
Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at 5:00 AM (National Tennis Center)
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Czech tennis superstar, Petra Kvitova has made it into the third round of the 2019 WTA China Open in Beijing. At this stage of the competition, Kvitova is set to play against Belinda Bencic from Switzerland.
Belinda Bencic has been in outstanding form and that was evident during the previous round where she defeated Venus Williams in 3 sets. Bencic had a slow start to the match as she lost the opening set but she managed to dominate the final 2 sets which resulted in her winning. It was an all-round performance by Belinda Bencic as she won 80% of her service games and 4 return games. Bencic has been outstanding form as she made the semifinals of the US Open in a tournament where she beat Naomi Osaka. The draw has been tough on Bencic in this tournament as she has a tough third round match.
Looking at Petra Kvitova, the Czech superstar seems to always produce her best tennis in China. Kvitova was very impressive in the previous round as she managed to win her match in straight sets. The serving was especially impressive from Petra Kvitova as she won 70% of her service points which allowed her to win 90% of her service games. The receiving was also solid from Kvitova as she managed to break her opponent’s serve on 3 occasions. Kvitova has been in supreme form as she made the semifinals of the Wuhan Open prior to arriving in Beijing. Considering her recent form, Petra Kvitova will be tough to beat.
Petra Kvitova and Belinda Bencic have played each other 4 times in the past. Kvitova has won on 3 occasions while Bencic has won once. The most recent match was earlier in the season in Dubai where Bencic won in 3 sets.
Both Bencic and Kvitova have been in outstanding touch so this should be a great tennis match. As far as a prediction is concerned, I am going to pick Petra Kvitova to win this match. Kvitova is a monster in Asia and she seems to always play her best tennis this time of year. I see Kvitova getting the win in 3 sets.