Rio Olympic Tennis: August 9th Women’s Singles Predictions

#USA @serenawilliams‘ quest for a 5th #gold medal continues! ūüŹÖ pic.twitter.com/IPLP6NiJNF ‚ÄĒ Tennis Photos (@tennis_photos) August 9, 2016 Predicted Winners in BOLD KEYS Madison vs. ¬†SUAREZ NAVARRO Carla – Keys will need to handle CSN’s backhand and variety, but I think if both are playing well Keys is the better player. WILLIAMS Serena vs.¬†SVITOLINA Elina…

French Open 2016: Garbine Muguruza vs. Samantha Stosur Semifinal Prediction

Garbine Muguruza vs. Samantha Stosur This match should feature some big shots. ¬†Will the winner be who can play better defense or who can keep from being put on the defensive? ¬†Many of us got our first look at Muguruza’s power when she upset defending champion Serena Williams at Roland Garros 2014. ¬†Since then she…

Miami Open 2016: March 24th ATP and WTA Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD Andreas Seppi (ITA) vs. Donald Young (USA) H2H Borna Coric (CRO) vs. Denis Istomin (UZB) H2H [20] Sloane Stephens (USA) vs. [WC] Heather Watson (GBR) – This should be a fun one. [1] Serena Williams (USA) vs. Christina McHale (USA) –¬†I like Serena to win this one, but McHale should not…

US Open 2015: September 7th Women’s Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD Happy Labor Day to My Readers in the US Vika put on an instant classic vs. Kerber Varvara Lepchenko (USA)¬†vs.¬†Victoria Azarenka (BLR) [20] – Vika seems to be on a mission to challenge Serena once again at a major. ¬†I think Lepchenko is a talent who is capable of winning this…

US Open 2015: September 5th Women’s Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD Petra Kvitova (CZE) [5]¬†vs.¬†Anna Karolina Schmiedlova (SVK) [32] – I don’t think this is an obvious win for Petra. ¬†However, she is the favorite especially since winning in Connecticut. Could Kerber be part of another 2015 instant classic? Victoria Azarenka (BLR) [20]¬†vs.¬†Angelique Kerber (GER) [11] – Match of the day alert!…

US Open 2015: September 3rd Women’s Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD Victoria Azarenka (BLR) [20]¬†vs. Yanina Wickmayer (BEL) – I don’t think this will be a completely straightforward win for Vika as Wickmayer is tough, but I think Vika wins. Kateryna Bondarenko (UKR)¬†vs.¬†Simona Halep (ROU) [2] – This feels like a trap match to me, but I think Halep advances. Petra Cetkovska…

US Open 2015: September 1st Women’s Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD [2] Simona Halep (ROU) vs Marina Erakovic (NZL) – Simona is in a great spot to make a run after back-to-back strong showings in Toronto and Cincinnati. [4] Caroline Wozniacki (DEN) vs [WC] Jamie Loeb (USA) – Caro is looking for her 2014 form. [5] Petra Kvitova (CZE) vs. Laura Siegemund…

Sharapova – Stosur Live Blog

19 Sam Stosur vs. 7 Maria Sharapova Stepping in at 3-5, 40-15 for Sharapova trying to stay in the First Set – Sharapova’s Grunt is at Championship Level despite trailing – Deuce after a few Sharapova errors – Carillo says there is no challenge system on clay and of course that is and is not…

Cincinnati WTA Predictions: August 15, 2013

Predicted Winners in BOLD Third Round Agnieszka Radwanska¬†(4) vs.¬†Elena Vesnina¬†_ Radwanska’s game is not typical of the WTA, but she is in the top 5 for a reason. Serena Williams¬†(1) vs.¬†Mona Barthel¬†– Serena FTW Victoria Azarenka¬†(2) vs.¬†Magdalena Rybarikova¬†– Vika needs a strong Summer season. Samantha Stosur¬†(11) vs.¬†Simona Halep¬†– Stosur is playing well for the first…

WTA Toronto Predictions August 8

Predicted Winners in BOLD Third Round Sara Errani¬†(5) vs.¬†Alize Cornet¬†– Variety and fight should help Errani advance. Jelena Jankovic¬†(15) vs.¬†Sorana Cirstea¬†– JJ is playing well enough in 2013 that she might move back into the top 7 or 8 at some point. Roberta Vinci¬†(10) vs.¬†Dominika Cibulkova¬†– I love Vinci’s game. Marion Bartoli¬†(7) vs.¬†Magdalena Rybarikova¬†– Wimbledon…