Cincinnati 2016: August 15th WTA Predictions

ūüôĆ Onward & Upward (to the main draw) Gavrilova 1st player to qualify for #CincyTennis MD w/6-4, 6-2 win over Osaka. pic.twitter.com/qiKp5pANkS ‚ÄĒ W&S Open (@CincyTennis) August 14, 2016 This Is a Partial Schedule as Court 9 Was Not Listed Predicted Winners in BOLD Sara Errani¬†VS¬†CoCo Vandeweghe – Errani will likely grind out a win….

Rio Olympic Tennis: August 6 Women’s Singles Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD First, a big thanks to the ATP’s website for listing the men’s schedule. ¬†I had to go to the olympic site to get a listing of women’s olympic matches. ¬†The WTA should list the schedule too. ¬†The women’s slate for August 6th features a lot of good matches so I’ll jump…

Wimbledon 2016: Day 1 Ladies’ Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD [2] Garbine Muguruza (ESP) vs Camila Giorgi (ITA) – Post-slam letdowns can happen. ¬†Muguruza also has a lot of points to defend. ¬†A loss here would surprise but not shock me. ¬†Still, she should win. [8]Venus Williams (USA) vs Donna Vekic (CRO) – Venus generally plays better at Wimbledon than anywhere…

French Open 2016: May 28th Women’s Predictions

Predicted Winners in Bold Pauline Parmentier (FRA)¬†vs.¬†Timea Bacsinszky (SUI) [8] – 8th seeds are supposed to beat unseeded players right? ¬†Still this seems like a 50-50 match. Serena Williams (USA) [1]¬†vs.¬†Kristina Mladenovic (FRA) [26] – This should be a fun match and a good test for Serena. ¬†If Serena isn’t hampered by too many errors…

French Open 2016: May 26th Women’s Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD Sorry about yesterday’s unplanned hiatus. ¬†As a teacher, this is a busy time, and I could not give any time to tennis yesterday.¬† [8] Timea Bacsinszky (SUI) vs Eugenie Bouchard (CAN) –¬†Bouchard is having a nice event to this point, but this is a real test. ¬†If she passes it, maybe…

French Open 2016: May 25th Women’s Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD Rain makes some of these picks feel like Groundhog Day [3] Angelique Kerber (GER) vs. Kiki Bertens (NED) – If Kerber is not still in her Grand Slam hangover, she should win. ¬†If not, it may be a quick trip to Paris. [1] Serena Williams (USA) vs. Magdalena Rybarikova (SVK) –…

French Open 2016: May 23rd Women’s Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD For Predictions on Match Completions See This Earlier Post Bojana Jovanovski¬†(SRB) vs. Agnieszka Radwanska¬†(POL) [2] – Aga should win, but she is not facing an unknown. Alize Cornet¬†(FRA) vs. Kirsten Flipkens¬†(BEL) – Should be a fun match, but I think Cornet is more dangerous. Anna Karolina Schmiedlova¬†(SVK) vs. Garbine Muguruza¬†(ESP) [4]…

Rome 2016: May 11th WTA Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD [7] Roberta Vinci (ITA) vs. Johanna Konta (GBR) – This should be a close match. [5] Petra Kvitova (CZE) vs. Madison Keys (USA)¬†–¬†Petra is so hard to predict. ¬†I have no idea as Keys could beat her, but on clay I like Petra a little more. [3] Garbi√Īe Muguruza (ESP) vs….

Madrid 2016: May 2nd WTA Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD [5] Petra Kvitova (CZE) vs. [Q] Elena Vesnina (RUS) – I would not be shocked to see an upset here. ¬†Nothing Petra does surprises me these days. ¬†She may dust the field or be bested by an unknown. ¬†Vesnina is a solid player and could very well send the defending champion…

Miami Open 2016: March 26th WTA and ATP Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD [6] Kei Nishikori (JPN) vs. [Q] Pierre-Hugues Herbert (FRA) H2H¬†– Kei is always interesting in early rounds as he can maul people or he can be pushed when least expected. [3] Agnieszka Radwanska (POL) vs.¬†Madison Brengle (USA) [5] Rafael Nadal (ESP) vs. Damir Dzumhur (BIH) H2H¬†– Rafa has never won Miami…