US Open 2016: September 1st Women’s Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD [5] Simona Halep (ROU) vs Lucie Safarova (CZE) – This battle of two former French Open runner-ups should be fun, but I think unless Safarova’s lefty game and variety bother Halep that this match will be rather one-sided. [6] Venus Williams (USA) vs Julia Goerges (GER) – Venus has earned the…

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…

Montreal 2016: July 27th WTA Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD These will be quick as my time is limited [4] Agnieszka Radwanska (POL) vs. Monica Niculescu (ROU) – This could go either way, but I think Aga has to be the pick. [6] Venus Williams (USA) vs. Barbora Strycova (CZE) –¬†Venus should have had enough time to travel and recover from…

Wimbledon 2016: Day 3 Ladies’ Singles Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD Some of these are the same matches I picked yesterday so my brief analysis has been truncated even further [3] Agnieszka Radwanska (POL) v Kateryna Kozlova (UKR) – Aga has good feel for grass and it may help her hold serve more easily as well. [16] Johanna Konta (GBR) v Monica…

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…

French Open 2016: May 30th Women’s Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD Today’s Matches Should Be Awesome Serena Williams (USA) [1]¬†vs.¬†Elina Svitolina (UKR) [18] – This is the last match I made a pick for in this post. ¬†Part of me thinks Svitolina and the future arrive in a big way via an upset. ¬†On the other hand, Serena is the defending champion…

French Open 2016: May 29th Women’s Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD   .@SvetlanaK27 defeats Pavlyuchenkova 6-1, 6-4! Meets Muguruza next in @RolandGarros Round of 16! #RG16 pic.twitter.com/zXatV0277I ‚ÄĒ WTA (@WTA) May 27, 2016   [4] Garbine Muguruza (ESP) vs [13] Svetlana Kuznetsova (RUS) – Muguruza should win so long as she doesn’t drown in a hail of errors. ¬†I think Muguruza is…

French Open 2016: May 27th Women’s Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD [4] Garbine Muguruza (ESP) vs Yanina Wickmayer (BEL) – Wickmayer is a tough opponent, but if Muguruza is back to playing her level of tennis she should win in 2 with one of the sets being close. [11] Lucie Safarova (CZE) vs [21] Samantha Stosur (AUS) – Two runner-up finishers at…

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]…