To decide who will play in the semifinals of Monterrey, Rus and Peterson will face off on March 6. Is Rebekah ready to confirm the status of the favorite player in the match? – We will find out from our forecast.
At what time are Arantxa Rus and Rebecca Peterson to play?
The game time is March 6, 2020, at 8:00 PM (UTC-6).
What are the players’ positions in WTA rankings?
Arantxa Rus takes the 76th position and Rebecca Peterson takes the 45th position in WTA Tour Rankings.
How many wins and losses does Rus have?
Arantxa Rus has won 61.1% of the games as a favorite.
How many wins and losses does Peterson have?
Rebecca Peterson has won 64.9% of the games as a favorite.
This season Arancha Rus actively participates in tournaments of various tennis associations, the athlete has played 18 matches in total, the winner managed to get out of 11 meetings. The Netherlands had a good tournament ITF W60 Andrezieux-Boutheon (France), where the tennis player played in the finals. Competitions in Monterrey are going well, Arantxa in the game at the stage of 1/16 finals went further on the refusal of Russian Varvara Flink (4-3) and then, in the 1/8 finals, as an underdog of bookmakers she overcame the resistance of Lauren Davis (7-5, 6-0).
In the game against Davis, much was decided in the first set and at the start of the second game. The American led in the end of the first set, but could not serve in the set. In the first game of the second set Davis did not use six break points and lowered her hands. It’s hard to call this victory fully earned for Ruth.
Rebecca Peterson in 2020 is inactive, the tennis player spent 5 meetings on the court, she won 2 matches. The Swede failed in January’s competition, and only at a tournament in Monterey she began to make a game. In the first round match the tennis player defeated Ukrainian Katerina Kozlova (3-6, 7-6, 6-4), in the second round match Rebecca beat Ukrainian Katerina Bondarenko (7-6, 7-5). Peterson takes 45th position in the WTA ranking.
Only in Monterrey Rebecca Peterson scored her first wins in the season 2020. It’s not easy for the Swedish tennis player to confirm her last year’s success and stay in the Top-50 WTA ranking. However, Rebecca is trying, fighting.
Two representatives of Ukraine Kozlova (3-6, 7-6, 6-4) and Bondarenko (7-6, 7-5) took part in the tournament schedule. In many ways, she was able to win volitional victories, showed character and willpower to the full extent, believed in herself.
Rus vs Peterson Predictions
In 2012, the still young and inexperienced Peterson lost to Arantxa Rus (1-6, 2-6) at a home tournament in Bostad. Since then, the representative of Sweden made a significant breakthrough, entered the Top 50 and took two titles. Rus also remained a tennis player of ITF level, where she has some success.
However, the technical arsenal of the representative of the Netherlands is not impressive. When the serve does not function, she loses undoubtedley, as it was last week in Acapulco against Hibino 3-6, 1-6. We offer a prediction of the Swedish tennis player’s victory.
- Our prediction: Rebecca Peterson will win.
Betting Tips Statistics
- In a personal meeting in 2012, Rus won.
- This season both players reached the quarterfinals of the WTA tournament for the first time.
- Peterson has two career WTA titles on her account.