On February 29, Heather Watson and promising Chinese tennis player Xiyu Wang will compete for the right to play in the finals of the Acapulco tennis tournament. We offer a predicrtion for the winner of the match.
At what time are Heather Watson vs Xiyu Wang to play?
The game time is February 29, 2020, at 00:00 AM (GMT+3).
What are the players’ positions in WTA rankings?
Heather Watson takes the 69th positions and Xiyu Wang takes the 127th positions in WTA Tour Rankings.
How many wins and losses does Heather Watson have?
Heather Watson has won 64.1% of the games as a favorite.
How many wins and losses does Xiyu Wang have?
Xiyu Wang has won 77.8% of the games as a favorite.
For the second time this season, Heather Watson makes it to the semi-finals of the WTA tournaments this season. The former 38th racket of the world is gradually getting closer to returning to the top 50. In January, she failed to reach the final of Hobart. Then Elena Rybakina got in the way of Watson (3-6, 6-4, 4-6).
In Acapulco, the tournament grid and the composition of the participants are weaker than they were in Hobart. Nevertheless, it is worth noting that on the way to the semifinals, Watson passed three experienced representatives of the CoCo Vandeweghe round (4-6, 6-4, 6-4), Bondarenko (7-6, 6-2) and McHale (6-3, 1-6, 6-1). In the upcoming fight, it is an experience that can help Watson.
The promising 18-year-old representative of China, Xiyu Wang, is gradually approaching getting into the top 100 WTA ranking. The tennis player now takes 127th place and will clearly improve her position after the tournament in Acapulco.
Xiyu Wang had to start in Acapulco from qualification. Successfully managed, played out and went in the main grid for three circles. The greatest problems for Xiyu Wang arose in the second round match against the experienced Errani (7-5, 6-7, 6-1).
Despite the serious advantage in the strength of the blows and in the pitch, it was not easy for the Chinese woman to stay in the game on the backline when exchanging blows. In its current form, Watson is also capable of making serious work on the backline of a young rival.
Betting Tips Statistics
- Watson and Xiyu Wang did not play between themselves.
- In 2020, Watson won eleven out of 15 matches.
- Xiyu Wang will play for the first time in his career in the semifinals of the WTA tournament.
Heather Watson vs Xiyu Wang Predictions
In the line of bookmakers for the upcoming semi-final, there is a movement of odds to Xiyu Wang. The tennis player went a difficult way to her first career semi-final of the WTA tournament. The experience here is of considerable importance. This season, Watson looks very good, seeks to return to the top 50, is able to play tactically competently due to experience.
We believe that for a coefficient just above 2.00 it is worth playing in the match the bet on the win of the representative of the UK.