In the opening match, Australian Open on January 20, Halep expects a confrontation with Jennifer Brady. We propose in the prediction for the match to assess the prospects of tennis players to enter the second round.

Jennifer Brady

For Jennifer Brady, the most successful was the Australian Open of 2017. Then the American tennis player was able to qualify for the fourth round. Tennis players could not get closer to that achievement in 2018 and 2019. The last two years have not won in the main draw.

In the new season, Brady showed her best side in the tournament in Brisbane. She started from the qualification and reached the quarter-finals. It should be noted Brady’s victory over the first racket of the world Ashley Barty (6-4, 7-6). Pleased in Brisbane with a reliable game on his pitch, the ability to keep a high pace in the draws. Jennifer is physically ready physically for the start of the season.

Simona Halep

Over the past three years, Simone Halep has been unstable at the Australian Open. In 2017, she lost in the first round. In the season of 2018, she was able to reach the finals. Last year in the fourth round I lost to Serena Uiyalms (1-6, 6-4, 4-6). Only once in the last three years, she was able to start in Melbourne with a victory in two sets.

In 2020, Halep started with a tournament in Adelaide. In the first round, Tomlyanovich replayed in two sets (6-4, 7-5). Following, she could not oppose anything to Arina Sobolenko (4-6, 2-6).

Statistics and personal meetings

  • In a single personal meeting, Halep won.
  • Brady took a set from Halep in a personal meeting.
  • In 2020, Brady won five victories and suffered one defeat.

Jennifer Brady vs Simona Halep Prediction

In the 2019 season, tennis players played among themselves on hard in Toronto. Then, in a three-set match, Halep was only able to snatch victory in a tie-break (4-6, 7-5, 7-6). At the start of the new season, Brady showed excellent readiness with her successful performance in Brisbane. We expect that the American tennis player is able to impose a fight on Simone and offer a prediction for the set performed by Brady.

Our prediction is Brady’s victory.