In the upcoming match of the Fed Cup we will enjoy the game of Serena Williams and Anastasija Sevastova. Does Serena deserve to be in the Top 10 of the WTA? We’ve made a prediction for yo for this match – Read it out below
At what time will Serena Williams vs Anastasija Sevastova play?
The game time is February 08, 2020, at 8:30 PM (ET).
What are the player’s positions in WTA rankings?
Serena Williams takes the 9th position and Anastasija Sevastova takes the 41th position in WTA Tour Rankings.
How many wins and losses does Serena Williams have?
Serena Williams has won 85.3% of games as a favorite.
How many wins and losses does Anastasija Sevastova have?
Anastasija Sevastova has won 64.6% of the games as a favorite.
Serena Williams over the past round went to the court in 35 meetings and in six of them the American failed to outplay her rivals. In 2020, Serena held nine fights, winning in seven matches. This season, the American began with a victory in the championship in Auckland. But Major Serena failed, in the 1/16 finals of the Australian Open, Williams unexpectedly lost to Chinese athlete Wang Qiang with a score of 1:2 (4:6, 7:6 (7:2), 5:7). Now Serena Williams is the 9th number in the world list of tennis players.
Williams beated the Latvian Elena Ostapenko in the previous game with a score of 7:6 (7:4), 7:6 (7:3). The American handled the tie-break quite well, but had problems closing it. Ostapenko did a great job but in the end Serena managed to get the victory.
Serena Williams has a very strong character, so that at any moment can turn the tide of the fight. The American is now in a good physical shape, which was evident in all previous matches of the season. Despite her age she continues amusing her fans and spectacors at the stadium with an incredible energy. Williams is convinced that she can stay in the Top 10 of the WTA
Throughout her professional career, Sevastova has been fighting not only on the court, but also outside it. The problem is that the Latvian athlete has serious chronic problems with her legs, and she spends almost every match with pain. For this reason, Anastasia even ended her professional career. At the moment, the tennis player is in the top 50, but recent results leave much to be desired. She has regular health problems and is without constant playing practice.
Anastasia Sevastova last year played 51 games, of which 29 confrontations brought a win. In 2019, the athlete won on the home court in Jurmala. This year the Latvian tennis player has played only three matches losing each of them. Sevastova suffers a series of five consecutive defeats. The last time she won on the court was October 14, 2019. In their last match at the Australian Open, the Latvian racket lost to Ajla Tomljanovic from Australia with a score of 0:2 (1:6, 1:6). Now Anastasia Sevastova plays being the 41st racket of the world.
Betting Tips Statistics
- Williams played with Sevastova two years ago at the US Open where Serena won 6:3, 6:0.
- The American suffered only one defeat against Wang Qiang in the last 5 matches.
- Anastasija Sevastova lost all of her last 5 games.
Usually Elena Ostapenko gives all her best in the first matches of the tournaments and if it’s like that in the match with Serena, then she could take a set from her opponent, and perhaps even not only a one. The match can develop in different scenarios, of course, but Williams is an absolute favourite in this meeting. So we advise you to bet on the American.
Our prediction is the victory of Serena Williams