February 8 at 05:00 (UK time) in the qualifying round of the Fed Cup – World Group the US athlete Serena Williams (38 years old) and the representative of the Latvian national team Elena Ostapenko (22 years old) will play.
Serena Williams continues to hunt for the Grand Slam tournament. The most surprising thing is that the American has repeatedly come close to her goal, but then at the most important moment incomprehensible problems arose. What to expect from Serena Williams?
At what time does the Serena Williams vs Jelena Ostapenko play?
The game time is February 08, 2020, at 05:00 AM (UK time).
What are player’s positions in WTA rankings?
Serena Williams takes the 9th positions and Jelena Ostapenko takes the 40th position in WTA Tour Rankings.
How many wins and losses do the Serena Williams have?
Serena Williams has won 87.8% of games as a favorite.
How many wins and losses does the Jelena Ostapenko have?
Jelena Ostapenko has won 66.7% of the games as a favorite.
Williams is still only impressive in its pressure and fighting character. After all, she returned after a difficult birth and does everything possible to become the best in the history of the WTA tour. Even at 38, the representative of America is able to compete with young and promising tennis players. Everyone is still afraid of Serena and is still losing in the locker room. And she herself stands out with incredible power.
Serena Williams played 36 matches last season, 28 matches were winning for the tennis player. Most successful for the athlete were the competitions in Toronto and Wimbledon, where the American was a participant in the finals. Serena began the new game season actively, the girl went to court in 8 meetings and won 7 times.
The starting tournament of the year in Auckland, Williams played just fine and got another cup in his trophy piggy bank. The last match the tennis player played in the 1/16 finals of the Australian Open, lost to Chinese Wang Qiang in a duel (4 / 6.7 / 6.5 / 7). In the WTA ranking, Serena is ranked 9th.
A few years ago, Ostapenko was the main star in tennis. After all, at a young age she won Roland Garros and performed at the highest level. But then at one point everything changed dramatically. First, the Latvian decided to change the coaches, then decided to partially change her playing style, and this led to the fact that she lost herself. At the moment, Jelena goes to court and makes about 40-60 unforced errors in almost every match, while experiencing serious problems with all her rivals, even at the top 200 level.
Jelena Ostapenko spent 54 matches in 2019, the girl managed to win 26 matches. At the beginning of the season, Jelena played poorly and lost in the first rounds of the tournaments. But the end of the year was more successful, the Latvian played in the final meeting at the competition in Linz, and won the tournament in Luxembourg. In 2020, the tennis player participated only in the Australian Open, Jelena in the second round duel lost to Swiss Belinda Bencic (7 / 5.7 / 5). In the ranking, WTA Ostapenko is located at 40 steps.
In the only meeting in person, Jelena Ostapenko won in 2017. The legendary American will bring the point for winning the Federation Cup match to her team, the tennis player is in great shape and has entered the competitive rhythm in the new season.
Betting Tips Statistics
- Tennis players met back in 2017.
- Then Elena Ostapenko managed to gain a sensational victory.
- But now the Latvian does not even come close at the level that at that time.
Serena Williams will definitely come out angry on the court. She is depressed due to the failure at the Australian Open and will definitely want to break away at Ostapenko. Jelena finished and started the season terribly. Therefore, there are no prerequisites for the fact that there will be a struggle. So Serena Williams will win in two sets.