Christopher Eubanks vs Hubert Hurkacz Prediction and Odds: Halle Open 2023

The defending champion Hubert Hurkacz starts this year’s Halle Open journey against the American qualifier who will make his debut in the tournament.

These odds from Ladbrokes were correct at the time of writing.

Christopher Eubanks vs Hubert Hurkacz – Match Predictions

Hurkacz is one of those players who enjoy playing on grass and he can definitely beat anybody on this surface. Eubanks is a player who still fights to make a name on the ATP tour and will have a tough time against the defending champion.

Hubert Hurkacz -2.5 games

Hurkacz playes very well on grass and he has good memories from Halle, winning the tournament last year. This surface fits perfectly to his style of play and he will have no problem going past Eubanks, who is first time in Halle. There may not be too many breaks but still, Hurkacz will get to a comfortable win covering the -2.5 games spread.

Under 25.5 games

The total games margin is set pretty high for this match knowing that both players have very confident serves which makes difficult to make a break on this surface. Still, Hurkacz is on a much higher level than Eubanks and he will break him a couple of times which would be enough for a straight set win without going into tie breaks in both of them.

Christopher Eubanks vs Hubert Hurkacz Preview

Hubert Hurkacz is starting his journey in Halle against the Christopher Eubanks hoping to be able to defend the title from last year.

Christopher Eubanks

Eubanks is ranked at No. 77 at the moment, three spots lower than his career high. The American is 25-15 for the season and 5-2 on grass. He made it through the qualifiers last week in Stuttgart and lost in the opening round of the main draw to Richard Gasquet. He will make his first appearance in Halle after defeating Hugo Gaston and Daniel Altmeier in the qualifications. Eubanks’ best result this season was the semifinals at the Gwangjy challenger where he lost to Jordan Thompson.

Hubert Hurkacz

Hurkacz is the defending champion of the Halle Open. The Polish player is not having as good season as he had last year. Currently, he is ranked at No. 17 in the world with his career high being at No. 9. Hurkacz has a 21-13 record for the season and 2-1 on grass. He is coming off a 2-1 loss in the semifinals in Stuttgart to Jan-Lennard Struff. Earlier this season, Hurkacz won the tournament in Marseille defeating Benjamin Bonzi in the final.

Christopher Eubanks vs Hubert Hurkacz Head to Head

This will be the first time these two players face each other.

Halle Open
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Christopher Eubanks vs Hubert Hurkacz Match Details

  • When will the match between Eubanks vs Hurkacz be played? The match is scheduled for June 20.
  • Who is the favorite in the Eubanks vs Hurakcz match? According to the bookies, Hubert Hurakcz is the favorite to win this match.
  • When was the first time Halle Open was played? The tournament was established in 1993.

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