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All eyes will be on Wimbledon’s Center Court as Iga Swiatek and Belinda Bencic go toe-to-toe with each other on Sunday. Which of these players will book a place in the quarter-final of the Wimbledon Championships?
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Iga Swiatek vs Belinda Bencic – Match Predictions
As Iga Swiatek and Belinda Bencic lock horns once again, these are our predictions and tips for this match
Belinda Bencic to Cover +5.5 Games
Granted, Iga Swiatek won all of the last 13 matches she played (excluding walkovers), surrendering just two sets in the process. The Polish ace has been unstoppable in this tournament, defeating all her opponents in straight sets. However, it’s important to note that Bencic will be Swiatek’s toughest opponent yet; she has held her own against the current World number 1 in their most recent encounter. As a matter of fact, Bencic won one of the last two clashes between these players; she covered +5.5 games in both meetings. Despite being the underdog here, we believe there’s a lot of value in backing the Swiss player’s to cover this spread.
At Least 19 Total Games
Next, let’s take a look at the over/under games market. The line is set at 18.5 games for this match, and we believe it’s a bit low considering the last two clashes between these players featured at least one tiebreak. In fact, the last two times these players went up against each other, they ended up playing more than 21 games between them. For this reason, we are taking the over 18.5 games option for this match.
Iga Swiatek vs Belinda Bencic Preview
Our Iga Swiatek vs Belinda Bencic predictions have been established, let’s see how these players have performed so far in this competition.
Iga Swiatek took on Lin Zhu, Sara Sorribes Tormo and Petra Martic in the first three rounds; she didn’t have much trouble defeating these players in straight sets. Compared to her previous opponents however, Belinda Bencic will be a relatively tougher nut to crack; it’ll be interesting to see how Swiatek matches up against the Swiss player.
On the other hand, Belinda Bencic faced Katie Swan, Danielle Collins and Magda Linette in the first three rounds. She held her own against these players, dropping just one set en route to the round of 16. The Swiss player will have her work cut out for her, as she takes on an in-form Iga Swiatek. Can she avenge her United Cup loss today?
Iga Swiatek vs Belinda Bencic Head to Head
Iga Swiatek and Belinda Bencic will be meeting for the fourth time today. The Polish player leads the head-to-head between these two, having won two of their three previous skirmishes. However, Belinda Bencic came out on top the last time these two met in a grand slam.
- 16/02/23 Swiatek won [walkover] (Doha Open, Outdoor Hard)
- 02/01/23 Swiatek won 2-0 (United Cup, Outdoor Hard)
- 06/09/21 Bencic won 2-0 (US Open, Outdoor Hard)
- 27/02/21 Swiatek won 2-0 (Adelaide Open, Outdoor Hard)
Iga Swiatek vs Belinda Bencic Match Details
- When will this match start? The Swiatek vs Bencic match is scheduled for Sunday 9th July.
- On which court will this match be played? Wimbledon’s Center Court will host these players.
- Who do the bookies favour ahead of this match? Iga Swiatek is the clear favourite to win this match.
- Is it possible to watch Wimbledon 2023 in the UK? Of course. This match will be available on BBC and Eurosport UK for fans in the United Kingdom.
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