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Jannik Sinner vs Alex de Minaur prediction and odds: Canadian Open 2023

Jannik Sinner and Alex de Minaur are the two last players standing at the National Bank Open. They know each other very well and we are about to see an interesting final.

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

Jannik Sinner vs Alex De Minaur – match predictions

Jannik Sinner is considered the favorite in this match mainly because the previous matches against de Minaur. Still, the Australian played amazing this week and his confidence is on the highest possible level.

Alex De Minaur +3.5

Alex de Minaur has never defeated Jannik Sinner but he seems ready to beat anybody this week. The Australian came back from th dead a couple of times this week and he is ready for the challenge that the final match brings. He moves well on the court and even if he doesn’t win he is definitely capable to stay close and cover the +3.5 games spread.

Over 21.5 games

Four of the five de Minaur’s matches in Toronto went over this margin and there is no reason why that won’t be a case in the final. Sinner has been rock solid the entire week and both players will leave everything on the court aiming for their second title of the season. This will be a tough battle that will go over 21.5 games in total.

Jannik Sinner vs Alex De Minaur preview

No one could have predicted that any of these two players would go this far at the Canadian Open seeds, but here they are playing for the title.

Jannik Sinner

Sinner is having the best ranking in his career at No. 8 in the world. The Italian is 40-11 for the season and 17-4 on hard.

He is coming off a 6-4, 6-4 semifinal win over Tommy Paul. Previously, Sinner went past Gael Monfils, Andy Murray and Matteo Berrettini.

He has won one title this season, in Montpellier in February.

Alex de Minaur

De Minaur is the highest-ranked Australian player sitting at No. 18 in the world. He is 33-17 for the season and 20-7 on hard.

In the semifinals, de Minaur defeated Alejandro Davidovich Fokina 6-3, 6-1. Previously, he defeated Daniil Medvedev, Taylor Fritz and Gabriel Diallo and Cameron Norrie.

De Minaur is going for his second title of the season after winning in Acapulco in March.

Jannik Sinner vs Alex De Minaur head to head

Jannik Sinner has won all four of the previous matches against Alex de Minaur. Their last one took place in the second round of the ATP Madrid in 2022, when the Italian won 6-4, 6-1. Earlier that year, they met in the round of 16 at the Australian Open and Sinner won 7-6, 6-3, 6-4. In 2020 in the quarterfinal in Sofia, Sinner won 6-7, 6-4, 6-1. They first match was in the final of the 2019 Next Gen Finals when Sinner won 4-2, 4-1, 4-2.

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Jannik Sinner vs Alex de Minaur match details

  • When will the match between Sinner vs de Minaur be played? The match is scheduled for August 13 at 21:30 GMT.
  • Who is the favorite in the match between Sinner vs de Minaur? Given the odds, Sinner is the favorite to win this match.
  • Who is the defending champion of the National Bank Open? Pablo Careno Busta won the National Bank Open last year.


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