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Jessica Pegula vs Aryna Sabalenka Prediction – WTA Finals

Jessica Pegula had two disappointing results in the first two rounds, now she must win her last group stage feature to have a chance of advancing to the semifinals. Sabalenka only needs to win this match to ensure her qualification to the next round, although having a high percentage of sets won will be decisive in case of a possible draw, both players depend on the result between Ons Jabeur and Maria Sakkari.

Jessica Pegula vs Aryna Sabalenka Prediction and Betting Tips

We know you’re looking for analysis and tips to help you predict the outcome of the most important games at the WTA Finals. That’s why we dig into every detail surrounding the best tennis players in the world. In this way, we offer you real facts and picks objectively. To set the right bet for Jessica Pegula vs Aryna Sabalenka, read our free betting tips and predictions:

Sabalenka to Win

Since 2020, the year of their first meeting, Jessica and Aryna have met four times in total. The first time, Jessica Pegula won after a very close match. However, on the next three occasions, Aryna Sabalenka won in straight sets, it is worth noting that these three victories were played on clay, while the feature Pegula won was on a hard court.

Pegula vs Sabalenka Head to Head

Jessica Pegula vs Aryna Sabalenka WTA Finals
Jessica Pegula (USA) on day one of the WTA Finals at Dickies Arena. Mandatory Credit: Susan Mullane-USA TODAY Sports/Sipa USA – Photo by Icon sport

Since 2020, the year of their first meeting, Jessica and Aryna have met four times in total. The first time, Jessica Pegula won after a very close match. However, on the next three occasions, Aryna Sabalenka won in straight sets, it is worth noting that these three victories were played on clay, while the feature Pegula won was on a hard court.

  • 25/08/2020 Pegula won 2-1 (Cincinnati, Hardcourt)
  • 29/09/2020 Sabalenka won 2-0 (Ronland Garro, Clay)
  • 04/05/2021 Sabalenka won 2-0 (Madrid, Clay)
  • 12/05/2022 Sabalenka won 2-0 (Romep, Clay)

Pegula WTA Finals Analysis

So far, Jessica Pegula is the first to lose her first two features, however, she has had a great performance against her first two opponents. In round one, she lost in straight sets to Maria Sakkari, but both sets went to tie-breaks. In the previous round she faced Ons Jabeur, Pegula won the first set 6-1, but then lost the last two. The American tennis player needs a win but also depends on another result to advance to the semifinals.

Round 1: Ons Jabeur defeated Jessica Pegula 2-1

Sabalenka WTA Finals Analysis

After a great performance and a victory in round 1, Aryna Sabalenka could not repeat her feat in round 2, in which she faced the group leader and first qualifier to the semifinals Maria Sakkari. Sabalenka converted two break points but Sakkari did it five times, so the match was decided in 1 hour and a half, and the victory went to the Greek tennis player in two straight sets.

Round 2: Maria Sakkari defeated Aryna Sabalenka 2-0

Useful Facts about Jessica Pegula vs Aryna Sabalenka

Match scheduled – 4th November at 22:45 BST

Type of tennis court – Hardcourt Outdoor

Bookmakers’ odds – Jessica Pegula 10/11 (1.91) – Aryna Sabalenka 5/6 (1.83)

These odds in this article were correct at the time of writing. We recommend checking with the bookmaker before placing the bet.

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Frederick Escalona

For almost a decade, I have been pleased to create texts about many topics, but specializing in sports. In my free time I am a football coach, and enjoy helping children to learn, and release their full potential. Being surrounded by a sporting environment helps me analyze matches in a special way and write lovely masterpieces.