Jordan Thompson vs Tommy Paul prediction and odds: Delray Beach Open 2024

Jordan Thompson vs Tommy Paul prediction
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We will see an interesting matchup between Jordan Thompson and Tommy Paul at the Delray Beach Open as we enter the final stages of the tournament. Who will get the win and secure a spot in the semi-finals? Keep reading to find out.

Our favourite Jordan Thompson vs Tommy Paul predictions

While both Thompson and Paul have had a successful showing at the Dallas Open prior to this tournament, it was the American who ended up winning the title there. So, he enters this match on a high, but will that be enough to dispatch of the Australian?

Tommy Paul to win @ 4/7 (1.67)

After winning his first title of the 2024 season, Tommy Paul came to Delray Beach looking for more and he’s on his way to getting what he wants. While Jordan Thompson is a respectable opponent, Paul is the better player of the two, as evidenced by their ATP rankings (Paul 14th, Thompson 42nd). Add the fact that Paul has the advantage of playing in front of his countrymen and we can see him winning this match.

Over 22.5 total games @ 3/4 (1.75)

Paul and Thompson have only met once before, in 2019 in Hertogenbosch, when Thompson edged out the American to get the win. In that match, we saw 26 games being played. Furthermore, Paul has dropped a set in his last two matches and with both players in good form, we can see this duel having a lot of games as well. So, our second Thompson vs Paul prediction is over 22.5 total games.

Jordan Thompson vs Tommy Paul odds

Looking at the odds for this duel, we can see that Tommy Paul is the favourite at 4/7 (1.67) odds, which gives him a 60% probability to win. On the other hand, Thompson to win comes at 11/10 (2.10) odds, which is the same as a 47.60% probability.

Delray Beach Open: Thompson and Paul to meet for the first time since 2019

Our predictions for this match have now been established, let’s see how these players have fared so far this season for the latest tennis betting tips and predictions here.

Jordan Thompson preview

After an early exit at Australian Open and a loss to Stefanos Tsitsipas in the second round, Jordan Thompson had a solid run in Dallas where he reached quarter-finals of the tournament, where he lost to Blake Shelton despite winning the first set. Overall, Thompson is having a solid year, as expected from a player who’s 42nd in the rankings. His win/loss record in 2024 is 9-4.

Tommy Paul preview

As one of the brightest American tennis hopes at the moment, Tommy Paul often has to deal with huge pressure. To his credit, he usually is able to deal with it in the best possible manner, like last week at the Dallas Open, where he won the first title of 2024. Tommy Paul is still waiting for his big break at Grand Slams though, with his best result being Australian Open semis in 2023. Paul’s win/loss record in 2024 is 8-2.

Jordan Thompson vs Tommy Paul head to head

As we mentioned before, Jordan Thompson and Tommy Paul have only met once so far, back in 2019 at Hertogenbosch Open. This is an ATP 250 tournament played on grass and Jordan Thompson beat Tommy Paul in that duel after losing the first set, 2-1 (3-6, 6-1, 6-4).

Key match details

Jordan Thompson vs Tommy Paul
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  • When will this match kick off? This match is scheduled for 18:00 UK time on Friday, 16 February.
  • What is the prize pool for the Delray Beach Open? The total Delray Beach Open prize money is $661,585.
  • Who is the reigning Delray Beach Open champion? Taylor Fritz is the reigning Delray Beach Open champion.

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