Swiatek vs Andreescu: prediction for the WTA Rome match
Iga Swiatek managed to extend her winning streak to 25 matches at Rome. A World No. 1 player suffered her most recent defeat on February 16, she was beaten by Jelena Ostapenko at Dubai (6:4, 1:6, 6:7). Swiatek is defending her title at the Italian capital.
In the first round Polish player easily beat Ruse (6:3, 6:1). Second round match against Azarenka turned out to be slightly more difficult (6:4, 6:1). However, there is no sign of slump in Swiatek's performance. She is ready to take another trophy.
Bianca Andreescuproved that she is ready to fight at the highest level after her return. Canadian player won 6 of 8 matches this season.
Former World No. 4 player got a relatively easy draw in first rounds. In the first match team coasted past Raducanu, who failed to finish the match (6:2, 2:1). After that Andreescu recorded a victory in straight sets over Parrizas Diaz (6:3, 7:6). In the round of 16 Andreescu recorded a confident victory over Petra Martic (6:4, 6:4).
This bet won in three of five latest matches of Andreescu
This bet won in each of two Swiatek's matches at Rome
Andreescu regained fitness and completely deserved a spot in the quarter-final of Rome tournament. But Canadian player is unlikely to provide any competition in the match against the current World No. 1 player. Swiatek should be able to extend her winning streak.
Our prediction - Swiatek to win with a handicap of (-4) games
In each of three latest matches Swiatek's opponents were unable to win more than five games. We are not expecting a better performance from Andreescu.
Our second bet is on total under 20.5 games