Round 4 of Roland Garros concludes today in what shuld be a dry sunny day in Paris. There are four men’s mathces on the card, Murray v Khachanov, Verdasco v Nishikori, Anderson v Cilic and Wawrinka v Monfils. Verdasco v Nishikori At approximately 11:30 UK time, Verdasco will take on Nishikori on court Suzanne Lenglen. […]Read more "Can Verdasco knock out an injured Nishikori?"
Day 4 in Budapest and Barcelona is in action today, with Barcelona possibly being a wash out until around 16:00 UK time. The matches in Budapest look difficult to predict today, while in Barcelona we have 5 sub 1.20 favourites in the shape of Carreno-Busta, Thiem, Nadal, Murray and Goffin. Murray v Lopez In normal […]Read more "Can Murray bounce back?"
Day 3 is in action today in both Budapest, Hungary and Barcelona, Spain. In Budapest we only have 4 matches today, while Barcelona features 9 matches on the card. Bedene v Haase At around 11:00 UK time, Bedene will take on Robin Haase for place in the quarter-finals. They have met each other on the […]Read more "Can Bedene continue his winning streak?"
Day 2 in Barcelona and Budapest is underway now, with a few results already in. Notably the exit of Kyle Edmund to Dominic Thiem in Barcelona. However, the Brits still have Bedene, Evans and Murray remaining this week. Ferrer v Anderson At around 13:00 UK time Ferrer will walk out on court for the first […]Read more "Is it the end for David Ferrer?"
Yesterday Nadal won an unprecedented 10th Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters title, defeating Ramos-Vinolas 6-1 6-3 in the final and ending his superb run at the tournament. This week the players are in Budapest for a 250 tournament, while there are some house-hold names such as Murray and Nadal competing for a 500 tournament in Barcelona. Nishikori has […]Read more "Can Goffin go deep in Barcelona?"
Both of my tips were winners yersterday. Firstly, Cilic had to come from a break down in the second set and win the tie-break in order to take the total games above 22.5, and secondly, Goffin easily covered the +3.5 game handicap when he defeated Djokovic in 3 sets. Ramos-Vinolas and Pouille are already in […]Read more "Can Goffin defeat the ‘king of clay’?"
Yesterday saw Murray make a shock exit from the Monte Carlo Rolex, losing 2-1 to Albert Ramos-Vinolas after leading by two breaks of serve in the final set. I recommended backing Ramos to win the first set, but instead he won the second and third. My second wager was a winner when Carreno-Busta lost 6-2 […]Read more "Will Djokovic reach the semi-finals?"