Donna Vekic and Victoria Azarenka will face off in the 2nd round of Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic for the 1st time in their career.
1.What is the shape of the players in the last 5 matches?
- Donna Vekic
- Last result: 2-1 vs Two
- Shape: W L L L W
Donna Vekic finally managed to win in a WTA tournament, after registering 3 consecutive defeats, being eliminated first in the last 2 competitions in which she participated.Quite close to elimination was also in the first round of this tournament. The young sportswoman from Croatia needed a decisive set to overcome Misaki Doi. He is the first presence for the Croatian here, so he has no points at this tournament.She played quite well on the hard this year, managing to reach the semis in Brisbane and in the final on the indoor hard in Saint Petersburg.
- Victoria Azarenka
- Last result: 2-0 vs Tan
- Shape: W L W W L
Viktoria Azarenka is for the 6th time here and has a quarter final to defend, the phase in which she was defeated last year by Danielle Rose Collins. However, this is not his best performance here, the Belarusian managed to win this tournament in 2010, after a final with Maria Sharapova.The former WTA leader had a rather easy match in the first round of this edition, passing in the first round of Harmony Tan, of France, 6-2 6-4.We can say that Azarenka has noticed only one tournament this year and the one held in the same part of the world with him, in Monterrey. There she managed to reach the final where she was defeated by Garbine Muguruza.
2.News, analysis, statistics and progress about the 2 players.
- He is present for the first time in his career at this tournament
- It currently occupies the 26th WTA position, the best position being 22
- He met Viktoria Azarenka for the first time in his career
- Has 9 wins and 6 defeats this year on the hard.
- If he goes further, in quarters he will be able to meet favorite 3, Elise Mertens
- He is present for the 6th time at this tournament
- He managed to win this tournament only once, in 2010
- It was in the past the first WTA place, but now it is 38th
- Has 11 wins and 6 defeats this year on the hard
- For the presence in the optimum you will receive 55 WTA points
Tennis Prediction of the Day Donna Vekic vs Viktoria Azarenka
There is no head to head record between Donna Vekic and Victoria Azarenka since this will be the first time that they will square off at pro level.
Prediction Today: Donna Vekic