10:00 – Glatch v Srebotnik
Rankings are 363 and 253. They haven’t played before.
Four years ago Srebotnik was ranked 20. Her recent form has been dire and her starting price of 1.50 looks low.
Glatch was ranked 102 just 12 months ago. She hasn’t had the best of seasons but she came through the qualifying rounds here. She performs quite well against serve and if Srebotnik’s serve is a little below par then she could take advantage.
Neither has played a great deal of tennis over the last 3 months. Both hold serve 72% of the time with Srebotnik’s first serve slightly higher at 67%.
Glatch’s return stats are the better of the two with her winning 43% of points against serve compared to Srebotnik’s 39%.
Laying Srebotnik from the start is a good option. other than that scalping and 15–40 will work well.
Update: Srebotnik won 6-2, 4-6, 6-1.