Due to start at 3 pm
Konta 2.66, Kvitova 1.59
Kvitova leads their previous matches 3-1. They last played on grass in Birmingham in June last year. Kvitova won that day in straight sets. They are 1-1 on grass.
Overall results favour Kvitova in the last 12 months and also in 2019 although both are having a great season. Grass results slightly favour Kvitova.
Kvitova has not lost a set so far. Her opening sets have all been close. She has lost just 2 games in all her second sets. This is her first time in the fourth round since she won the title in 2014.
Konta had a tough opening set in the tournament. She took it 7-5 against Ana Bogdan. She has lost just 1 set so far which was in the last round against Sloane Stephens. Their second set was also tight but Konta ran away with their deciding set, winning it 6-1.
We have a very good chance of seeing 3 sets. Back Kvitova around 1.90.
Update: Kvitova hit the entry price and went on to win set 1. Konta won in 3 sets. 3-6, 6-2, 6-2