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Victoria Azarenka vs Elise Mertens Betting Tips, Predictions & Odds - Close clash expected in US Open quarter-final

  • Victoria Azarenka takes on Elise Mertens in the 2020 US Open Quarter-Finals
  • Victoria Azarenka has won her last 9 matches stretching back to the Western & Southern Open
  • The former World No.1 has lost 2 set in that run.
  • Elise Mertens has not lost a set at the 2020 US Open.
  • Mertens reached the Western & Southern Open Semi-Finals
Victoria Azarenka
Victoria Azarenka takes on Elise Mertens in the 2020 US Open (Getty Images)

Victoria Azarenka and Elise Mertens contest the 2020 US Open quarter-finals on Wednesday. Both players are in great form and this is their first head to head, who will come out on top? 

Victoria Azarenka Stats


Nationality: Belarus
Age: 31 (31 July 1989)
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
Plays: Right-Handed
World Ranking: 27
Career High: 1 (January 2012)
Career Singles Titles: 21
Career Grand Slam Singles Titles: 2 (2 Australian Open)
2020 Singles Titles: 1
US Open Best Result: Runner-Up (2012, 2013)

Victoria Azarenka Form


Victoria Azarenka withdrew from the Australian Open, playing her first tournament of the year at the Monterrey Open. She lost to Tamara Zidansek in the first round.

Azarenka competed at the Top Seed Open in Lexington, losing in the first round to Venus Williams.

The former world No. 1 competed at the Western & Southern Open, winning the title after Naomi Osaka withdrew from the final. She beat Donna Vekic, Caroline Garcia, Alize Cornet and Ons Jabeur in straight sets and beat Johanna Konta in the semi-finals.

Victoria Azarenka carried that form into the US Open. She won in straight sets against Barbara Haas, 5th seed Aryna Sabalenka and Iga Swiatek. 

Azarenka found herself a set down against 20th seed Karolina Muchova in the fourth round, but turned it around to win 5-7 6-1 6-4.

Elise Mertens Stats


Nationality: Belgium
Age: 24 (17 November 1995)
Height: 5'10" (179cm)
Plays: Right-Handed
World Ranking: 18
Career High: 12 (November 2018)
Career Singles Titles: 5
Career Grand Slam Singles Titles: 0
2020 Singles Titles: 0
US Open Best Result: Quarter-Finals (2019)

Elise Mertens Form


Third seed Elise Mertens began 2020 with quarterfinal defeats at the Shenzhen Open and Hobart International. The World No.18 fell 4-6 4-6 to Simona Halep in the Australian Open Round of 16.

Mertens won both matches at the Fed Cup before second round defeats at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships and Qatar Total Open.

The Belgian fell early at the Palermo Ladies Open before reaching the Prague Open final. Halep stood in her way once again, beating Mertens 6-2 5-7.

Mertens performed well at the Western & Southern Open, reaching the semi-finals. She beat Rebecca Peterson, Kristina Mladenovic, Veronika Kudermetova and Jessica Pegula before a 6-2 7-6 defeat to Naomi Osaka.

Elise Mertens hasn’t lost a set at the 2020 US Open. She as beaten Laura Siegemund 6-2 6-2, Sara Sorribes Tormo 6-3 7-5, Caty Mcnally 7-5 6-1 and 2nd seed Sofia Kenin 6-3 6-3.

Victoria Azarenka vs Elise Mertens Head to Head


This is the first match between Victoria Azarenka and Elise Mertens.

Victoria Azarenka vs Elise Mertens Betting Odds


Victoria Azarenka is a 1.83 favourite at Unibet with Elise Mertens priced at 2.00.

Victoria Azarenka vs Elise Mertens Stats


  • Victoria Azarenka has won her 9 last matches.
  • Victoria Azarenka has lost 2 set in her 9 last matches.
  • Elise Mertens has won all 4 matches in straight sets (2020 US Open).

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Victoria Azarenka vs Elise Mertens will be played in the US Open quarter-finals.

When is Victoria Azarenka vs Elise Mertens being played?

Victoria Azarenka vs Elise Mertens will be played on Wednesday 9 September 2020.

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Verdict

Victoria Azarenka‘s comeback is going great and it seems inevitable she will win more tournaments. Elise Mertens is in fine form but Azarenka‘s experience could be key down the stretch.

Best Bet: Victoria Azarenka Win Winner @-120.48 at BetMGM - 3 Units
Value Bet: Over 21.5 Total Games @-112.36 at bet365 Sport NJ - 3 Units
Correct Score Tip: Azarenka Win 2-1 Correct Score @350 at Borgata Sports - 1 Unit

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