• Home
  • Tennis
  • Vienna Open

Kevin Anderson vs Andrey Rublev Betting Tips, Predictions & Odds - Can Anderson match Rublev in the Vienna Open semi-finals?

  • Kevin Anderson takes on Andrey Rublev in the Vienna Open semi-finals
  • Kevin Anderson is 1-1 against Andrey Rublev
  • The South African is a former World No.5 who won this tournament in 2018
  • Andrey Rublev has won 4 tournaments in 2020
  • The Russian hit a career high World No.8 ranking after winning the St. Petersburg Open
Andrey Rublev
Andrey Rublev beat Dominic Thiem in the Erste Bank Open quarter-finals (Getty Images)

Kevin Anderson takes on Andrey Rublev in the 2020 ATP Vienna Open semi-finals on Saturday. Anderson has been serving exceptionally well in Austria and will need to be at his best to beat the Russian World No.8.

Kevin Anderson Stats


Nationality: South Africa
Age: 34 (18 May 1986)
Height: 6'8" (203cm)
Plays: Right-Handed
World Ranking: 111
Career High: 5 (July 2018)
Career Singles Titles: 6
2020 Singles Titles: 0

Kevin Anderson Form


Kevin Anderson failed to get past the second round in six straight tournaments to start 2020. He reached the French Open third round, going down 6-3 6-2 6-3 to Andrey Rublev.

The South African didn’t play again until the ATP Vienna Open, a tournament he won in 2018. Anderson beat Dennis Novak 6-7 6-4 7-6 in the first round after saving three consecutive match points in a final-set tie-break.

Kevin Anderson beat Pablo Carreno Busta 7-5 6-1 in the second round before a 6-4 7-6 win against Daniil Medvedev in the quarter-finals. He won 83% of first-serve points and saved the only break point he faced.

The former World No. 5 is playing in his first ATP Tour semi-final in 21 months.

Andrey Rublev Stats


Nationality: Russia
Age: 23 (20 October 1997)
Height: 6'2" (188cm)
Plays: Right-Handed
World Ranking: 8
Career High: 8 (October 2020)
Career Singles Titles: 6
2020 Singles Titles: 4

Andrey Rublev Form


Andrey Rublev started 2020 by winning the Qatar Open and Adelaide International. He returned from the corona virus induced break with a first round exit at the Western & Southern Open. 

The Russian performed better at the US Open, reaching the quarter-finals where he went down 7-6 6-3 7-6 to Daniil Medvedev. Rublev played three tournaments on clay, beginning with a second round exit to Hubert Hurkacz at the Italian Open.

The 23-year-old bounced back to win the Hamburg European Open after a 6-4 3-6 7-5 win against Stefanos Tsitsipas in the final. Rublev reached the French Open quarter-finals, going down 7-5 6-2 6-3 to Tsitsipas.

Andrey Rublev returned to hard courts at the St. Petersburg Open. He beat Vasek Pospisil, Ugo Humbert, Cameron Norrie and Denis Shapovalov before a 7-6 6-4 win against Borna Coric in the final.

Rublev started the Vienna Open with a 6-3 6-2 win against Norbert Gombos before a walkover against Jannik Sinner. He beat an injured Dominic Thiem 7-6 6-2 in the quarter-finals.

Andrey Rublev will be playing in his fifth semi-final in 2020.

Kevin Anderson vs Andrey Rublev Head to Head


Kevin Anderson is 1-1 against Andrey Rublev. They first met at the 2015 US Open with Anderson winning 7-6 6-7 7-5 6-3.

Rublev squared the ledger at the 2020 French Open, winning 6-3 6-2 6-3 at Roland Garros.

Kevin Anderson vs Andrey Rublev Odds


Andrey Rublev is a 1.15 favourite at betfair with Kevin Anderson available 4.20. 

Kevin Anderson vs Andrey Rublev Stats


  • Kevin Anderson has allowed 5 break points in his last 3 matches (2020 Vienna Open).
  • Kevin Anderson won the 2018 Vienna Open.
  • Kevin Anderson’s highest world ranking was No.5 in 2018.
  • Kevin Anderson is 1-1 against Andrey Rublev.
  • Andrey Rublev has allowed 2 break points in his last 2 completed matches (2020 Vienna Open).
  • Andrey Rublev is ranked World No.8.
  • Andrey Rublev has won 4 tournaments in 2020.

Verdict


Kevin Anderson has been playing strong tennis in Vienna where he won in 2020. His serve has been very strong which can take this match to over 21.5 total games.

Kevin Anderson vs Andrey Rublev FAQ

Where can I watch Kevin Anderson vs Andrey Rublev live stream online?

Check our live streaming calendar to see where to watch the Kevin Anderson vs Andrey Rublev live stream online.

Where can I get Kevin Anderson vs Andrey Rublev free bets?

Get Kevin Anderson vs Andrey Rublev free bets when you open a new betting account with an online bookmaker.

What tournament are Kevin Anderson vs Andrey Rublev playing in?

Kevin Anderson vs Andrey Rublev are playing in the 2020 ATP Vienna Open semi-finals.

When is Kevin Anderson vs Andrey Rublev being played?

Kevin Anderson vs Andrey Rublev will be played on Saturday 31 November 2020.

US

Verdict

I'm backing over 21.5 games in the semi-final.

Best Bet: Over 21.5 Games Total Games @-138.89 at BetMGM - 3 Units

Top Betting Sites

special-offer-1Special offers

Upcoming Events

16 March 2021