Garbine Muguruza and Elina Svitolina meet in the most balanced match of the 3rd round at Roland Garros, today in the Philippe Chatrier arena. The two players play fine on clay, surface that they did not meet too often.
The form of players and the latest direct results
- Last online meeting: Elina Svitolina vs Garbine Muguruza 2-0, on 20.02.2019
- Form Garbine Muguruza (last 5 games): W W L W W
- Form Elina Svitolina (last 5 games): W W L L L
Roland Garros champion Garbine Muguruza in 2016 started this year with two fairly light wins in front of Taylor Townsend and Johanna Larsson. The player in Spain is now in front of the really tough first party that could lead her for the sixth consecutive year in the second week of the Grand Salm in Paris.”It’s the kind of game I can not wait to play. Perhaps it should have happened in the final stages, but I am very motivated to meet Elina Svitolina again, who is one of the top players, “Muguruza said before the duel of today.
In 9th place WTA, Elina Svitolina defeated her in the first round of Roland Garros with a 6-3 double on Venus Williams, then had another day’s rest after the next opponent, Kateryna Kozlova, retired.Svitolina leads 5-9 on Muguruza in direct encounters, but they met on slag only twice. The first match between the two players took place in 2012 in the qualifiers of Roland Garros, and then Muguruza won 6-1, 7-5. The last direct duel took place this year in the Dubai Tournament, and Svitolina won 6-1, 6-2.
Tennis Prediction of the Day Garbine Muguruza vs Elina Svitolina
I’m expecting a life-and-die duel, where both players play at full speed.
Prediction Today: over 2.5 sets in the match