Patricia Tig continues her dream return to the circuit, with a remarkable journey in the Asian hardcore tournaments, to meet in the second round in Seoul on Iberian Paula Badosa Gilbert, a very balanced match.

Patricia Tig

▪️The player from Spain, aged 21, currently ranks 88th in the WTA rankings, the highest ranking in his career.
▪️It has been a very consistent season so far, making the move from ITF to WTA tournaments, winning matches against some important players in the circuit.
▪️The most important result of the last period was the qualification for the premiere on the main board of a Grand Slam tournament, at the US Open, where she was defeated in the inaugural round by Dutchman Kiki Bertens.
▪️In the first round of the Seoul tournament Jill Teichmann passed with at least 6-4 doubles.

Paula Badosa Gilbert

▪️The player from Spain, aged 21, currently ranks 88th in the WTA rankings, the highest ranking in his career.
▪️It has been a very consistent season so far, making the move from ITF to WTA tournaments, winning matches against some important players in the circuit.
▪️The most important result of the last period was the qualification for the premiere on the main board of a Grand Slam tournament, at the US Open, where she was defeated in the inaugural round by Dutchman Kiki Bertens.
▪️In the first round of the Seoul tournament Jill Teichmann passed with at least 6-4 doubles.

🎾Direct meetings

The two players have met 3 times so far, the score being 2-1 in favor of the player from Spain, and the last match took place in the qualifiers of this year’s Wimbledon tournament, where Badosa Gilbert prevailed with 2- 1 at sets.

🎾What is the shape of the players in the last 5 matches?
  • Patricia Mary Tig
  • Last result: 2-1 vs Danka Kovinic (Seoul – hard)
  • Shape: W W W L W

Three years have elapsed since the previous participation of Patricia Tig, place 124 WTA, on the main panel of the Korea Open, WTA International tournament with total prizes worth $ 250000. Then, the player born in 1994 in Caransebes stopped in the semifinals of the competition, being defeated in two sets, score 1-6, 2-6 by Lara Arruabarrena Vecino.
As for qualifying, Patricia passed the British tennis team Samantha Murray, 291 WTA, score 6-4, 6-2, respectively by Norwegian Ulrikke Eikeri, also in minimum sets, 6-0, 6-2, and in the sixteenth he won 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 against world number 117, Danka Kovinic from Montenegro.

 

  • Paula Badosa Gibert
  • Last result: 2-0 vs Jil Belen Teichmann (Seoul – hard)
  • Shape: W L L L W

Tennis player just 21 years old, Paula Badosa Gibert, 88th place in the WTA hierarchy, is present for the second time in her career on the main panel of the South Korean Open, the WTA International tournament organized in Seoul. 4 years ago, the Spanish player stopped in the first round of the competition, after the defeat suffered in front of the more experienced Varvara Lepchenko, score 2-6, 3-6.
The beneficiary of a wild card during the Grand Slam tournament at Flushing Meadows, Badosa gave up at least 4-6, 2-6 in the company of world number 8, Kiki Bertens, in the first round of the US Open. Then another defeat followed, this time in the first round of the Jiangxi Open, in China, 4-6, 2-6 in the dispute against Shuai Peng, place 109 WTA and victory in the first round of the Korea Open, 2-0 in the sets against the Swiss Jil Belen Teichmann, 70th place WTA.

🎾News, analysis, statistics and progress about the 2 players.

▫️The 83rd WTA is the best ranking in the hierarchy for Patricia Tig.
▫️In August he won the first WTA trophy in his career, in Germany, on the slag at Karlsruhe.
▫️71.3% is the percentage of games won by Tig on its own service, this year.
▫️He won 31 of the 39 games played on the hard surface in 2019.
▫️Also this year the Bucharest Open final was played, but was defeated 2-6 and 0-6 by Elena Rybakina from Kazakhstan.
▫️To date he has not won any WTA trophies.
▫️This year, Badosa was present in the semifinals of the tournaments in Palermo and Karlsruhe, both played on clay.
▫️41.7% is the percentage of break balls made by Badosa in 2019.
▫️He has won 16 of the 27 matches played on the hard surface this year.
▫️56.9% represents the percentage of success on the Iberian player’s own service.

Tennis Prediction of the Day Patricia Tig vs Paula Badosa Gibert

Being two close players in the standings and having a similar style of play, based on long ball exchanges behind the field, I expect the duel between the two players to be a balanced one, with many games, being hard to believe as one of the players. the two protagonists will manage to fully dominate this game, following the periods of domination to ease.

Prediction Today: Over 19.5 games
Odds: 1.55