ATP Dubai: Semi-Final Predictions

Novak Djokovic 1. Novak Djokovic v Juan Martin Del Potro (Dubai, SF) The Dubai quarter-finals were as anticipated, all very predictable with four straight set wins for the top four seeds.  The semi-finals should at least see some more competitive contests and the first of those will see Juan Martin Del Potro take on a…

ATP Dubai: 2nd Round Predictions

A crazy week of tennis with six tennis tournaments in different timezones and all at different stages too! My full predictions at the top of the page have now been updated. Juan Martin Del Potro 1. Juan Martin Del Potro v Somdev Devvarman (Dubai, R2) Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Janko Tipsarevic both lost in straight sets…

ATP/WTA Acapulco: Preview and Predictions

The final tournament this week is a joint event in Acapulco, which sees the end of the Latin America swing for the men with the best draw of the lot. ๏ปฟ๏ปฟ ATP Acapulco David Ferrer Rafael Nadal plays his third tournament on his comeback and could meet his toughest opponent yet in David Ferrer.  Ferrer is…

WTA Dubai, Memphis: Final Predictions

Petra Kvitova Petra Kvitova v Sara Errani (Dubai, F) The story of the week in Dubai has been the improvment of Petra Kvitova, who has taken full advantage of the withdrawals of Serena Williams and Victoria Azarenka.  She takes on Sara Errani in the final, who came through her semi-final against BFF, Roberta Vinci in straight…

WTA Dubai, ATP Marseille: Friday Predictions

Caroline Wozniacki 1. Caroline Wozniacki v Petra Kvitova (Dubai, SF) It was just over a year ago when Caroline Wozniacki and Petra Kvitova were the top two in the rankings, but since then, both have struggled to reach those heights again.  Perhaps this week is a sign of things to come in 2013 as the…