Wimbledon 2021: Madison Keys vs Viktorija Golubic Preview, Head to Head, and Prediction

World No. 27 Madison Keys will take on World No. 66 Viktorija Golubic in the fourth round of the 2021 Wimbledon on July 5.

Madison Keys vs Viktorija Golubic
Madison Keys vs Viktorija Golubic

World No. 27 Madison Keys will take on World No. 66 Viktorija Golubic in the fourth round of the 2021 Wimbledon on July 5.

Madison Keys vs Viktorija Golubic: Match Details

TournamentWimbledon 2021
MatchMadison Keys vs Viktorija Golubic
RoundThird Round
Date3rd July, 2021
Prize Money$162,320
VenueWimbledon, Great Britain
SurfaceGrass Court

Madison Keys vs Viktorija Golubic: Preview

Madison Keys
Madison Keys

Keys comes into the fourth round match after having beaten Elise Mertens convincingly in the previous round. She also beat Katie Swan and Lauren Davis in the earlier round. In fact, the American is one of the few players in the women’s side to have not dropped a set so far. It is also not to be forgotten that she has won couple of grass court tournaments a few years ago. Therefore, it is not surprising to see her in top-notch form on the grass this year. The 27-year-old is 5/1 on the surface till now in 2021 and is also a former quarterfinalist at the All England Club. Given her recent run and grass court efficiency, we can expect Keys to make a deep run at 2021 Wimbledon.  

On the other hand, Golubic comes into this round having dropped only one set till now. She beat Madison Brengle in the last round. She kicked off her 2021 Wimbledon campaign by beating Veronika Kudermetova in three long sets. She also reached the quarterfinals of Eastbourne before losing to Annet Kontaveit. With eight wins to three loses, she is decently warmed on the grass this year. The Swiss girl is into her first fourth round appearance at the Championships and who knows how where she can end up?

Madison Keys vs Viktorija Golubic: Head to Head

Viktorija Golubic
Viktorija Golubic

These two will be meeting for the third time on the tour. Currently, they are locked at 1-1.

Madison Keys vs Viktorija Golubic: Prediction

Madison Keys
Madison Keys

This will match can the ingredients to go the full distance given how both girls have been playing in this tournament. In addition, both have spent considerable time on the grass, which can further aid them in this match. This match could be decided by who returns better and converts those crucial break point opportunities. At the moment though, Keys has a slight advantage given her experience.

Match Prediction: Madison Keys should win in three sets.

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