Paula Badosa will lock horns with Jessica Pegula in the quarter-finals of the Miami Open 2022.
Paula Badosa vs Jessica Pegula: Match Details
- Tournament: Miami Open 2022
- Match: Paula Badosa vs Jessica Pegula
- Round: Quarter-finals
- Date: 30 March 2022
- Venue: Miami, USA
- Surface: Hardcourt
- Prize Money: $9,554,920
Paula Badosa vs Jessica Pegula: Match Preview
Paula Badosa has won 16 of her last 20 matches. She won the title in Sydney before somewhat disappointingly reaching the Australian Open fourth round. The World No.6 fell in the first round in Dubai and second round in Doha, but bounced back in Indian Wells where she suffered a 6-2 4-6 6-1 defeat to Maria Sakkari in the semi-finals. The Spaniard has had a fortunate draw in Miami where she hasn’t lost a set, beating Marie Bouzkova 7-5 7-5, Yulia Putintseva 6-3 6-2 and Linda Fruhvirtova 6-2 6-3.
Jessica Pegula reached the Australian Open quarter-finals where she lost 6-2 6-0 to Ashleigh Barty. The 28-year-old failed to reach the quarters in Dubai and Doha before a first round exit in Indian Wells. Pegula hasn’t lost a set in Miami. She beat Sloane Stephens 6-1 6-4, Elena Rybakina 6-3 6-4 and was 6-0 up against Anhelina Kalinina when her opponent retired.
Paula Badosa vs Jessica Pegula: Head to Head
Paula Badosa and Jessica Pegula have never met each other before in the court, with their meeting at the Miami Open set to be their first.
Paula Badosa vs Jessica Pegula: Match Prediction
Paula Badosa would be the heavy favourite to win this match. The Spaniard is one of the top players in the women’s game and has had some good performances this season. She would ideally like to win a title soon this season. Meanwhile, Pegula has impressed so far both in this tournament and this year in general. The American had an amazing run at the Australian Open and has since not looked back.
Match Prediction- Badosa to win in straight sets.
Paula Badosa vs Jessica Pegula: Broadcast and Live stream details
- USA- Tennis Channel
- Australia– beIN
- UK and Ireland- Amazon Prime
- The Middle East and North Africa- beIN Sports
- Central America- ESPN
- Caribbean Islands- Sportsmax
- South America and Oceania- ESPN International
- Canada- TSN, and DAZN
- Sub-Saharan Africa- SuperSport