Jelena Ostapenko and Veronika Kudermetova will clash against each other in the finals of the WTA Dubai Tennis Championships 2022.
Jelena Ostapenko vs Veronika Kudermetova: Match Details
- Tournament: Dubai Duty Tennis Championship 2022
- Match: Jelena Ostapenko vs Veronika Kudermetova
- Round: Finals
- Date: February 19, 2022
- Venue: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
- Surface: Hardcourt
- Prize Money: $149,870
Jelena Ostapenko vs Veronika Kudermetova: Preview
Latvian tennis star Jelena Ostapenko has had a great run in the WTA Dubai Tennis Championships 2022 till now. She defeated Petra Kvitova in the quarter-finals with a score of 5-7, 7-5, 7-6. She saved herself a place in the finals by knocking out one of the favorites of the tour, Simona Halep in the semifinals with a score of 2-6, 7-6, 6-0. Ahead of this, she was spotted at the St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy where she won the quarter-finals, but she lost to Anett Kontaveit in the semifinals.
Veronika Kudermetova won her recent match of the Dubai Championships by beating Marketa Vondrousova in the semifinals. She won her quarter-finals match against Jil Teichmann with a score of 6-2, 5-7, 6-4. Ahead of this tournament she played at the St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy but lost the opening round against Belinda Bencic with a score of 6-2, 4-6, 6-7 and got knocked out of the tournament.
Jelena Ostapenko vs Veronika Kudermetova: Head to Head
This will be the first meeting of the duo. So their head to head stands at 0-0.
Jelena Ostapenko vs Veronika Kudermetova: Prediction
Both Jelena and Veronika seem to be in good form from the start of the tournament. The match between the two will be very interesting and exciting to watch as both the players will strive to win their first title of the season. Although as compared to the latter, the former has more experience in winning big titles. The Latvian is one of the best players on tour if she keeps her game error-free and her big match temperament will give her an added advantage in claiming the title on Dubai.
Prediction: Jelena Ostapenko to win in 3 sets.
Jelena Ostapenko vs Veronika Kudermetova: Live Stream Details
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