We arrive on the quarterfinal spherical of the 2022 WTA BNP Paribas Poland Open in Warsaw. Iga Swiatek hasn’t been examined to this point, however will now face her hardest opponent but (and possibly in the entire match). An in-form Caroline Garcia isn’t to be underestimated. Who do you assume will be successful?
WTA Warsaw Quarterfinal Predictions
Ana Bogdan vs Laura Pigossi
Head-to-head: First assembly
Laura Pigossi controlled to show her fortunate loser opening into an improbable run. The Brazilian defeated Varvara Gracheva and Nadia Podoroska, attractive in a lot of extraordinary clay-court rallies within the latter victory. This has been a career-best season for Pigossi and if she performs her absolute best, she’s able to taking it to Ana Bogdan. The Romanian stays a heavy favourite regardless that.
Prediction: Bogdan in 3
Jasmine Paolini vs Viktorija Golubic
Head-to-head: Golubic 3-0
Jasmine Paolini would had been getting into the quarterfinal degree slightly losing video games, had it no longer been for her struggles to near out Clara Burel from 6-1 5-2. The Italian should be extra cautious towards Viktorija Golubic, particularly as she misplaced to her 3 times prior to now. This can be her supreme probability at beating the 29-year-old. She’s were given extra constant weight of shot in comparison to the Swiss, who’s most effective in regards to the occasional giant blow right here and there and normally a little underpowered. If she places sufficient drive on Golubic, she received’t have to fret in regards to the one-handed backhand down-the-line stunners that the Swiss overcame Kristina Mladenovic with.
Prediction: Paolini in 3
Petra Martic vs Kateryna Baindl
Head-to-head: Baindl 1-0
Petra Martic needed to play two Poles to this point and possibly it was once the affect of the Warsaw crowd, however each Maja Chwalinska and Weronika Falkowska gave her an excessively tricky time. The Croat is known for her selection and performs a extremely smart logo of clay-court tennis. She’s coming off a identify at Lausanne and has been taking a look brisker than earlier than in contemporary months. Even regardless that her fit with Chwalinska went moderately lengthy into the night, she will have to have an excessive amount of for Kateryna Baindl on Friday.
Prediction: Martic in 2
Iga Swiatek vs Caroline Garcia
Head-to-head: Swiatek 1-0
The match has been moderately simple for Iga Swiatek to this point, however her sport fits up a bit of worse with Caroline Garcia than it did with Magdalena Frech or Gabriela Lee. The Frenchwoman will attempt to have the higher hand within the rallies and ask questions in terms of the second one serve. Garcia has been on hearth since Bad Homburg (which she received), proudly owning a 15-3 win/loss file. She would possibly push the Pole kinda shut, however Swiatek’s underrated protecting and foot velocity generally may well be the deciding elements.
Prediction: Swiatek in 3
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