The Jessica Pegula vs Ons Jabeur fixture in the final of the 2022 WTA Madrid will take place on Saturday, 7 May 2022, starting at 9:00 a.m. GMT. The venue is Caja Magica, Madrid. Jessica Pegula vs Ons Jabeur (May 7) final prediction and betting tips can be found below.
Jessica Pegula vs Ons Jabeur latest odds on betting sites
Jessica Pegula is priced with the odds of 2.80 (+180 American; 9/5 Fractional) to win, which equals an approximate probability of 35%. Ons Jabeur comes with the odds of 1.50 (-200; 1/2) to win this match. The chances of her triumph are around 67%.
The latest odds for Jessica Pegula vs Ons Jabeur (May 7):
- Over 21.5 games — 2.05 (+105; 21/20)
- Under 21.5 games — 1.90 (-111; 9/10)
- Asian handicap (-1.5) sets on Jabeur — 2.20 (+120; 6/5)
- Asian handicap (+1.5) sets on Pegula — 1.65 (-154; 13/20)
- Asian handicap (-3.5) games on Jabeur — 1.95 (-105; 19/20)
- Asian handicap (+3.5) games on Pegula — 1.95 (-105; 19/20)
Jessica Pegula vs Ons Jabeur match preview and statistics
Jessica Pegula destroyed Jil Teichmann (6-3, 6-4) in the semi-final.
She started the first set flawlessly. Pegula won the first three games. She converted one out of two break points in the first return game and did not give Teichmann more than 30 points per game during these three games. The Swiss tennis player won the next two games and needed to win the next service game to level the score. However, Pegula did not let her rival even the winning odds and finished the set with a 6-3 score. Both tennis players did not make double faults in this set.
In the second set, Jessica Pegula played well too. She received the break points in the first game and converted the last one. Then the tennis players played perfectly in their service games to a 3-4 score. They did not lose more than 30 points per service game before this score. Then they traded winning return games and Pegula finished the second set with a 6-4 score. She won 65% of service points, saved and converted 50% of break points each.
We have seen a total of under 9.5 games in the first set in four of the last five matches with Jessica Pegula participating. The same total is priced with the odds of 1.80 (-125; 4/5) in this fixture.
Ons Jabeur eliminated Ekaterina Alexandrova (6-2, 6-3) in the previous stage.
Ons Jabeur received her first break point opportunity in the fourth game of the first set. She reached a 40-30 score and converted the first break. However, Ekaterina Alexandrova finished one out of three break points successfully in the next game. The Russian tennis player reached a 40-15 score in the sixth game, but Jabeur did not let her rival level the score. She received two break points in this game and converted the last. Then she won two remaining games to finish the set with a 6-2 score.
In the second set, both tennis players showed flawless performance to a 3-3 score. They did not give each other break points and won their service games confidently. In spite of this, Ons Jabeur won the three remaining games easily. She did not lose more than 15 points per game during these games and converted 100% of break points. Jabeur won 84% of service points and 28% of return points.
Ons Jabeur has received a total of over 9.5 break points opportunities in five of the last seven matches. She comes with the odds of 1.80 (-125; 4/5) to receive 10 or more break points in this final.
Jessica Pegula vs Ons Jabeur H2H
Ons Jabeur beat Jessica Pegula (6-3, 6-1) in the 2022 WTA Dubai. She won seven out of eight service games and 61% of service points. Jabeur won 63% and 56% of return games and points, respectively. She created nine break point opportunities and converted five of them.
Pegula made six double faults in two sets. She won only three service games and one return game. Pegula won 44% and 39% of service and return points, respectively. She saved 44% of break points and converted a single one.
Jessica Pegula vs Ons Jabeur predictions and betting tips
Overall, Ons Jabeur looks much stronger now. She absolutely dominated in the last head-to-head game against Jessica Pegula, which was a single one in the 2022 season. In the semi-final Ons Jabeur showed a more confident performance than Pegula. Also, she has won 11 of the last 13 matches, and she faced much stronger rivals than Pegula. Ons Jabeur’s victory looks so safe.
We have seen a total of under 9.5 games in the first set in the last eight matches with Ons Jabeur participating. Besides, this outcome has played out in four of the last five matches with Jessica Pegula’s participation. This total may play out too.
Betting prediction: Ons Jabeur to win
Odds: 1.50 (-200 American; 1/2 Fractional)
Betting prediction: Under 9.5 games (1st set)
Odds: 1.80 (-125 American; 4/5 Fractional)