Thompson vs Seppi prediction
This is a match from NEW YORK ATP, HARD Surface(Indoor), Quarter-Final
J. Thompson against A. Seppi
Thompson is ranked 63. He has played 6 matches so far, winning 3 of them. In the previous 2 rounds of the tournament he faced 2 big serving players - Ivo Karlovich ( W 6 -3 7-6) and John Isner ( W 7-6 6-7 6-3). Thomspon managed to deliver solid serving himself, winning 100% of his serving games and allowing only 6 break points combined. With such a performance he is looking to reach the semi-final in New York after losing to Isner in the Quarter-finals last year
Andres Seppi played 9 matches in 2020, winning 4 of them. He was on 3 match losing run, until he managed to defeat D. Dzumhur( 6-3 1-6 7-6) and Steve Johnson(7-6 6-3) in the previous 2 rounds. Seppi showed lot worse serving performance, conceding a lot of double faults and having low 1st serve percentage.
Seppi holds 2.-0 lead against Thompson, 3-0 win on Australian Open and 2-1 on Delray Beach ATP, last year. Both of the tournaments were in the early stages of 2019. Compared to then he enters this game as the sligh underdog.
Based on the players form and route so far the this round, Thompson is great value on 1.72 odds. He defeated better opponents, offering bigger challenge on serve than Seppi. Expect a long game, possibly tie-break or 3rd set, but Seppi will make too many mistakes.
Thompson to win.
Thompson vs Seppi betting tips
Jordon Thompson to win (Stake: 8)Odds: 1.72 at Bet365
Result: 1-2 LOST (-8 units)
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