Norrie vs Auger-Aliassime: prediction for the Los Cabos Open match
Defending championCameron Norriehasn't dropped a single set on his way to the Los Cabos semifinals. The Briton ousted Tseng Chun-hsin (6-3, 6-0) and celebrated success over Radu Albot (6-3, 7-6). Norrie's best performances this season were at the Delray Beach Open and Lyon Open, where he won the titles.
Felix Auger Aliassime
Felix Auger-Aliassime had no problems reaching the semifinals, either. At the start of the competition, the Canadian outplayed Alex Hernandez in two sets (6-3, 7-5). Then, he secured a victory over Steve Johnson (6-4, 7-6). Earier this season, Auger-Aliassime won his first ATP title - he beat Stefanos Tsitsip (6-4, 6-2) to win the Rotterdam Open.
Norrie has played only one tie-break in his last five matches.
Auger-Aliassime played over 9.5 games in the first set in 4 of his last 5 matches.
Auger-Aliassime leads the head-to-head at 4-0, but we think that today Norrie has a better chance of winning. The Briton is in perfect shape and is eager to defend his title. We will bet on Norrie's win in this pair.
Our prediction - Norrie to win
The opponents' paths have already crossed twice in this season, and both times the matches were quite long. Norrie and Auger-Aliassime are exceptional tennis players, and we predict a close fight in the upcoming semifinal. Take the over.
Second wager - total over 23 games