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Madison Keys vs Karolina Pliskova: 2020 Brisbane International Finals Odds, Choices and Betting Preview
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Madison Keys vs Karolina Pliskova – Madison Keys will look to dethrone defending champion Karolina Pliskova in the final of the 2020 Brisbane International. Gametime is slated on January 11, 11:00 PM ET at the Queensland Tennis Center’s Pat Rafter Arena. The showdown can be seen live on Tennis Channel while Tennis World Live will cover the action via live stream. The Women’s Tennis Association Premier event is the first tournament of the season and serves as a tuneup for the Australian Open.
Keys and Pliskova won over their respective semifinal duels via three sets to barge through the final. It marks the first time Keys and Pliskova will slug it out in the women’s tennis circuit. WTA Premier betting sites favor Pliskova to retain the title and gain a slight edge going into the first Grand Slam tennis tournament of the year.
Madison Keys vs Karolina Pliskova: 2020 Brisbane International Finals
When: January 11, 2020, 11:00 PM ET
Madison Keys vs Karolina Pliskova: 2020 Brisbane International Finals Odds
Tournament eighth seed and World No. 13 Madison Keys barged through the final with a three-set struggle over fifth seed Petra Kvitova. The American came back from a set and break down to overcome the 2011 champion, 3-6 6-2 6-3. Keys won nine of 10 games – including six straight in the second set – in a superb fightback to book a title clash with Karolina Pliskova. The 24-year-old Boca Raton native exuded steel nerves in the final set as she hung tough to outclass Kvitova. Keys is hoping to earn the sixth WTA title of her career and spoil Pliskova’s bid for a Brisbane International back-to-back.
World No.2 and tournament second seed Karolina Pliskova overcame a match point to beat third-ranked Naomi Osaka, 6-7(10-12) 7-6(7-3) 6-2), and book a slot in the final where she will face Madison Keys. The two netters fought in an epic, two-hour-and-48-minute showdown that featured 29 aces and fiery baseline rallies. She saved six break points and fired eight aces in the final set to earn a bid to defend the Brisbane International title and third in four years. The former World No.1 Pliskova, who has 15 WTA title
Madison Keys vs Karolina Pliskova: Head to Head Sports Gambling Numbers
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Online betting tennis sites see defending champion Pliskova winning the final against Keys. However, the in-form American cannot be taken for granted in this matchup as she defeated two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova to enter the final. In the end, Pliskova will have enough tools to overcome Keys’ onslaught to win the final, 2-0, and take home her third Brisbane International title.