Australian Open: Day eight bets
Our very own Andy Schooler and Sky Sports' tennis pundit Barry Cowan are providing their tips for each day's action at the Australian Open.
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Here are their thoughts on Monday's play:
Andy Schooler, sportinglife.com
Stephens, who saw off Laura Robson in the last round, is one of the rising stars of the tour and the teenager, already ranked inside the top 30, is yet to drop a set in Melbourne. A strong serve and forehand combination is likely to prove too much for the limited Jovanovski and a straight-sets win looks there for the taking.
Barry Cowan, Sky Sports
Svetlana Kuznetsova to beat Caroline Wozniacki 2-0 at 11/4
Richard Gasquet to beat Jo-Wilfried Tsonga at 13/8
Kuznetsova, Azarenka, Stephens & Williams all to win at 9/4
Seppi to win 3-1 & Murray to win 3-0 at 9/2
I'm not convinced by Tsonga's current form and the direction his game is going in, while Gasquet already boasts a winning head-to-head record against his compatriot.
I also foresee a slight upset in Kuznetsova beating Wozniacki, but all of the other favourites should progress.
- All Barry's selections are with Sky Bet, who are donating all winnings to his chosen charity, Cancer Research.