Norrie vs Fritz: who will take the lead in the head-to-head?
On July 24, Cameron Norrie faces Taylor Fritz in the semifinals of the Los Cabos Open. Who will get to the final of the tournament? We made a prediction for this match, which you can find below.
Norrie has confidently reached the semifinals in Los Cabos. Cameron won both of his matches in two straight sets. In the first round, he defeated Elias Ymer (7-6, 6-3), and in the second round, he beat Ernesto Escobedo, allowing the American to take only two games (6-1, 6-1). Norrie is really in good shape right now and is close to reaching his fourth final this year.
Fritz is not playing at his full strength, but even so, Taylor still managed to get into the semifinals of the tournament in Los Cabos. In the first round, the American tennis player had some difficulties playing against Ilya Marchenko - to defeat the Ukrainian, Taylor needed three sets (6-1, 6-7, 7-5). The second-round match turned out to be easier - Fritz outplayed his compatriot Steve Johnson in two sets (6-4, 6-4).
Fritz has played 5 tie-breaks in the last 5 matches.
More than 9.5 games were played in the first set in 3 of Norrie's last 5 matches.
Norrie definitely deserved to reach the final, as he has demonstrated really good tennis at the tournament. This season he is performing incredibly well. In Los Cabos, he defeated both of his opponents in two sets. We believe that you should bet on the victory of the British tennis player.
Our prediction - Norrie to win.
The tennis players have met each other six times, and five of these six matches ended in three sets. Both tennis players are in good shape, so we expect a long confrontation and suggest betting on total over 22 games.