The Australian Open will commence next month, and according to most betting companies, there will be 1 top favorite: Serena Williams.
However, it is interesting to notice how the new generation is starting to get more and more consideration, especially while compared with the old guard.
The odds for the Australian Open
Well-known betting website bet365, quotes Venus Williams at 101 to win the upcoming Australian Open while Coco Gauff is quoted at 34 and Amanda Anisimova at 41.
After Serena Williams (6), the American players with the best chances to conquer Melbourne are Madison Keys (19), Sloane Stephens (23) before Gauff (34) and Anisimova (41).
The defending champion in Melbourne will be Naomi Osaka that is currently considered as the favorite no.5 after Serena, Bianca Andreescu, Ashleigh Barty, and Simona Halep.
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Cori Gauff’s ranking and performance in 2019
Ranked no.68 (career-high), Cori played her last match on the 16th of October when she had to surrender to Anna Blinkova 6-4 6-0 in the 1st round in Luxembourg.
This year the American has an 18-8 win-loss record. The American clinched 1 title in Linz.
Amanda Anisimova’s ranking and performance in 2019
Ranked no.24, the American played her last match on the 30th of September when she was overcome by Jennifer Brady 6-74 7-62 6-3 in the 1st round in Beijing.
This year Anisimova has a 24-15 win-loss record. Anisimova clinched 1 title in Bogota.
Cori Gauff and Amanda Anisimova played each other 1 time. The head to head is 1-0 for Anisimova.
The last time that they played, Amanda Anisimova won 6-0 6-2 in the final in U.S. Open (juniors) in September 2017.