Kiki Bertens and Johanna Konta will play each other in the semifinal of the Internazionali BNL d’Italia for the 4th time of their career. They are scheduled to play as the first match of the day at noon.

Kiki Bertens

Ranked no. 4 (career high), Bertens reached the semifinal after beating Amanda Anisimova 6-2 4-6 7-5, Carla Suarez Navarro 6-4 1-6 6-3 and Naomi Osaka withdrew from the quarters.

Her best result of the season was winning the title in Madrid last week where she defeated Simona Halep in the final 6-4 6-4.

Bertens has a 26-9 win-loss record in 2019, 12-2 on clay.

Last year result

Bertens lost in the 1st round 6-2 4-6 6-3 to Maria Sakkari.

Johanna Konta

Ranked no. 42 Konta qualified to the semifinal after defeating Alison Riske 6-4 6-1, Sloane Stephens 6-73 6-4 6-1, Venus Williams 6-2 6-4 and Marketa Vondrousova 6-3 3-6 6-1.

The Brit best result of the season was getting to the finals in Rabat.

Konta has a 17-8 win-loss record in 2019, 9-2 on clay.

Last year result

Konta lost in the 3rd round 2-6 6-3 6-4 to Jelena Ostapenko.

HEAD TO HEAD and prediction Kiki Bertens vs. Johanna Konta

This will be the 4th time that Kiki Bertens and Johanna Konta face off. The head to head is 2-1 for Konta (see full H2H stats), but they have never fought on clay.

The last time that they played, Bertens won 7-610 6-4 in the 3rd round in Indian Wells back in March 2019.

Prediction

The pick for Tennis Tonic is Kiki Bertens that should win in 2 sets.

Betting odds

The initial odds of bet365, Kiki Bertens is the pick to win the match.
Kiki Bertens -> 1.4
Johanna Konta -> 3.0

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Head 2 Head

Win Loss
Bertens
WLWWLWWWWL
Konta
LWWWWLLLWW
2019 2018 2017
51 - 23
34 - 16
18-14
Hard
12-9
7-1
I Hard
0-0
17-5
Clay
15-4
9-3
Grass
7-3

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