Ashleigh Barty and Karolina Pliskova face off at the Centre Court in London in the Wimbledon Women's Final 2021 today, July 10, 2021, at 9:00 AM (ET). Here, check out the tennis match preview, information, storylines, predictions, odds, and how to watch the game in the US.
This will be their eighth overall meeting in this sports competition. Ashleigh Barty is by far the absolute favorite in head-to-head clashes, having celebrated a victory on five occasions so far, while Karolina Pliskova has grabbed a triumph two times to this day.
Their most recent game was played on April 23, 2021, and it ended in a 2-1 (2-6, 6-1, 7-5) win for the Australian player in the 2021 Women's Stuttgart Open. It promises to be an even more exciting clash as they clash for the second time this year, this time in the Wimbledon 2021 Women's Final.
Ashleigh Barty vs Karolina Pliskova: Match Information
Date: Saturday, July 10, 2021
Time: 9:00 AM (ET)
Location: Centre Court, London
Ashleigh Barty vs Karolina Pliskova: Time by State in the US
ET: 9:00 AM
CT: 8:00 AM
MT: 7:00 AM
PT: 6:00 AM
Ashleigh Barty vs Karolina Pliskova: Storylines
Ashleigh Barty had to beat Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain (2-1), Anna Blinkova of Russia (2-0), Katerina Siniakova of the Czech Republic (2-0), Barbora Krejcikova (2-0), Ajla Tomljanovic of Australia (2-0), and Angelique Kerber of Germany (2-0) to get to the Wimbledon Women's Final. The 25-year-old WTA top eanked tennis player can boast of winning 11 titles in her career so far.
Meanwhile, Karolina Pliskova managed to overcome Tamara Zidansek of Slovenia (2-0), Donna Vekic of Croatia (2-0), Tereza Martincova of the Czech Republic (2-0), Ludmilla Samsonova of Russia (2-0), as well as Aryna Sabalenka of Belarus (2-1). Unlike her opponent, the 29-year-old Czech player has won 16 career titles.
These opponents don't have a long history of clashes as their first one dates back to June 16, 2012, and it ended in a 2-1 (2-6, 6-3, 7-6) win for Barty in the 2012 Nottingham 2 ITF Tennis Tournament. Thanks to this exciting clash, we will see who gets to gets to lift the 2021 Wimbledon Women''s Trophy.
How to watch or live stream Ashleigh Barty vs Karolina Pliskova in the US
The WTA Wimbledon Women's Final 2021 between Ashleigh Barty and Karolina Pliskova, to be played today, at the Centre Court in London, will be broadcasted on ESPN, Tennis Channel in the United States.
Ashleigh Barty vs Karolina Pliskova: Predictions and Odds
The odds are in favor of Ashleigh Barty. FanDuel see her as the lone favorite and thus, they have given her -275 odds to win the 2021 Wimbledon Final. On the other side, Karolina Pliskova has +220 odds to cause an upset and become the 2021 Wimbledon female champion.
* Odds via FanDuel