Paula Badosa and Angelique Kerber face off at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden Court 1 in the Indian Wells 2021 Quarter-Finals today, October 14, 2021. The winner of this clash will then face the better side of the Kontaveit/Jabeur matchup. Here, check out this WTA BNP Paribas Open tennis match preview, information, storylines, H2H, predictions, odds, and how to watch the game in the US.
This will be their first overall meeting in this sports competition. Paula Badosa of Spain and Angelique Kerber of Germany have never clashed before neither at the Indian Wells nor at any of the WTA tournaments.
The match will be played at 9:00 PM (ET), at Court 1 at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden in Indian Wells, California. It promises to be an exciting clash as they meet for the first time ever. to determine the player that will go through to the Semi-Finals.
Paula Badosa vs Angelique Kerber: Match Information
Date: Thursday, October 14, 2021
Time: 9:00 PM (ET)
Location: Court 1, Indian Wells Tennis Garden
Paula Badosa vs Angelique Kerber: Time by State in the US
ET: 9:00 PM
CT: 8:00 PM
MT: 7:00 PM
PT: 6:00 PM
Paula Badosa vs Angelique Kerber: Storylines
Paula Badosa has had to beat Dayana Yastremska of Ukraine (2-1), Coco Gauff of the US (2-0), and Barbora Krejcikova of the Czech Republic (2-0) to get to the Indian Wells 2021 Quarter-Finals. The 23-year-old Spanish player has won one WTA career title and seven ITF trophies.
Meanwhile, Angelique Kerber set up a meeting with the WTA 27-ranked player in the Quarters of the BNP Paribas Open 2021 after overcoming Katerina Siniakova of the Czech Republic (2-1), Daria Kasatkina of Russia (2-1), as well as Ajla Tomljanovic of Australia (2-0). Unlike her opponent, the 33-year-old German veteran can boast of winning 13 titles in his career so far.
How to watch or live stream Paula Badosa vs Angelique Kerber in the US
The 2021 WTA Indian Wells Quarter-Finals duel between Paula Badosa and Angelique Kerber, to be played today, at Court 1 in Indian Wells, will be broadcasted on ESPN in the United States.
Paula Badosa vs Angelique Kerber: Predictions and Odds
The odds are minimally in favor of Paula Badosa. FanDuel see her as the slight favorite to move to the next round thus, they have given her -152 odds. On the other hand, Angelique Kerber has +126 odds to cause an upset and go through to the Semis of the tournament.
* Odds via FanDuel