Category Archives: Aegon International

Johanna Konta vs Karolina Pliskova, Eastbourne SF Preview

Aegon International, πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ Eastbourne SF #2 Preview
(5) πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ Johanna Konta vs (3) πŸ‡¨πŸ‡Ώ Karolina Pliskova

Friday’s second semi-final from the Aegon International will be a blockbuster clash between Johanna Konta and Karolina Pliskova, two of the most powerful players on tour. Konta and Pliskova loom as two of the main threats at SW19 next month, this semi-final clash looms as an important match for both as they look to gain momentum ahead of the third Grand Slam of the year. There will be little to separate these two, both have very similar games and both are playing good tennis this week in Eastbourne.

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Caroline Wozniacki vs Heather Watson, Eastbourne SF Preview

Aegon International, πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ Eastbourne SF #1 Preview
(6) πŸ‡©πŸ‡° Caroline Wozniacki vs (wc) πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ Heather Watson

Former Champion Caroline Wozniacki is again looking extremely tough to breakdown this week in Eastbourne, the Dane will come up against Heather Watson in Friday’s first semi-final at the Aegon International. Wozniacki is in great form this week having come past three solid opponents, most recently a three set win over world number 2, Simona Halep. Watson is also in great form, arguably playing the best tennis she has played all year and will enter this match with nothing to lose, making the Brit a potentially dangerous opponent.

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Caroline Wozniacki vs Elena Vesnina, Eastbourne R3 Preview

Aegon International, πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ Eastbourne R3 Preview
(6) πŸ‡©πŸ‡° Caroline Wozniacki vs (12) πŸ‡·πŸ‡Ί Elena Vesnina

An interesting third round clash at the Aegon International in Eastbourne on Thursday sees the sixth seeded Caroline Wozniacki take on the twelfth seeded Elena Vesnina in a match featuring an intriguing contrast in styles. Vesnina is dangerous on a grass court given her ability at the net but Wozniacki is in rock-solid form and also thrives on grass.Β 

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Johanna Konta vs Jelena Ostapenko, Eastbourne R3 Preview

Aegon International, πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ Eastbourne R3 Preview
(5) πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ Johanna Konta vs (10) πŸ‡±πŸ‡» Jelena Ostapenko

Jelena Ostapenko made a solid return to competitive actions in her first match since her outstanding Roland Garros triumph. The Latvian overcame Suarez Navarro in a topsy-turvy three set match and will now face a much greater test when she comes up against Johanna Konta in the third round at the Aegon International on Thursday. This has the making of an intriguing contest if both bring their a-game.

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Angelique Kerber vs Lara Arruabarrena, Eastbourne R3 Preview

Aegon International, πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ Eastbourne R3 Preview
(1/wc) πŸ‡©πŸ‡ͺ Angelique Kerber vs πŸ‡ͺπŸ‡Έ Lara Arruabarrena

Angelique Kerber claimed her first win on grass in 2017 with a hard-fought three set win over Kristyna Pliskova on Wednesday. The world number 1 will hope to build on that performance when she comes up against Lara Arruabarrena in the third round of the Aegon International in Eastbourne. Kerber has won all three of the previous meetings between the pair but this will be their first encounter on a grass court.

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