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Dominika Cibulkova vs Daria Gavrilova, New Haven Final Preview

Connecticut Open, πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ«πŸ† New Haven preview + prediction
Final: (2) πŸ‡ΈπŸ‡° Dominika Cibulkova vs πŸ‡¦πŸ‡Ί Daria Gavrilova

The final match before all attention turns to the U.S Open promises to be an exciting one on Saturday as the second seeded Dominika Cibulkova comes up against Daria Gavrilova in the final of the Connecticut Open. Cibulkova and Gavrilova both claimed super-impressive semi-final victories on Friday evening and head into Saturday’s final full of confidence. Cibulkova will be aiming for her first title of the year whilst Daria Gavrilova will be fighting for her first ever WTA title. Cibulkova comfortably defeated Gavrilova in straight sets at Wimbledon last year in their only previous match, the New Haven final promises to be a much closer encounter between two feisty competitors.

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Agnieszka Radwanska vs Daria Gavrilova, New Haven SF Preview

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SF #2: (1) πŸ‡΅πŸ‡± Agnieszka Radwanska vs πŸ‡¦πŸ‡Ί Daria Gavrilova

Friday’s second semi-final for the Connecticut Open in New Haven sees the top seed and defending champion Agnieszka Radwanska take on Daria Gavrilova. Radwanska has claimed a couple of tough straight set wins to reach the semi-final stage where she face what is likely to be her biggest challenge of the tournament thus far. Daria Gavrilova is on a roll, the Aussie is playing great tennis in New Haven and will be full of confidence heading into this big match. This will be the first career meeting between the pair in what should a very entertaining match-up between two unique types of players.

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Barbora Strycova vs Daria Gavrilova, Toronto R2 Preview

Rogers Cup, πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦πŸπŸ’ R2 Match Preview
πŸ‡¨πŸ‡Ώ Barbora Strycova vs πŸ‡¦πŸ‡Ί Daria Gavrilova

Barbora Strycova will come up against Daria Gavrilova in one of two second round matches scheduled for Tuesday at the Rogers Cup in Toronto. Strycova and Gavrilova both cruised through their opening round matches on Monday with straight set victories. Strycova and Gavrilova will be going head-to-head for the first time, it will be interesting to see how this match-up pans out.

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Daria Gavrilova vs Petra Martic, Wimbledon R1 Preview

Wimbledon πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ’‚πŸ“ Day 2, R1 Match Preview:
(20) πŸ‡¦πŸ‡Ί Daria Gavrilova vs (Q) πŸ‡­πŸ‡· Petra Martic

With Sam Stosur not in action at SW19, Daria Gavrilova will be the only seeded Australian in the main draw. Gavrilova will begin her 2017 Wimbledon campaign with what looks like a favourable draw, Gavrilova will come up against Croatian qualifier Petra Martic on Tuesday. Grass has always been Gavrilova’s least preferred surface, whilst Petra Martic will be sharp having come through the qualifying draw, this looms as a potential upset.

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Daria Gavrilova vs Lucie Safarova, Birmingham QF Preview

WTA Aegon Classic, πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ Birmingham QF Preview
QF #1: (9) πŸ‡¦πŸ‡Ί Daria Gavrilova vs πŸ‡¨πŸ‡Ώ Lucie Safarova

Daria Gavrilova will look to square her head-to-head series with Lucie Safarova when the pair meet at the quarter-final stage at the Aegon Classic on Friday in Birmingham. This will be the 6th meeting between the pair, Safarova currently holds a 3-2 record over the Aussie, all five of their previous matches have been on a hard court. Gavrilova and Safarova have both been greatly challenged on route to the final 8 and are seemingly primed to contest an extremely tight, hard-fought encounter with a spot in the semi-finals up for grabs. Both Gavrilova and Safarova are coming off first round exits at Roland Garros so will be looking to build momentum ahead of Wimbledon where a similar result would be a disastrous result for both ladies.

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