The Hubert Hurkacz vs Casper Ruud fixture in the semi-final of the 2022 ATP Canadian Open will take place on Saturday, 13 August 2022, starting at 4:00 p.m. GMT. The venue is IGA Stadium, Montreal Source. Hubert Hurkacz vs Casper Ruud (August 13) ATP Canadian Open semi-final prediction and betting tips can be found below.
Hubert Hurkacz vs Casper Ruud latest odds on betting sites
Hubert Hurkacz is priced with the odds of 1.90 (-111 American; 9/10 Fractional) to win, which equals an approximate probability of 50%. Casper Ruud comes with the odds of 1.90 (-111; 9/10) to win this match. The chances of his triumph are around 33%.
The latest odds for Hubert Hurkacz vs Casper Ruud (August 13):
- Over 23.5 games — 2.00 (+100; 1/1)
- Under 23.5 games — 1.90 (-111; 9/10)
- Asian handicap (-1.5) sets on Ruud — 2.80 (+180; 9/5)
- Asian handicap (+1.5) sets on Hurkacz — 1.40 (-250; 2/5)
- Asian handicap (-1.5) games on Ruud — 2.10 (+110; 11/10)
- Asian handicap (+1.5) games on Hurkacz — 1.80 (-125; 4/5)
Hubert Hurkacz vs Casper Ruud match preview and statistics
Huber Hurkacz eliminated Nick Kyrgios (7-6, 6-7, 6-1) in the quarter-final.
The tennis players started the first set in equal forms. They traded winning service games to a 6-6 score and gave only one break point opportunity each. Kyrgios and Hurkacz received their break points in the fifth and eighth games, respectively, but both did not convert them. The Polish tennis player took a fast lead in tie-breaks reaching a 4-1 score. He finally finished it with a 7-4 score in his favor.
Nick Kyrgios reached a 40-0 score in the first return game of the second set, but Hurkacz saved all three break points. Both tennis players had two more break point opportunities in their second return games, each. These break points were not converted and tennis players traded winning service games to a 6-6 score. However, Kyrgios was stronger in tie-breaks this time and finished it with a 7-5 score in his favor.
Hubert Hurkacz showed absolutely flawless play in the last set. He easily won the first three games and was close to beating Kyrgios with a 6-0 score. In the fourth game, Hurkacz received a break point, but did not convert it. In spite of this, he won all remaining games to finish the set with a 6-1 score in his favor.
A total of over 2.5 sets has played out in all matches in this tournament with Hubert Hurkacz participating. The same total comes with the odds of 2.50 (+150; 3/2) in this game.
Casper Ruud beat Felix Auger-Aliassime (6-1, 6-2) in the last game.
The Canadian tennis player received a 40-0 score in the first game of the first set and converted the first break point. It looked like a confident start, but Casper Ruud won all remaining games in a row to finish the set with a 6-1 score in his favor. He did not make a double fault. Also, Casper Ruud won 54% of service points and 68% of return points in the set.
Casper Ruud did not stop his streak of winning games in the first set. He won the first four games in the second one to receive an almost irresistible lead. Then the tennis players traded the remaining service games to finish the set with a 6-2 score. Ruud did not give his rival a break point and converted two out of three breaks.
Casper Ruud has won the second set in the last eight matches. The same outcome is priced with the odds of 1.85 (-117; 17/20) this time.
Hubert Hurkacz vs Casper Ruud H2H
Casper Ruud defeated Hubert Hurkacz (6-2, 6-3, 3-6, 6-3) in the 2022 French Open. He made only one double fault in four sets. Casper Ruud won 15 out of 18 service games and six return games. He created 10 break point opportunities and converted six of them.
Hubert Hurkacz won 65% and 17% of service and return games, respectively. He won 58% of service points and saved 40% of break points. In the return games, Hurkacz received five break points and converted three of them.
Hubert Hurkacz vs Casper Ruud predictions and betting tips
Casper Ruud has played flawlessly in this tournament. He predictably destroyed Felix Auger-Aliassime, but his performance in this match was awesome. Ruud lost only three games in two sets and gave his rival only one break point opportunity, which was easily saved. Also, Casper Ruud has a streak of seven victories now.
Hubert Hurkacz extended his streak of 2-1 victories with the last game. He had two close sets against Nick Kyrgios and showed incredibly strong play in the last one. However, in spite of this victory Hurkacz has not met strong opponents before this match. Also, Hurkacz was destroyed in the last H2H match against Ruud. I believe that we will see Casper Ruud’s victory with a total of over 21.5 games. The same total has played out in the last four Bo3 matches with Hurkacz participating.
Betting prediction: Casper Ruud to win & over 21.5 games
Odds: 2.50 (+150 American; 3/2 Fractional)