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All times are UK/Irish and are subject to change, and all times are in 24hr format e.g., 01.00 = 1am and 16:00 = 4pm:
PLEASE NOTE, IF THERE ARE LIQUIDITY ISSUES, ALWAYS KEEP THE STAKES LOW
1. 05:30 – Falconi v Muguruza –> HOT TIP
Choosing to go by form here on Mugu.
—> Back Mugu @1.35, Lay @1.14
2. 07:30 – Petkovic v Errani
Errani has knocked out two top class hard court players, Kvitova and Caroline Garcia. I can’t see why she can’t upset Petko here.
Definitely lay the favourite at the beginning as these courts look much more favourable to Errani’s game.
—> Lay Petko @1.9, Back @2.5
3. 05:30 – Lu v Troicki
As predicted, Lu played some beautiful tennis against Mannarino yesterday in front of his home fans. I feel his form is only going to get better here against Troicki.
—> Lay Troicki @1.76, Back @2.5
4. 09:15 – Ferrer v Rosol –> HOT TIP
Even though he hasn’t had any big opponents recently, it must be said Ferrer is slowly looking like he’s back to his best with 9 wins in the last 10 matches. Have to go for the Spaniard here..
—> Back Ferrer @1.18, Lay @1.1
Some Terms Explained:
Back: Normal Stakes – use 10% of bank with Stop loss at 40%.
Back Heavy(BH) – use up to 30% of bank. Used at members discretion. Delay and Trade. Use Stop Loss at 40% unless stated otherwise.
Lay: Normal stakes – use 10% of bank with Stop Loss at 40%.
Lay Heavy(LH) – use up to 30% of bank. Used at members discretion. Delay and Trade. Use Stop Loss at 40% unless stated otherwise.
Likely 3 Setter – consider laying the winner of the first set.
Hot Tip – I have more confidence in these tips. However, use normal stake sizes.
No Stop Loss Suggested – Use of Stop Loss is not recommended for this tip. Use half Normal Stake.
Tips are deemed unsuccessful at 40% loss of stake, when stop loss is used
All odds shown with the tips are correct at time of publishing. Odds are often given several hours ahead of the event. If odds have changed, adjust your back/lay stake accordingly e.g. if I tip ‘Back at 1.5, Lay at 1.25’ – and back odds move to 1.55, adjust your lay odds to 1.3 – there are still 25 ticks between the back and lay odds.
Delay and Trade!! It’s OK to place your trades before the match starts, but in my opinion, waiting 2/3 games before placing your trades is the safest way to trade. This is advised in many of the articles below. To delay and trade will give you a good feel for the match. Delay and Trade is a MUST if you are Backing Heavy. Delaying is advised mostly for the women’s game, as early breaks of serve are more likely. Please read the relevant article below.
Please read all of the articles below if you are new to the tips!