Australian Open Day 3 – General Thoughts

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Back again for Day 3 with all the important information.

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Please note due to Day 1 rain delays, there are players playing today that spent a lot of time on court yesterday, and that should be taken into consideration when looking at price. 

Weather Forecast

Sunny morning. Slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm with gusty winds in the afternoon. High (90%) chance of rain in the evening. Winds northerly 30-45km/h, building to 40-60km/h in the evening. 

Minimum 15 degrees

Maximum 32 degrees

Cool change due 7-8pm AEDT (start of night session)

Free selections

Head to The Hub at Betfair for free selections from Day 1 and 2 of the Australian Open (will be released closer to start time).

Other Thoughts – Day 3

A few have had success with the ‘should win’ list, with 28 of 29 winning to date (blame Pospisil for the loss). The list for today includes:

  • Djokovic
  • Dimitrov (quick back-up for TP)
  • Schwartzman
  • Bautista-Agut
  • Lajovic (quick back-up for Polmans)
  • Federer
  • Kvitova
  • Kenin
  • Osaka
  • Kontaveit
  • Kudermetova
  • Alexandrova
  • Barty
  • Mertens
  • Rybakina
  • Sakkari
  • S Williams
  • Keys

Players that look too short include:

  • Tsitsipas
  • Goerges
  • Fognini
  • Berrettini