After nearly a year’s break from tennis, Ashleigh Barty arms lots of stress in front of her Grand Slam return during the 2021 Australian Open.
One wouldn’t imagine it judging from her standing because of the sportsbooks, nevertheless, using the indigenous entering this year’s competition behind +550 frontrunner Naomi Osaka with most. Unibet United States Of America provides a princely cost of +900 that Barty will win on house soil, placing fellow contenders Serena Williams to her level and Aryna Sabalenka.
However, The seed’s that is top be noticed in value considering just how well she endured up in an exhibition match against globe number 2 Simona Halep in January. Here, the world’s top two players completed degree on a single set apiece before Halep won via tiebreaker, nevertheless the outcome ended up being hugely guaranteeing for a new player who’s been far from the overall game for an period that is extended
Barty, who won her maiden Grand Slam at the 2019 French Open, has made it to at least the quarter-final stage of the last two Australian Opens, hoping to reach her first final in 2021:
Unlike most players in attendance, Barty has the added advantage of being able to train as normal in her own country without the need for such a quarantine that is strict. The good effectation of that planning guarantees to cover dividends during the period of a tournament that is two-week and Barty’s +900 chances look well worth a punt considering she’s the No. 1 seed.