Lleyton Hewitt v Thiemo de Bakker – Halle
June 9, 2010 ás 11:21
Pick: Lleyton Hewitt 2-0 @ 1.90 in Bet365 / Result: (6-3 6-3)
Lleyton Hewitt, Australian 29 year-old is currently at number 32. The Australian former world number one is an excellent player, very complete, very correctly, without words.
It is one of the world’s best players to play on this surface is the grass. The Australian gives up very well on this floor and in the first round easily beat the aggressive Peter Luczak, 6-2 6-2 was the result.
Thiemo de Bakker, Dutch guy 21 years is currently at number 44. The Dutch have an excellent service and a good game on the back of the court. Bakker has a favorite surface and the dirt has a negative record on grass, 1-3.
Patience at Roland Garros and defeated Garcia-Lopez and fell to the Frenchman Tsonga in four sets. In the first round of this tournament in Halle De Bakker hit with some difficulties Rohan Bopanna 6-4 7-6 was the result.
In direct confrontations Australian Hewitt leads 1-0. This meeting was the last season in the tournament in Munich where Hewitt easily defeated the Dutch in two sets.
Game in which predict an easy win for Lleyton Hewitt. The Australian is clearly superior on this surface and will not have trouble beating the young Dutchman. Hewitt had a quiet first round and the same can not be said of Thiemo de Bakker. Having said that I won a two sets to Australian.