The first tournament held in 1877, Wimbledon is the oldest and one of the most prestigious tournaments and the 3rd Grand Slam events. As the only are staged on a grass court – on the surfaces of all the UK Lawn Tennis Clubs in South West London – it presents an intriguing tennis gambling puzzle.
Wimbledon fortnight starts on the 1st money of July and, like any other Grand Slam event, with 128 players in every single main draw it provides multiple options for tennis gamblers to make money over a huge range of markets.
Understanding Wimbledon tennis Betting
Days after Wimbledon event has concluded, outright event betting odds will be available for the following year’s tournament. The finalist and previous winners will be very much at the forefront of tennis gambling strategies.
These betting odds will change slightly due to subsequent Grand Slam outcomes but the greatest activity will be in the short glass surface season in the weeks leading up to Wimbledon. Queen’s Club in West London hosts the conventional warm-up event for the men fortnight before though Roger Federer normally plays ah Halle in Germany a similar week. Both are ATP to five hundred events.
For ladies, the 2 main warm-up events are both in the UK. There is a WTA premier tournament at Edgbaston. Birmingham 2 weeks before Wimbledon with one more at East bourne a week later.
Best Wimbledon 2020 bet types
Wimbledon futures markets are available entire year-round, letting you place money on the outright winner when the betting odds are at their juiciest. You can also wager on who’ll reach the final and a number of other player’s special promotions in the months leading up the contest.
Also called head to head to bet, Wimbledon 2020 your bread and butter tennis wager. Simply pick which of the 2 players you think will win the game.
Set and game markets
You’ll win the 1st set? What’ll the final score be? Will there be more than twenty-five games in the match or fewer? You can also put handicap wagers for any player.
Wimbledon matches come with a wealth of player props as well as specials markets. You might wager on so and so to smash home a certain amount of aces, or on such and such to go through the match without serving any dual mistakes and so on.
Wimbledon Betting Odds 2020
- Djokovic: 6/4
- Roger Federer: 9/2
- Rafel Nadal: 5/1
- Murray: 20/1
- Daniil Medvedev: 22/1
- Stefanos Tsitsipas, Alexander Zverev: 25/1
- Milos Raonic: 33/1
- Kevin Anderson: 40/1
Wimbledon Betting 2020 Tips and Strategy
- It might be bouncier and slower these days but the grass is still the hardest court to break serve on. Quick and skidding deliveries are almost impossible to return so a huge serve is a till a potent weapon in Wimbledon event. And if you do not lose your serve, the worst you can do in a game set is going to a tiebreak.
- The bookies in Wimbledon will have cottoned on most of the big servers but keep a close eye out for those players who hold serve regularly practically during the grass surface season. You do not have to go too far back to find the likes of Gilles Mueller, Dustin Brown and Sam Querrey springing surprises opposite some of the biggest names.
- Gambling on the likelihood of a tie break might be worthwhile though, again the bookies might provide prohibitive Wimbledon 2020 betting odds if there are 2 serving behemoths up against each other. Backing a big serving underdog to win a match set 7 – 6 can also be profitable.