- Novak Djokovic (-125) is the favourite to seize his seventh-career Wimbledon title
- Rafael Nadal (+700) might not compete within the grass-court main if his ailing foot doesn’t reply to therapy
- Russian and Belarussian are banned from competing at this 12 months’s match, which will get underway on Monday, June 27
Rafael Nadal picked up his 14th French Open championship and report twenty second Grand Slam title in Roland Garros, nevertheless it’s his rival Novak Djokovic who’s atop the 2022 Wimbledon Betting Odds as a -120 favourite to assert his seventh-career title on the All England Membership.
As each males change out their clay-court footwear for grass-court ones, let’s verify the newest odds for tennis’ third main of the season. Right here’s additionally the place you’ll find the highest tennis betting websites in 2022.
Can Djokovic rebound?
Novak Djokovic (-120) claimed his third-consecutive Wimbledon championship final 12 months, tying Nadal and Roger Federer with 20 profession main titles. Nevertheless, it’s been all downhill since. The Serbian basically handed Nadal the 2022 Australian Open championship on a silver platter by refusing to vaccinate. Then, on the French Open, he blew a 5-2 lead within the fourth set to lose a quarter-final thriller to the Spaniard.
The 35-year-old now trails his bitter rival by two Grand Slam titles, however solely two males in tennis historical past have been extra dominant on the All England Membership. With a match victory this July, Djokovic might equal U.S. tennis nice Pete Sampras along with his seventh Gents’s Singles Trophy and sit only one again of Federer’s eight.
— Roland-Garros (@rolandgarros) June 5, 2022
Will Nadal play?
Following his newest triumph in Paris, Rafael Nadal (+700) has claimed back-to-back main titles for the primary time since 2010 and has an opportunity to turn into the primary participant since Rod Laver in 1969 to perform the coveted calendar-year Grand Slam.
Nonetheless, it’s clever to carry off on inserting any wagers on the two-time Wimbledon champion in the intervening time. Whereas he’ll little question do all the things he can to be prepared for the occasion he missed final 12 months, the 36-year-old mentioned he gained’t play if he continues to want anesthetic injections to numb his persistent foot ache.
Wimbledon made a controversial resolution to ban Russian and Belarussian gamers due to the invasion of Ukraine – and this 12 months’s match will likely be performed with out ‘rating factors’ after a retaliation by the ATP and WTA. Most consequently, the choice implies that new world No. 1 Daniil Medvedev is barred from competing at this 12 months’s occasion.
Along with the absences of Medvedev and presumably Nadal, Alexander Zverev (+2000) is more likely to miss the grass-court main after tearing a number of ankle ligaments in his semi-final loss to Nadal at Roland Garros.
🇪🇸 Rafa Nadal: 22 Grand Slams
🇷🇸 Novak Djokovic: 20 Grand Slams
— Eurosport (@eurosport) June 6, 2022
Different notable names
Carlos Alcaraz (+550) was the most well liked identify in tennis heading into Paris after defeating Nadal, Djokovic and Zverev throughout his Madrid Open title run. The 19-year-old misplaced to Zverev within the quarter-final in Roland Garros and whereas he ought to enhance on his Wimbledon efficiency from final 12 months (second-round loss to Medvedev), the younger Spaniard might be overvalued at his present odds.
Felix Auger Aliassime (+1400) dropped a five-set battle to Nadal within the French Open quarter-finals. The Canadian additionally reached the quarters on the All England Membership in 2021 earlier than shedding to finalist Matteo Berrettini. And he misplaced a semi-finals match in opposition to eventual champion Daniil Medvedev eventually 12 months’s US Open. Coached by Rafa’s uncle Toni Nadal, the 21-year-old may very well be poised to interrupt via.
Felix Auger Aliassimeto win Wimbledon