VIKHLYANTSEVA TO BEAT PLISKOVA @ 5-1
Pliskova has had a good season although just fell away a bit losing early at Wimbledon then the QF last week in Toronto where she was quite poor in losing to Wozniacki. Vikhlyantseva has had a good season also and she has played well here in beating Bondarenko and Vekic in between losing to Abanda but was brought back in as a lucky loser. She has the game to trouble Pliskova is Pliskova is not playing at the top of her game.
HOLD SERVE BREAK SERVE
VIKHLYANTSEVA 62.9% 37.6%
PLISKOVA 75.4% 36%