ANDY MURRAY reckons there could be fireworks in his Saturday morning showdown at the French Open and the Scot will hope to be at his explosive best to defuse Aussie upstart Nick Kyrgios.
Murray has won both previous meetings in straight sets and turned on the style to knock Kyrgios out of this year’s Australian Open quarter-finals.
The British No.1 is just 1-8 at William Hill for victory in the third round with his 20-year-old opponent 6-1 at bet365. Another straight-sets Murray win pays 9-10 at Stan James and to progress in four he’s 14-5 at 888sport.
Another Aussie starlet, Thanasi Kokkinakis, looks to stage a major surprise against Novak Djokovic and Rafa Nadal goes into battle against Andrey Kuznetsov.
In the women’s singles today top billing goes to Serena Williams’ clash with Victoria Azarenka – who had three match points in her defeat to the world No.1 in Madrid recently. Williams is 4-9 favourite at Sportingbet while Azarenka is available at 21-10 at Betfair and William Hill.
England head into day two of their second cricket Test against New Zealand in a decent position after restricting the tourists to 297-8 on day one at Headingley.
There’s plenty more action on a packed Saturday of sport including the likes of golf, rugby and boxing so good luck with your bets and let’s hear your tips and thoughts.