Iga Swiatek will meet Jil Teichmann in the second round of the Bad Homburg Open on Wednesday (June 28).
Iga Swiatek overcame Tatjana Maria in three sets in the first round of the Bad Homburg Open which was also her first grass court match this season. She lost the first set 5-7 before thumping Maria with a 6-2, 6-2 points in the last two sets.
Before her opening Bad Homburg debut, she played and won the French Open final, beating Karolina Muchova 6-2, 5-7, 6-4. She has three titles this year so far (Qatar Open, Stuttgart Open, and French Open), while by beating Maria, she improved her win-loss record this season 35-6.
On the other hand, Teichmann qualified for the main draws of the Bad Homburg Open by beating Nadia Podoroska. In the first round, she defeated Claire Liu securing her a match against Swiatek in the next round. The 25-year-old is 15-17 on the season and hasn’t won a tournament yet this year. Overall she has two career titles.
Iga Swiatek vs Jil Teichmann match details
- Tournament: 2023 Bad Homburg Open
- Date: Thursday, June 28
- Venue: Bad Homburg, Germany
- Surface: Outdoor grass
- Round: Round of 16
- Category: WTA 250
- Prize money: $259,303
Iga Swiatek vs Jil Teichmann head-to-head
Swiatek leads with a 1-0 record over Teichmann when they met at the 2021 Adelaide Open.
Iga Swiatek vs Jil Teichmann prediction
Swiatek finds grass courts troublesome and is yet to win a title at Wimbledon. Bad Homburg Open is giving her the preparations she needs for the fast-approaching Wimbledon. And though she struggles while playing on grass, one can expect her to beat Jil Teichmann to secure herself a spot in the quarterfinals.
Prediction: Swiatek in three sets.
Iga Swiatek’s last three matches
Bad Homburg Open 2023: Round of 32- Iga Swiatek beat Tatjana Maria 5-7, 6-2, 6-0.
French Open 2023: Final- Iga Swiatek beat Karolina Muchova 6-2, 5-7, 6-4.
French Open 2023: Semi-final- Iga Swiatek beat Beatrix Haddad Maia 6-2, 7-6 (9-7).
Jil Teichmann’s last three matches
Bad Homburg Open 2023: Round of 32- Jil Teichmann beat Claire Liu 3-6, 6-3, 6-4.
Bad Homburg Open 2023: Qualifier- Jil Teichmann beat Nadia Podoroska 7-5, 6-3.
Birmingham Classic 2023: Qualifier- Magdalena Frech beat Jil Teichmann 6-4, 4-6, 7-5.
Iga Swiatek vs Jil Teichmann
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