Williams vs. Sharapova Odds
MELBOURNE, Australia (TheSpread) – The Australian Open women’s final has come down to the two favorites heading into the whole tournament. Here is the odds for Serena Williams vs. Maria Sharapova.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Williams is the sizable favorite in this match, as she is getting odds of -240 to prevail, while Sharapova has a money line of +195 to win. These two will meet on Saturday in the women’s final.
Williams was the top seed coming into the tournament and she has dropped just two sets in the entire tournament. She swept Dominika Cibulkova in the quarterfinals and then swept Madison Keys in the semifinals.
Sharapova was the second seed coming into this tournament. She has lost just one set throughout the tournament. She defeated Eugenie Bouchard in two sets in the quarterfinals and then topped Ekaterina Makarova in two sets in the semifinals.
The history between these two is all about Williams. These two have a history off the court that has developed a media rivalry, but Serena has dominated Sharapova, going 14-0 in all-time meetings. Williams has swept Sharapova in the last four meetings and only dropped a total of two sets to her in her career.