Challenger Tour Betting

The Challenger Tour is the second of the three professional tennis tiers. In this article we will take a closer look at the type of players you might find on the tour, and some possible strategies to finding an edge in Challenger Tour betting.

Which ATP players perform in the first round of events?

First round matches in Tennis tournaments are often considered by bettors and the media to be potential ‘banana skins’ for big players, with players often having various levels of preparation for their opening matches in an event. This tennis betting article assesses how efficient the market is in the first round for ATP top 30 players in the last 12 months.

How do the ATP top 30 perform against left-handed players?

Playing against a left-hander requires Tennis players to adapt their game – with just three left-handers in the ATP top 30, top players rarely play against lefties. This tennis betting article assesses whether some players struggle to make the necessary changes to their game, and how efficient the market was in pricing top players against left-handers in the last 12 months.