Betting tips and multi specials for day 1 of the Australian Open

2017AustralianOpenmultibettingtipsforopeningdaymatches

January13,20174:53pm。

byToddDavey

WEaremeredaysawayfromtheopeninggrandslamtournamentof2017andanticipationisbuildingforthecrownjeweloftheAustraliansummerofsport。

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autookalookattheopeningroundoftheAustralianOpenandselectedourfourbestbetsandputthemintoamultiwhichlookstobetremendousvalue。

Alloddsforroundoneofthe2017AustralianOpenwereprovidedbyWilliamHill。

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Placea$25ormorehead-to-headbetonthe2017AustralianOpenTennisMen’sandWomen’sSinglesTournamentsandreceiveupto$10inBonusBetsforeveryaceyourplayerserves。

SelectionsfortheDay1AustralianOpenmulti:

GaelMonfilstodefeatJiriVesely($1。

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MikhailYouzhnytobeatMarcosBaghdatis($2。

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PhilippKohlschreibertodefeatNikolozBasilashvili($1。

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BernardTomictoprogresspastThomazBellucci(1。

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Combinedmultivalue:$5。

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GaelMonfilsvs。

JiriVesely

WorldnumbersixGaelMonfilstacklesthetrickCzechJiriVesleyintheopeningroundoftheAustralianOpen。

ItwasthistimelastyearthattheFrenchmanMonfilsbegan?

hisriseuptheATPworldrankings,makingthequarterfinalsattheAustralianOpen,belyingthe23rdseedhewasassigned。

Hisopponentisaplayerontherisewhoisstillfindinghisfeetonthetour。

LastweekhewasthoroughlyoutclassedbyveteranMarcosBaghdatisattheAucklandOpen。

IfVesleyplayswellabovehimselfandMonfilshassomeon-courtrusttoovercomeanupsetcouldhappen,butwearebackingtheworldnumbersixtobreezeintothesecondround。

GaelMonfilstowin$1。

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MikhailYouzhnyvsMarcosBaghdatis

ApairoftourveteranslockhornsontheopeningdayoftheAustralianOpen。

MikhailYouzhnyreturnstotheAustralianOpenafterspendingmuchofhis2016campaignonthechallengercircuit。

TheRussianfoundhiswaybackintotheATPtop-50afteragreattailendtotheyearwhichsawhimadvancetothethirdroundattheUSOpen。

Youzhnyalsohasagreathead-to-headrecordagainstBaghdatis。

TheRussianhasbeatentheCypriotinthreeoftheirlastfourmeetings。

Baghdatisisthefavouriteonpaperhere,butwearebackingtheformerworldnumbereightintheopeningroundattheAusOpen。

MikhailYouzhnytowin$2。

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NikolozBasilashvilivsPhilippKohlschreiber

ClassyGermanPhilippKohlschreibertacklesGeorgianNikolozBasilashviliinwhatshouldbeawalkintheparkfor33year-old。

Basilashviliisusuallyachallengertourplayer,buttheworldnumber94getsachancetoshowcasehistalentsonthebigstageagainsttheformerworldnumbereight。

KohlschreiberhasexperiencedmoderatesuccessattheAustralianOpen。

TheGermanhaslostjustonceintheopeninground–whichwaslastyearduetothefacthedrewseventhseedKeiNishikori。

Thisonelookstobeaformalitytous。

Kohlschreibershouldstreamrollhisopponentenroutetothesecondround。

PhilippKohlschreibertowin$1。

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BernardTomicvsThomazBellucci

Aussiebad-boyBernardTomicfacesBrazilianThomazBellucciinthefinallegofourAustralianOpenroundonemulti。

Tomichashadatumultuousbuilduptothisyear’sOpen,butathisbesttheAussieisoneoftheclassplayersonthetour。

TheBrazilianBelluccihasyettohithisstrapsin2017。

TheonlytournamenthehasplayedinwastheSydneyInternationalwherehewasthoroughlyoutplayedNicolasMahutinstraightsets。

TherehasbeensomeconcernsoverTomic’sfitnesscomingintothismatchbutonlyonceineightattemptshastheworldnumber27failedtoprogresspastthefirstroundoftheAustralianOpen。

WearehappytotaketheinflatedoddsonBernietoaddsomevalueandroundoutthemultiinstyle。

BernardTomictowin$1。

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