- Shelby Rogers and Veronika Kudermetova will face each other in the first of two semifinal matches at the Silicon Valley Classic
- Their current head-to-head is split at 1-1
- Continue below for match odds, preview, and best bet prediction
The final four are all set in San Jose, with both semifinals of the WTA Silicon Valley Classic being played later today. American Rogers will be playing in front of a home crowd as she takes on Kudermetova. This will be the second match between these two this year.
Shelby Rogers vs  Veronika Kudermetova Odds & Prediction – WTA Silicon Valley Classic Semifinals
|Shelby Rogers||+1.5 (-105)||+120||Ov 22.5 (-105)|
| Veronika Kudermetova||-1.5 (-115)||-150||Un 22.5 (-130)|
Odds as of August 6th at Caesars Sportsbook.
Kudermetova is heading into the match as the slight favorite with -150 odds, but Rogers has had herself quite the week, and is sure to give her opponent a tough time. This should be an exciting match to watch.
Rogers Beats Fellow American
29-year old Rogers improved to 3-0 against fellow American Amanda Anisimova, when she defeated her 6-4, 6-4, to earn the last spot in this year’s semifinals.
— wta (@WTA) August 6, 2022
Rogers has yet to lose a set this week, and only managed to lose 18 games. On route to her win, Rogers hammered 14 winners to just three unforced errors, while had more winners with 16, also had many more unforced errors with 29.
Rogers is now the last American standing in the tournament.
Kudermetova Defeats Ons Jabeur
Kudermetova has had a strong week in California. The 25-year old has only dropped one set, in her first match, all tournament. She’s went on to defeat Camila Giorgi, Claire Liu, Ons Jabeur to earn her spot in the final four.
Extends her head-to-head to 3-0 👏
— wta (@WTA) August 5, 2022
The ninth seed defeated Jabeur 7-6(5), 6-2, in just over an hour and a half, improving to 6-0 against the World No. 5 player. Kudermetova went on to hit 30 winners, including seven aces, to Jabeur’s 17.
This is the third time Rogers and Kudermetova will go head-to-head in their careers. Their current head-to-head is split at 1-1, with Rogers taking the first matchup in 2021, and Kudermetova winning their most recent earlier this year in Miami.
Rogers vs Kudermetova Head-to-Head Stats
Rogers vs Kudermetova Best Bet
Both of these two players have had great weeks in California. Rogers definitely had a bit of a tougher draw than her semifinal opponent, so her wins come across a bit impressive, with most of them being an upset. But Kudermetova has been dominate as expected.
As mentioned, their head-to-head is split, but with Kudermetova winning their most recent encounter, the edge is slightly favoring the Russian. But this match could really go either way, with the way both Rogers and Kudermetova are playing. So instead of looking directly at the moneyline, look for the best bet to be how many sets the match goes.
Best Bet: Over 2.5 sets (+135)