The French Open is one of the calendar years most anticipated Tennis tournament and was originally a grand slam. Punters can grab plenty of betting offers at great odds. Read on for expert betting advice for the French Open 2017.
French Open 2017 free bets are another great way to cover all bases when betting on big tournaments. A French Open free bet will give you access to exactly that even if you lose your original bet. If you’ve bet on Murray to win in the final and he gets knocked out in the quarterfinals, use your free bet to bet on your next favourite. Free bets often have no restrictions, meaning you can withdraw the money from a free bet like it was your own money in the first place. Alternatively, it will be credited into your account which just means you have to use the same bookies, next time you place a bet. Checking the terms and conditions before you place a free bet is always recommended so you can ensure you’re meeting all the criteria.
French Open 2017 free bets can sometimes be used if you’re an existing customer, but if you’re new to a site, there are tons of great betting offers for the French Open 2017 for New Customers only. The tournament is widely televised due to it’s popularity, which is why there so many chances to win more for your money, just make sure you look out for the best free bets for French Open 2018, to really increase your chances. Tennis is growing in popularity each year, with more young players picking up a racket and hitting the courts. Bookies know this and offer great odds in order to attract new customers – if you’ve never bet before but think you know who will win the Open, now’s the chance to capitalise on these better odds bets.
In recent history, French open betting has been typically one sided with Rafael Nadal winning 9 times in the past 12 years! More recently, it’s been the turn of Stan Wawrinka and Novak Djokovic. This year, the same players are up for contention with good odds on Andy Murray for claiming his first title.
French Open 2017 betting offers are in high supply with plenty of chances to pick up great odds with French Open enhanced odds offers. With Nadal’s recent wrist injuries and earlier knockouts in more recent years, he’s becoming less of a favourite. Enhanced odds bets still mean that you get more for for your money – even when picking the favourite. With high profile tournaments like this, bookmakers are in tough competition with each other, all trying to supply the top bookies offers for French Open 2017.
French Open 2017 betting odds are always fluctuating, with many bookies giving access to live updates on each game set and match. In game bets are very popular in tennis as many times, a player can stumble or sustain an injury mid match. All of these things can affect the French Open odds – a player who is favourite can have their odds slashed if they start making mistakes and dropping points throughout the tournament.
With so many games happening throughout the French Open, there’s loads of places to pick up on the best odds. The major matches like the big money men’s and women’s singles are the most popular but you can pick up some great odds in the lesser known events like the doubles, the mixed doubles, the junior single and mixed matches and even the wheelchair matches.
Want to base you bet on who’s won in the past? It’s pretty one sided with, with Nadal in good contention. Here are all of the winners and runners up of the French Open since the year 2000:
|2000||BRA||Gustavo Kuerten||SWE||Magnus Norman||6–2, 6–3, 2–6, 7–6(8–6)|
|2001||BRA||Gustavo Kuerten||ESP||Àlex Corretja||6–7(3–7), 7–5, 6–2, 6–0|
|2002||ESP||Albert Costa||ESP||Juan Carlos Ferrero||6–1, 6–0, 4–6, 6–3|
|2003||ESP||Juan Carlos Ferrero||NED||Martin Verkerk||6–1, 6–3, 6–2|
|2004||ARG||Gastón Gaudio||ARG||Guillermo Coria||0–6, 3–6, 6–4, 6–1, 8–6|
|2005||ESP||Rafael Nadal||ARG||Mariano Puerta||6–7(6–8), 6–3, 6–1, 7–5|
|2006||ESP||Rafael Nadal||SUI||Roger Federer||1–6, 6–1, 6–4, 7–6(7–4)|
|2007||ESP||Rafael Nadal||SUI||Roger Federer||6–3, 4–6, 6–3, 6–4|
|2008||ESP||Rafael Nadal||SUI||Roger Federer||6–1, 6–3, 6–0|
|2009||SUI||Roger Federer||SWE||Robin Söderling||6–1, 7–6(7–1), 6–4|
|2010||ESP||Rafael Nadal||SWE||Robin Söderling||6–4, 6–2, 6–4|
|2011||ESP||Rafael Nadal||SUI||Roger Federer||7–5, 7–6(7–3), 5–7, 6–1|
|2012||ESP||Rafael Nadal||SRB||Novak Djokovic||6–4, 6–3, 2–6, 7–5|
|2013||ESP||Rafael Nadal||ESP||David Ferrer||6–3, 6–2, 6–3|
|2014||ESP||Rafael Nadal||SRB||Novak Djokovic||3–6, 7–5, 6–2, 6–4|
|2015||ESP||Stan Wawrinka||SRB||Novak Djokovic||4–6, 6–4, 6–3, 6–4|
|2016||ESP||Novak Djokovic||GBR||Andy Murray||3–6, 6–1, 6–2, 6–4|
Our French Open 2017 betting predictions are compiled by industry experts – the people who know the game inside out. We’ve analyse years of player data; their trends, win ratios, and injury history to get the most accurate predictions for this year.
With in game betting becoming increasingly popular over the years, we’re also seeing a lot of head to head betting. This type of betting allows you to pitch 2 players together and bet on who will come out on top a head to head or player v player betting preview lets you bet on all aspects of the game. For example, you can bet on Djokovic scoring more points than Murray in the first game or go into even more detail and predict who will win more aces or who will be penalised for having the most double-fouls.
You can read our tips and back players based on their average stats or take a punt and go with your gut and bet on the outcomes you think will happen most, player versus player. Find out all the best free bets, the most lucrative enhanced odds and the most likely player vs player previews right here.