Cirstea to win at more than 3 games
It's the first round in Tokyo and the German Julia Goerges will face the Romanian Sorana Cirstea. This is their 3rd meeting and the score is tied up at 1-1. Sorana improved a lot his playing on hard courts and this season she has a nice record of 22-14. The German is not doing very well this year, having lost 24 of the 40 matches that she played so far. On hard court the situation is the same , with a 7-13 record. Her form is also bad, having lost 8 of her last 10 encounters so she will probably lose this one too.