TL;DR news on Pliskova at December 19, 2022

Barty v Kerber, in particular, should be a belter, but if Sabalenka and Pliskova play as they did today, that could be even better. Pliskova would have a chance if she can consistently target the Samsonova forehand, which is comparatively vulnerable under pressure. Pliskova has never made it past the round of 16 at SW19 but she made the 2016 US Open final and has been a serial contender over the years anywhere she goes. Twice beaten in the fourth round of Wimbledon for her deepest run at the event, Pliskova will next face compatriot Tereza Martincova for another spot in the round of 16. 8 Karolina Pliskova).