Tennis DFS First Look: Friday, May 26th

Welcome to the Tennis DFS First Look, where we delve into the exciting world of tennis betting and DFS on platforms like DraftKings and FanDuel. Whether you’re seeking tennis betting odds, tennis DFS projections, or insights into today’s slate, this article has what you need. Join us as we review our tennis DFS research and survey the landscape for the upcoming slate.


Today’s Tennis DFS Matchups and Odds for WTA Rabat

Player Opponent Odds Opp Odds Event Surface Elo% Opp Elo%
Sloane Stephens Lucia Bronzetti -210 165 WTA Rabat Clay 86.48% 62.70%
Taylor Fritz Grigor Dimitrov -215 170 ATP Geneva Clay 98.43% 96.18%
Alexander Zverev Nicolas Jarry -210 165 ATP Geneva Clay 97.08% 84.49%
Elina Svitolina Clara Burel -185 150 WTA Strasbourg Clay 89.74% 69.23%
Julia Grabher Julia Riera -155 125 WTA Rabat Clay 65.73% 33.10%
Arthur Fils Brandon Nakashima -150 120 ATP Lyon Clay 80.67% 90.11%
Cameron Norrie Francisco Cerundolo -140 110 ATP Lyon Clay 97.75% 94.16%
Lauren Davis Anna Blinkova -135 110 WTA Strasbourg Clay 86.95% 77.86%

Odds courtesy of Draftkings Sportsbook as of publication time.

Top DFS Projections for ATP Geneva

Player fpts matches sets games aces df
Sloane Stephens 58.75 0.64 1.58 12.50 1.1 2.00
Taylor Fritz 58.40 0.65 1.59 12.50 5.44 1.68
Elina Svitolina 56.04 0.62 1.53 12.50 4.67 4.75
Alexander Zverev 55.24 0.64 1.58 11.50 4.18 2.82
Cameron Norrie 51.85 0.55 1.37 12.00 2.85 1.79
Arthur Fils 50.62 0.57 1.42 12.00 4.3 2.96
Julia Grabher 50.57 0.58 1.44 12.00 1.2 4.29
Lauren Davis 48.93 0.55 1.36 11.50 1.41 3.36
Brandon Nakashima 41.40 0.43 1.08 10.50 4.44 1.48
Francisco Cerundolo 39.39 0.45 1.12 10.50 1.53 2.75

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Top DFS ownership for WTA Strasbourg

Player own%
Taylor Fritz 65.02%
Sloane Stephens 56.28%
Elina Svitolina 52.97%
Alexander Zverev 50.63%
Lauren Davis 48.17%

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Top DFS points per dollar – ATP Lyon

Player pts$
Elina Svitolina 6.37
Taylor Fritz 6.35
Sloane Stephens 6.32
Cameron Norrie 6.25
Alexander Zverev 6.14

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Tennis DFS Picks for Friday May 26th

Elina Svitolina: In the WTA Strasbourg event, one player to consider is Elina Svitolina. Svitolina is the favorite with odds of -185, indicating a higher probability of winning. Her opponent, Burel, has an ELO rating percentile of 69.23, suggesting a moderately difficult matchup but one of the better matchups on the slate. Svitolina has a higher ELO rating percentile of 89.74, indicating a higher skill level. Despite her relatively high salary of 8800, which falls within the Average Salary range, Svitolina is currently considered a top points per dollar option and is expected to have high DFS ownership, making her a popular choice among fantasy players.

Sloane Stephens: Sloane Stephens is a player to watch in the WTA Rabat event. With odds of -210, she is considered a strong favorite. Stephens ranks as the #3 points per dollar option, making her an attractive choice for DFS players. Her expected DFS ownership level is at chalk, indicating she is likely to be a popular selection. Stephens holds a solid ELO rating percentile of 86.48, reflecting a high level of skill. Despite her high salary of 9300, which falls within the High Salary range, Stephens presents a compelling option given her favorable odds and strong performance indicators.

Taylor Fritz: In today’s DFS tennis slate at ATP Geneva, Taylor Fritz is a player worth considering. Fritz ranks as the #2 points per dollar option, making him an attractive choice for fantasy players. With a high DFS ownership level, he is expected to be a popular selection. Fritz holds an impressive ELO rating percentile of 98.43, indicating a high skill level. He is favored with odds of -215. However, his opponent, Dimitrov, poses a challenging matchup with an ELO rating percentile of 96.18. Despite his higher salary of 9200, which falls within the High Salary range, Fritz remains a compelling option for fantasy players given his strong performance indicators.

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