Serena Williams -400 to win final matchup in Rome
Serena Williams has been one of the most consistent betting plays in sports recently as she won her 23rd straight match to reach the WTA Italian Open final in Rome.
Williams made fairly quick work of Romanian Simona Halep 6-3, 6-0 in their semifinal matchup Saturday.
Third-seeded Victoria Azarenka (+300) is the woman who stands in the way of Serena's fourth consecutive title this year.
The Belarusian defeated Williams in their last matchup 7-6 (8-6), 2-6, 6-3 in the final of the Qatar Total Open in February.
Williams won their only matchup on clay in Madrid last year by a tally of 6-1, 6-3.Bet365.com
currently lists the American at +163 odds to win the upcoming French Open at Roland Garros.