Alexander Zverev and Jannik Sinner will face off in the 4th round of the French Open 2020 on Sunday. Both the players have played great tennis so far to reach the last 16 and the match promises to be sure-shot thriller. Zverev defeat Marco Cecchinato in straight sets in the 3rd round , whereas Sinner defeated Federico Coria to progress into the Round 4.
Alexander Zverev vs Jannik Sinner: Match Preview
Alexander Zverev, returning to tennis after his US Open final loss, has been raising his level consistently in each match. The German defeated Denis Novak in straight sets in the 1st round, got past Pierre Hugues Herbert in 5 sets in the 2nd round before breezing past Cecchinato in another straight sets victory in the 3rd round. Zverev, has not played his best tennis so far this tournament as was evident in his 2nd round match. The US Open finalist will have to produce high quality tennis if he wants to continue ahead at the French Open.
Jannik Sinner, has lived up to his hype at the French Open this year reaching the last 16. In the first round, the Italian defeated 11th seed, David Goffin in straight sets. In Round 2, he defeated the Frenchman, Benjamin Bonzi before getting past Federico Coria in the 3rd round on Friday. The talented 18-year old youngster is still to drop a set at the French Open this year and would be backing his chances against Alexander Zverev.
Alexander Zverev vs Jannik Sinner: Head-to-Head
The duo have never faced off against each other before and their current head-to-head stands at 0-0.
Alexander Zverev vs Jannik Sinner: Match Prediction
Alexander Zverev, 6th seed, will face his toughest challenge at the French Open so far as comes up against the talented Italian, Jannik Sinner. The 18-year old has played high quality tennis over the clay court season and has the potential to trouble Zverev in their 4th round match. However, the German after his US Open 2020 run would have gained a lot of experience and confidence , is the favourite to qualify into the last 8 and end Sinner’s run in Paris.
Match Prediction: Alexander Zverev to defeat Jannik Sinner in 4 sets.