The US Open 2020 runner up Alexander Zverev will march forward in French Open 2020 to face Pierre-Hugues Herbert. Zverev is well equipped to win the initial rounds while Pierre-Hugues Herbert is seeking a big win to make a name in the circuit.
Alexander Zverev vs Pierre-Hugues Herbert: Preview
Alexander Zverev reached the US Open finals and is now is in a comfortable position at French Open. He has switched easily to the clay-courts and will look to make it to the third round.
Pierre-Hugues Herbert has the local support from the crowd at home. He will strive to recall his old days against Zverev when he defeated the German in 2015.
Alexander Zverev vs Pierre-Hugues Herbert: Head-to-Head
The duo played at the 2015 Brisbane tournament. The Frenchman Pierre-Hugues Herbert won against Alexander Zverev 7-6(2) 6-4. The duo met at three other clashes and in total the head-to-head is lead by Hugues Herbert 3-1. The German won their previous 2016 Roland Garros match and will hope to repeat the result.
Alexander Zverev vs Pierre-Hugues Herbert: Prediction
Alexander Zverev will be able to defeat Pierre-Hugues Herbert and make the head to head closer. They will be meeting after two years and the German has made giant leaps since. Hugues Herbert will loose out early in straight sets.
Match Prediction: Alexander Zverev will win in straight sets.