18th-seed Grigor Dimitrov will look to book a ticket for the third round when he battles against Andrej Martin in a Round of 64 encounter at the French Open 2020. Both the men have entered into this round after comprehensive victories in their respective first-round matches, making the contest an interesting affair.
Andrej Martin vs Grigor Dimitrov: Preview
Talking about the performance in the first round, Martin had an easy outing against Portuguese Joao Sousa. The 31-year old Slovakian trounced Sousa in straight sets 7-5, 6-1, 6-2.
Similarly, Dimitrov did not even need to break a sweat against local favourite Gregoire Barrere in the Round of 128. The 29-year old Bulgarian showed his class as he thrashed Barrere 6-3, 6-2, 6-2.
Andrej Martin vs Grigor Dimitrov: Head-to-Head
It will be first meeting between the two players. Therefore, the head-to-head record stands at 0-0.
Andrej Martin vs Grigor Dimitrov: Prediction
It is a no-brainer that Dimitrov is a firm favourite to win this encounter. It will be a moment of pride for Martin if he even manages to challenge the Bulgarian. It will be a straight-forward match for Dimitrov unless Martin pulls off something miraculous. Despite the contest being a one-sided affair, expect it to be highly entertainer as both the players are high on confidence following their resounding wins in the opening round.
Match Prediction: Grigor Dimitrov defeats Andrej Martin comprehensively in straight sets.