Andrey Rublev, 13th seed at the French Open 2020 will face Marton Fucsovics in the 4th round on Monday. Rubelv, coming into the tournament at the back of the Hamburg Open triumph defeated Kevin Anderson in straight sets in the 3rd round. Fucsovics is one of the surprising names still remaining in the draw as he defeated Thiago Monteiro in straight sets in Round 3.
Andrey Rublev vs Marton Fucsovics: Match Preview
Andrey Rublev has looked solid so far this tournament after his 5-set victory over Sam Querrey in Round 1. The Russian came back from 2 sets down to defeat Querrey. In the 2nd round, the number 13 seed defeated Alejandro Davidovich Fokina in 4 sets before cruising past Kevin Anderson in straight sets in 3rd round.
Marton Fucsovics is playing the best tennis of his life so far at the French Open 2020. In the first round, he outplayed the 4th seed, Daniil Medvedev in 4 sets causing an upset. He defeated Albert Ramos Vinolas in straight sets in Round 2 before having another comfortable victory over Thiago Monteiro in the 3rd round.
Andrey Rublev vs Marton Fucsovics: Head-to-Head
The duo have faced other just once before at the 2016 Barcelona Open in the semifinal. Fucsovics got the better of his opponent in straight sets and leads the head to head record 1-0.
Andrey Rublev vs Marton Fucsovics: Match Prediction
With the level of tennis, Rublev has been producing in the past 2 weeks which includes the Hamburg Open trophy, it will be difficult for Fucsovics to challenge the Russian and defeat him. However, Fucsovics has shown that he is capable of defeating top players as he had defeated Daniil Medvedev in the first round itself. He might challenge the 5th seed but Rublev is expected to emerge victorious and progress into the last 8.
Match Prediction: Andrey Rublev to defeat Marton Fucsovics in 4 sets