Diego Schwartzman, 12th seed, has been living upto his expectations so far at the French Open 2020. He has dispatched his first 3 round opponents with ease and has made it into the last 16. The Argentinian now faces Lorenzo Sonego from Italy who has exceeded everyone’s expectation and made it this far in Paris. The duo will face off against each other in the Round 4 match on Sunday.
Diego Schwartzman vs Lorenzo Sonego: Match Preview
Diego Schwartzman, 12th seed, has been consistently playing high-quality tennis in the past few weeks. After his good run at the Italian Open 2020, he started off in Paris defeating M.Kecmanovic in straight sets in the 1st round. The 12th seed defeated Lorenzo Giustino in Round 2 before breezing past Norbert Gombos in Round 3. The Argentinian is yet to drop a set at the French Open 2020 and is one of the top contenders to have a deep run this tournament.
Lorenzo Sonego, is one of the surprise names still remaining in the draw. The Italian started off defeating Emilio Gomez in an exhausting 5-set match. In the 2nd round, he got the better of Alexander Bublik in straight sets before defeating 27th seed, Taylor Fritz in straight sets in the 3rd round. The unseeded Italian will now face Diego Schwartzman in Round 4 on Sunday which will be his toughest challenge so far.
Diego Schwartzman vs Lorenzo Sonego: Head-to-Head
The duo have never faced off against each other in the past and their head to head record stands at 0-0.
Diego Schwartzman vs Lorenzo Sonego: Match Prediction
Diego Schwartzman is the certain pick to progress into the Round 4 given the intensity with which he has been playing this clay court season. His opponent, Lorenzo Sonego certainly does have the ability to cause an upset on his day, but it will be a surprise to see the Italian bother the inform Schwartzman, who is expected to make it the last 8 of the French Open 2020.
Match Prediction: Diego Schwartzman to defeat Lorenzo Sonego in straight sets.