Matteo Berrettini, 7th seed at the French Open this year will face Daniel Altmaier of Germany in the 3rd round match on Saturday. Berrettini has looked solid in his opening two round matches and so has his opponent, Daniel Altmaier. Daniel Altmaier entered the main draw by virtue of winning 3 qualifying matches and has carried on his momentum into the main draw winning the first 2 rounds with ease and setting up a 3rd round clash with Matteo Berrettini.
Matteo Berrettini vs Daniel Altmaier: Match Preview
Matteo Berrettini, 7th seed defeated Vasek Pospisil in the first round in straight sets. In the second round, he was tested a bit more against Lloyd Harris who took a set off him but Berrettini eventually had a comfortable victory in 4 sets. Matteo Berrettini, known to be a good player on clay courts would be hoping to have a deep run at the French Open this year.
Daniel Altmaier is one of the surprising names still remaining in the draw. Altmaier entered the main draw after 3 qualifying round wins. He followed that up by defeating Feliciano Lopez in straight sets in the first round. In the secound round, he delivered another strong performance defeating Jan-Lennard Struff in another straight sets victory to set up a third round clash with his toughest challenge so far, Matteo Berrettini.
Matteo Berrettini vs Daniel Altmaier: Head-to-Head
Matteo Berrettini and Daniel Altmaier have never faced off against each other before and their 3rd round clash at the French Open 2020 will be their first ever encounter.
Matteo Berrettini vs Daniel Altmaier: Match Prediction
Matteo Berrettini enters the 3rd round match as the certain favourite but one must not write off Daniel Altmaier completely. Daniel Altmaier has been playing the tennis of his life by first, entering the main draw and backing up his form with comfortable first 2 round victories. However, Matteo Berrettini is expected to progress into the next round and end Altmaier’s dream run at the French Open 2020.
Match Prediction: Matteo Berrettini to defeat Daniel Altmaier in 4 sets