Matteo Berrettini, 7th seed at the French Open 2020 will be up against the Canadian Vasek Pospisil in the 1st round match at the French Open on Monday. Matteo Berrettini, who could only manage to reach Round 2 of the French Open last year will be looking forward to have a good run this time around.
Matteo Berrettini vs Vasek Pospisil: Preview
Matteo Berrettini comes into the French Open having played the Italian Open 2020, where he was defeated by Casper Ruud in the quarterfinals. However, Berrettini has been playing good tennis over the past month, he has not been able to reach the final stages of the tournament. Last year at the French Open, he was knocked out in the 2nd round itself. His best performance at the French Open came in 2018 where he reached the 3rd round.
Vasek Pospisil, comes into the French Open after his successful run at the US Open 2020, where he reached the last 16 before being beaten by Alex De Minaur. He has not played a single clay-court tournament in the lead-up to the French Open 2020. Pospisil did not play in the main draw of the French Open last year and has never progressed beyond Round 1 in Paris.
Matteo Berrettini vs Vasek Pospisil: Head-to-Head
Matteo Berrettini and Vasek Pospisil have never faced off against each other before. The 1st round clash at the French Open 2020 will be their first meeting against each other.
Matteo Berrettini vs Vasek Pospisil: Match Prediction
Vasek Pospisil has not played a single clay-court match this season which might work against him in 1st round game against Berrettini. Matteo Berrettini is known to be a good player on clay courts and is expected to defeat Pospisil in the 1st round. However, Vasek Pospisil had a good run at the US Open 2020 beating a few top players along his way reaching the last 16. So it would not be a surprise seeing Pospisil posing a challenge to Matteo Berrettini.
Match Prediction: Matteo Berrettini to defeat Vasek Pospisil in 4 sets.