10th-seed Roberto Bautista Agut will have one eye on the Round of 32 when he goes up against Attila Balazs in a second-round encounter at the French Open 2020. Agut has a golden opportunity to reach at least the quarterfinals at Roland Garros this year and he is too good a player to miss out on such a wonderful chance.
Roberto Bautista Agut vs Attila Balazs: Preview
Talking about the performance in the Round of 128, Bautista Agut had a tricky opponent in the form of local favourite and veteran Richard Gasquet. However, the 32-year old Spaniard managed to clear that hurdle rather easily as he outclassed Gasquet in straight sets 7-6, 6-2, 6-1.
Similarly, Balazs too had an easy outing in the opening round. The 32-year old Hungarian sailed past Japanese Yasutaka Uchiyama 6-2, 6-3, 7-5 to set up a date with his similar age opponent, Bautista Agut.
Roberto Bautista Agut vs Attila Balazs: Head-to-Head
Their second round match at the French Open will be their first meeting on the ATP Tour. So the head-to-head record stands at 0-0.
Roberto Bautista Agut vs Attila Balazs: Prediction
The contest is going to be a one-sided affair and Bautista Agut should end up on the winning side without a fuss. It will be a commendable effort from Balazs if he even manages to take the match into the fourth set. Having said that, it will be impossible tom stop Agut from emerging victorious from this encounter.
Match Prediction: Roberto Bautista Agut defeats Attila Balazs comfortably in straight sets.