As the French Open 2021 reaches it’s halfway point, the tournament has given some great tennis over the past week to the fans. While some players have performed as per their expectations, there have been a few shocking upsets as well, as the tournament gets nearer to the business end.
The tournament progresses into the Round of 16, here’s French Open 2021 4th round Day 8 Schedule, preview and Predictions.
Serena Williams vs Elena Rybakina prediction
Serena Williams vs Elena Rybakina prediction: Serena Williams vs Elena Rybakina prediction: In what will be their first ever tour meeting, World No. 8 Serena Williams will be taking on World No. 22 Elena Rybakina in the 4th round. Both the players come in from straight-set victories in the 3rd round, with Elena yet to drop a set this week. While it has been a smooth sailing so far for Elena, things are bound to change against the 3-time winner in Round 4.
Williams vs Rybakina prediction: Serena Williams to win in 3-sets. Serena Williams vs Rybakina prediction
Victoria Azarenka vs Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova prediction
Victoria Azarenka vs Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova prediction: In their 7th tour meeting and 3rd on Clay, World No. 16 Victoria Azarenka will be taking on World No. 32 Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova in the 4th round. Anastasia has not been great on Clay historically but she is 7-2 this season and can be a challenging test for the former World No. 1 who is undefeated in her 4 Clay matches this season.
Azarenka vs Pavlyuchenkova prediction: Victoria Azarenka to win in 3-sets.
Tamara Zidansek vs Sorana Cirstea prediction
Tamara Zidansek vs Sorana Cirstea prediction: In their 1st tour meeting, World No. 85 and 4th round debutant, Tamara Zidansek will be taking on World No. 54 Sorana Cirstea in the 4th round. It will be an interesting clash as Sorana is known to struggle on Clay but has been amazing throughout this season, while Tamara has played some of her best tennis on Clay.
Zidansek vs Cirstea prediction: Sorana Cirstea to win in 3-sets.
Paula Badosa vs Marketa Vondrousova prediction
Paula Badosa vs Marketa Vondrousova prediction: In their 1st WTA tour meeting, World No. 35 Paula Badosa will be up against World No. 21 Marketa Vondrousova in the 4th round. Both have been great players on Clay and will be an interesting clash as Badosa eyes her first quarter-finals at the French Open while Marketa who was the runner-up in 2019 will be looking for her maiden Grand Slam title.
Badosa vs Vondrousova prediction: Paula Badosa to win in 3-sets.