The German-speaking gentlemen know to fully convince in 2019 at the French Open. No fewer than four players from Germany, Switzerland or Austria are represented in the round of the last eight. The duel of two longtime companions Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka is expected on Tuesday with great excitement. Also on Wednesday, the tennis fans can look forward to an absolute treat. The world ranking leader Novak Djokovic meets Alexander Zverev, the German figurehead!
Novak Djokovic vs Alexander Zverev Tennis Betting Tips
This could Novak Djokovic quasi “back-to-back” the German tennis men throw out of the tournament. Against the surprise man Jan-Lennard Struff, the Djoker shone with an excellent, almost flawless performance. Zverev was a kilometer away from a faultless play but convinced with tactical variability and a great fighting spirit. But are these two attributes enough to reach the semifinals of a grand slam for the first time in his career? The bookmakers can hardly imagine a German victory.
Novak Djokovic – Statistics & Current Form
Current ranking in the world rankings: 1.
Position in the seedling list: 1
Similar to Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic also dreams of his second title win in Roland Garros. The Serb won the tournament in the city of love in 2016, thus fixing his “career grand slam”. In the last two years, the Serb then had to give each beaten in the quarterfinals. Last year he lost sensationally against the Italian Marco Cecchinato in four sets. A defeat against Alexander Zverev would not be a negative sensation from his point of view, but a surprise. The “Djoker” acts in the previous tournament history namely absolutely outstanding. He did not have to make a single move on his way to the last eight. Only the Swiss lucky loser Henri Laaksonen could win four games in one go.
Against the German surprise man Jan-Lennard Struff shone the former Becker protected over the entire match duration. Struff was able to make the game open after the tough five-set battle against Coric. With much risk, he beat the Serb a few winners around the ears. From the middle of the first set, however, the game was on an incline. Within minutes, Djokovic made 3: 3 a 6: 3 and 4: 0! At this time Djokovic had just booked three unforced errors! In the end, the number grew to twelve unforced errors, nonetheless an outstanding value.
The Serb, who has won the last three Grand Slam tournaments, is already in his tenth run in the quarter-finals of Roland Garros. With a performance like Jan-Lennard Struff, the winner in this game can only be called Djokovic. This is also the opinion of the bookmakers, and between Djokovic and Zverev, betting odds of just over 1.10 are offered for a prediction on the favorites win. The self-assurance, the almost flawless game and the self-confidence are clear arguments that speak for the Serbs.
Last matches by Novak Djokovic:
🎾 03.06.2019 – Djokovic Vs. Struff 6-3, 6-2, 6-2 (French Open)
🎾 01.06.2019 – Djokovic Vs. Caruso 6-3, 6-3, 6-2 (French Open)
🎾 30.05.2019 – Djokovic Vs. Laaksonen 6-1, 6-4, 6-3 (French Open)
🎾 27.05.2019 – Djokovic Vs. Hurkacz 6-4, 6-2, 6-2 (French Open)
🎾 19.05.2019 – Nadal Vs. Djokovic 6-0, 4-6, 6-1 (Roma)
Alexander Zverev – Statistics & Current Form
Current ranking in the world rankings: 5.
Position in the seedling list: 5
Alexander Zverev has been one of the world’s top athletes for many months now, but at the Grand Slam tournaments, the German was rarely able to convince. In 2018 he reached in Roland Garros ever for the first time the quarterfinals of a Grand Slam tournament, before he had to defeat Dominic Thiem smoothly in three sets. This quarter-final from the previous year was able to confirm Zverev. For his first Grand Slam semi-final, the young German will definitely need another performance upgrade.
A look at the latest results is quite satisfactory. Meanwhile, Zverev has won eight games in a row. After the disappointing finish in Roma, Zverev had fallen to the ground and doubted himself as well. In anger, he smashed his cellphone. This action to “relieve frustration” was probably necessary, because since then Zverev has always won. Especially because of his big fighter heart could convince Zverev these days, playful he is despite these successes a good deal of his top form away.
He lost 2-0 to John Millman in the first round and against Dusan Lajovic on lap three and was only able to sack in the decisive fifth set. The game against Fabio Fognini also had many ups and downs to offer. Zverev is missing the consistency, has immense problems with his second serve (twelve double errors) and an extremely high error rate on the forehand. After losing the first set Zverev gradually increased, acted more concentrated and above all played extremely variable. While Fognini quarreled with himself – and everything around him, Zverev mostly kept his cool. Fighting and mentally, this was also a strong idea, playful he has to improve against the “Djoker”. Already for a set win by Zverev against Djokovic odds of just under 2.00 are offered. Especially with his own service he offers his opponent again and again opportunity. In addition, the Hamburger will probably get in spite of his good return game against the serve of the Serb probably problems.
Last matches by Alexander Zverev:
🎾 03.06.2019 – Zverev vs. Fognini 3-6, 6-2, 6-2, 7-6 (French Open)
🎾 01.06.2019 – Zverev vs. Lajovic 6-4, 6-2, 4-6, 1-6, 6-2 (French Open)
🎾 30.05.2019 – Zverev vs. Ymer 6-1, 6-3, 7-6 (French Open)
🎾 28.05.2019 – Zverev vs. Millman 7-6, 6-3, 2-6, 6-7, 6-3 (French Open)
🎾 25.05.2019 – Zverev vs. Jarry 6-3, 3-6, 7-6 (Geneva)
Djokovic vs Zverev – Head to Head Statistics
Head-to-Head: 2: 2
Before the quarter-finals in Paris, the direct comparison between Alexander Zverev and Novak Djokovic is still balanced. The two players have faced each other four times on the tour, and both have won two games each. Last November, it came in just a few days two times to this duel. After Djokovic in the group stage of the ATP Finals could still prevail confidently, Alexander Zverev four days later in the final celebrated a surprising, clear, but especially deserved success in two sentences and crowned the unofficial ATP World Champion – his biggest success so far the tour.
Novak Djokovic vs Alexander Zverev Tennis Betting Tips Explained
The French Open 2019 turn into the home stretch and the big stars are still represented in the tournament. Although in the quarter-final between Alexander Zverev and Novak Djokovic face number five and one of the world, the bookmakers expect a clear affair. Too dominant acted the Serb in the course of the tournament so far and accordingly is between Djokovic and Zverev the prediction towards the Serbian exceptional player.
Key facts – Novak Djokovic vs Alexander Zverev tips
🏸 Alexander Zverev is in a Grand Slam quarterfinals for the second time in his career
🏸 Zverev defeated Djokovic in the final of the ATP Finals in November 2018!
🏸 Djokovic so far without loss of set – the Serb had to surrender in any set more than four games!
However, these bets are not profitable for the betting odds offered. Although Alexander Zverev is in the quarterfinals, but continues to struggle with his consistency and service. He would have to increase significantly, so he will have a realistic chance. Rather, it is expected that Zverev will once again offer his opponent many opportunities. Djokovic is rarely asked twice, so a fresh three-set defeat by Zverev would not be a surprise. A little bit of risk is there, but between Zverev and Djokovic the tip for passable odds seems to be the best bet for a Serbian 3-0 set victory. A bet of five units is made for this bet! Zverev currently lacks the ease in the game to claim the almost flawless Djokovic.
Betting Tips: Djokovic 3: 0 sets