Should be tight but Tsitsipas has stronger clay results
Due to start at 2:30 pm
Shapovalov 2.18, Tsitsipas 1.79
Shapovalov won their only previous meeting. That was at the Australian Open in January. He won in straight sets on a hard court.
Tsitsipas had better overall results in the last 12 months. They have quite similar results this season. Tsitsipas has come through the qualifying rounds.
Clay results strongly favour Tsitsipas. He won 19 of his 26 clay matches in the last 12 months. Shapovalov won 1 of his 6 clay matches in the last year.
Back Tsitsipas above 2.00.
Update: Tsitsipas won 6-3, 6-4.