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John Eastwood 26 May 2024
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Alexander Zverev vs Rafael Nadal Predictions


The draw hasn't been kind to Rafael Nadal on what is expected to be final French Open. The 14-time champion faces fourth seed Alexander Zverev, who is fresh off winning the Rome Masters title. 
  • Alexander Zverev vs Rafael Nadal Predictions
  • Head to Head
  • Alexander Zverev Stats
  • Alexander Zverev Form
  • Rafael Nadal Stats
  • Rafael Nadal Form

Zverev is backed to win and gain revenge for his 2022 French Open semi-final defeat to Nadal when forced to retire. Nadal can, however, take a set.

Head to Head


Rafael Nadal leads the head to head 7-3. The last meeting between the pair was in the 2022 French Open semi-finals when Alexander Zverev was forced to retire.

Alexander Zverev Stats


Nationality: Germany
Age: 27 (20 April 1997)
Height: 6'6" (1.98m)
Plays: Right-Handed
World Ranking: 4
Career High: 2 (June 2022)
ATP Tour Titles: 22
2024 ATP Tour Titles: 1
Grand Slam Singles Titles: 0
French Open Best Result: Semi-Final (2021, 2022, 2023)

Alexander Zverev Form


Alexander Zverev is 28-9 this year and comes into the French Open on a high after winning the Rome Masters.

The German got to the semi-finals at the Australian Open, Los Cabos Open and Miami Masters before suffering early defeats on clay in Monte-Carlo and Madrid along with a run to quarter-finals in Munich.

Zverev found his best form in Rome to win the event for the second time having also be crowned champion in 2017.

He beat Aleksandar Vukic, Luciano Darderi, Nuno Borges, Taylor Fritz, Alejandro Tabilo and Nicolas Jarry.

Rafael Nadal Stats


Nationality: Spain
Age: 37 (3 June 1986)
Height: 6'1" (1.85m)
Plays: Left-Handed
World Ranking: 275
Career High: 1 (August 2008)
ATP Tour Titles: Titles: 92
2024 ATP Tour Titles: Titles: 0
Grand Slam Singles Titles: 22 (2 Australian Open, 14 French Open, 2 Wimbledon, 4 US Open)
French Open Best Result: Winner (2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2022)

Rafael Nadal Form


Rafael Nadal has had a quiet year, boasting a 7-5 record from four events in 2024.

The 37-year-old suffered a quarter-final exit in Brisbane in January and a second round loss in Barcelona on his return to action in April.

Nadal went further in Madrid losing in the fourth round to Jiri Lehecka.

The former world no.1 failed to make it past the second round in the Rome Masters two weeks ago, losing to Hubert Hurkacz.

Verdict

Alexander Zverev can win this first round clash, but Rafael Nadal can take a set in what should be his French Open finale.

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