After his confident victory over the Austrian Sebastian Ofner, Alexander Zverev will face the Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas on Thursday in the round of 16 of the ATP Masters in Monte Carlo. The match on the live ticker.

Alexander Zverev vs Stefanos Tsitsipas on the live ticker

Olympic tennis champion Alexander Zverev achieved certain success on Wednesday as he began preparations for the French Open. In Monte Carlo, his adopted homeland, the 26-year-old Hamburger reached the round of 16 with a 6:3, 6:4 victory against Austrian Sebastian Ofner. After 1:18 hours, Zverev secured victory in his first clay court match this year.

Tsitsipas leads in direct comparison against Zverev

Thanks to this success, the German will now face the Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas in the round of the 16 best of the Masters 1000 tournament. In the previous round, the Greek easily defeated the Argentine Tomás Etcheverry 6-1 and 6-0. Tsitsipas is ranked 12th in the current ATP world rankings, while Zverev is ranked fifth.

In direct comparison, the Greek is currently ahead with 9:5. But in the last match in the United Cup, Zverev won 6-4, 6-4.