Novak Djokovic and Stefanos Tsitsipas will lock horns on the highly-anticipated Italian Open last on Sunday, Might fifteenth
Novak Djokovic’s peforamcnes up to now at Italian Open 2022
Novak Djokovic is wanting extra comfy because the 12 months has passed by. The Serbian not too long ago capped off 1000 profession wins on Saturday after beating Casper Ruud on the Italian Open semifinals. The 20-time Grand Slam winner additionally bought previous Aslan Karatsev, Stan Wawrinka and Felix Auger-Aliassime alongside the way in which. Djokovic will probably be wanting to win his first title of 2022 this weekend and lengthen his run to 5 consecutive wins when he faces Tsitsipas.
Stefano Tstisipas’ performances up to now at Italian Open 2022
Then again, Tsitsipas will probably be competing in his first last in Rome. The Greek star survived a pair of match factors in opposition to him to defeat Grigor Dimitrov within the Rome opening spherical and later scored a pair of comeback wins in opposition to Karen Khachanov within the second spherical earlier than ending the run of residence favorite Jannik Sinner in straight units within the quarterfinals. He then went on to beat German tennis star Alexander Zverev within the semifinals.
Head to Head and Predictions
Djokovic and Tsitsipas have confronted one another eight instances previously and the World No.1 leads the H2H report 6-2. Djokovic additionally has an ideal 4-0 report in opposition to Tstisipas on clay.
Provided that Tsitsipas has been wanting actually sharp on clay, he’s certain to pose a menace to Djokovic. Nonetheless, our prediction is a win in three units for the Serbian.