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Holger Rune is going into the French Open tournament as one of the main favorites to win. The world no. 6 couldn’t wish for an easier opponent in the opening round but he still needs to get the job done on the court.
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Holger Rune vs Christopher Eubanks – Match Predictions
Holger Rune -8.5 games
This is a match between two players who are on a totally different level. Rune is one of the youngsters who is taking over the tennis world while Eubanks has barely played outside of the USA, especially on clay courts. Eubanks has a solid serve but that will not make a difference in this match. Rune has no mercy against any opponent and he will try to get the job done as quickly as possible. This will be a dominant performance by Rune who will cover the -8.5 games spread.
First set -8.5 games
Rune will set the tone early on showing Eubanks that he has no chance in this match. Rune will break Eubanks’ serve a couple of times in the opening set which will see the American not winning more than two games in that part of the match.
Holger Rune vs Christopher Eubanks Preview
This is a match between two players who are on a totally different level and anything but an easy win for Rune would be a major upset.
Rune is having an excellent season as he is ranked at no. 6 which is his career-high. The Danish player is 27-10 for the season and 13-3 on clay. Last week he reached the final match in Rome losing to Daniil Medvedev. That was his second final loss at the Masters level this season as he also failed in Monte Carlo to Andrey Rublev. Last year, Rune made his debut at the French Open making it to the quarterfinals where he lost to Casper Ruud.
Eubanks is enjoying his highest career ranking at the moment being the 74th player in the world. The American mainly plays the challengers on hard surface in the United States and has played a total of 16 matches on clay in his career. Eubanks is 20-12 for the season and 1-1 on clay. Last week in Geneve, the 27-year-old defeated Benoit Paire in the opening round and then lost to Alexander Zverev in the next one. After failing to qualify in the last five years, this will be his first main draw match at the French Open.
Holger Rune vs Christopher Eubanks Head to Head
This will be the first time these two players to face each other.
(Photo by Baptiste Fernandez/Icon Sport)
Holger Rune vs Christopher Eubanks Match Details
- When will this match start? This match is scheduled for May 30th.
- What is the prize money for Roland Garros in 2023? Both the Men’s and Women’s Singles French Open champions will be awarded €2.3 million each as their winning prize.
- How the viewers in the UK can watch this match? Check out our where to watch French Open page.
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