French Open Tennis

Karen Khachanov vs Lorenzo Sonego Prediction and Odds: French Open 2023

A quarter-final spot at the French Open is at stake as Karen Khachanov and Lorenzo Sonego square off against each other on Sunday morning. Which of these players will reign supreme at the end of this match?

The odds in this article were correct at the time of writing, and odds are subject to change. We recommend checking with the bookmaker before placing the bet.

Karen Khachanov vs Lorenzo Sonego – Match Predictions

With both players setting their sights on a place in the Roland Garros quarter-final, these are our predictions and tips for this match

At Least One Tiebreak in the Match

We would like to point out that Karen Khachanov and Lorenzo Sonego have met on three previous occasions, and two of those were on clay courts. Interestingly, there was at least one tiebreak in both of their clay court encounters. It may also interest you to know that these players have been involved in their fair share of long sets over the course of this tournament. On one hand, Lorenzo Sonego’s last two matches featured at least one tiebreak, three of his last four matches too. Likewise, there was at least one tiebreak in two of Karen Khachanov’s last four singles matches. Taking everything into account, we believe that one of these sets will be decided by a tiebreak.

Over 37.5 Total Games

Next, let’s explore the over/under games market. We’ve established that the last two skirmishes between these players were on clay courts, and both meetings featured at least one tiebreak. Unsurprisingly, both encounters went comfortably above the projected total. In like manner, Karen Khachanov and Lorenzo Sonego have both played a total of 12 sets in their three respective matches at the French Open; that’s about four sets per match at this competition. On that note, we believe that this match will end in at least four sets, and should comfortably go over 37 games.

Karen Khachanov vs Lorenzo Sonego Preview

We’ve gotten our Karen Khachanov vs Lorenzo Sonego predictions out of the way, let’s see how these players have fared in this competition so far.

Karen Khachanov

Karen Khachanov faced Constant Lestienne, Radu Albot and Thanasi Kokkinakis in the previous rounds of the French Open; he surrendered three total sets en route to the round of 16. The Russian player will take on Lorenzo Sonego for the fourth time in his career, and he’ll fancy his chances against the Italian.

Lorenzo Sonego

On the other hand, Lorenzo Sonego proved his worth in his third round clash with Andrey Rublev; despite surrendering the first two sets, the Italian showed some resilience, ultimately winning in five sets. Interestingly, Lorenzo Sonego will face another Russian player today; it’ll be interesting to see if he can level the head-to-head between these players today.

Karen Khachanov vs Lorenzo Sonego Head to Head

Karen Khachanov will face Lorenzo Sonego for the fourth time today; he currently leads the head-to-head between these players, having won two of their three previous clashes.

  • 13/05/19 Khachanov won 2-1 (Italian Open, Clay)
  • 16/05/19 Sonego won 2-0 (Monte Carlo Masters, Clay)
  • 29/08/18 Khachanov won 3-0 (US Open, Outdoor Hard)

Karen Khachanov vs Lorenzo Sonego Match Details

French Open Draw
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