The French Open is heating up with the quarterfinals already upon us. Alexander Zverev will take on Carlos Alcaraz at Roland Garros in Paris on Tuesday morning at 9:00 ET, with a spot in the semifinals at stake. The match will air on Tennis Channel and can be viewed via live stream at TennisChannel.com.
Alcaraz is a massive favorite in the match, with oddsmakers placing him at -450 to win the spot In the final four of men’s the singles tournament. Zverev is currently sitting on the moneyline at +340. It’s the most lopsided odds of any of the quarterfinals, according to DraftKings Sportsbook.
Alcaraz has had a pretty smooth journey to get to this point of the tournament. He’s won all but won match, his second round matchup, in straight sets. Most recently he came away with a 6-1, 6-4,6-4 win over Karen Khachanov in the fourth round. Zverev has overcome the exact same path at Alcaraz, winning all but his second-round match in straight sets. In the fourth round he defeated Bernabe Zapata Miralles in a tight match by a score of 7-6, 7-5, 6-3.
This is the fourth meeting all-time between the two players. Zverev won the first two meetings between the two, but the 19-year-old Alcaraz won the most recent meeting between them, which also took place on the same outdoor clay type of playing surface as tomorrow’s match will be played on.