Boris Becker thinks Rafael Nadal will likely accomplishment at Roland Garros for a record-extending 14 th time this year, yet that the Spaniard will certainly not preserve his grip in Paris forever. According to Becker, it is just an issue of time prior to Stefanos Tsitsipas or Alexander Zverev obtains their hands on the Roland Garros prize, or Novak Djokovic raises his 2nd French crown.
Rafael Nadal will certainly deal with Novak Djokovic in the semifinals on Friday, while Alexander Zverev will certainly handle Stefanos Tsitsipas earlier the very same day.
Because context, Boris Becker declared while talking with Eurosport that Rafael Nadal is the “leading fave” to take residence the Roland Garros title yet once more. The six-time Bang champ did, nonetheless, take place to call Novak Djokovic, Stefanos Tsitsipas and also Alexander Zverev as the gamers most likely to dismiss the Spaniard earlier instead of later on.
” I’m not a clairvoyant, yet the leading fave for me stays Rafael Nadal, that hasn’t transformed,” Becker claimed. “At some time, the followers need to come, Rafael Nadal can not rule Paris permanently. I additionally see that Djokovic can win such a competition, yet Tsitsipas and also Zverev are additionally nearly comparable. For me, it’s simply an inquiry of time.”
I see Stefanos Tsitsipas & & Alexander Zverev defending the crown along with Daniil Medvedev over the following couple of years: Boris Becker
Boris Becker after that provided his analysis of the semifinal suit in between Stefanos Tsitsipas and also Alexander Zverev. Becker thinks the Greek holds the side currently offered his enormous psychological toughness.
” Currently it’s a psychological point: that will remain cooler? That has the better will? Tsitsipas can do whatever fairly well,” Becker claimed.
The German additional suggested that Tsitsipas has no weak points in his video game on clay. He thinks that the Greek, in addition to Alexander Zverev and also Daniil Medvedev, will certainly defend the Roland Garros title in the coming years.
” I can not locate any type of weak points, specifically on clay– whether it’s his offer, groundstrokes or physical fitness. As well as he really feels comfy on the huge phase,” Becker claimed. “I see both of them (Tsitsipas and also Zverev) defending the crown along with Medvedev over the following couple of years. So this is simply the initial of much more huge suits in between Tsitsipas and also Zverev.”
Boris Becker additionally thinks that his compatriot Alexander Zverev has an ace in the hole in the kind of his raw power, which he needs to utilize by striking the sphere more detailed to the standard. The 53- year-old explained that Zverev was not as hostile as he needs to have protested Alejandro Davidovich Fokina in the quarterfinals.
” For me, Zverev has one of the most power. When he strikes, there’s no quiting him,” Becker proceeded. “Yet he can just do that when he’s fairly near the standard and also plays a little bit a lot more offensively. That’s the distinction to all the others that are still in the competition. Yet he needs to do it. In the quarterfinal, he was a little bit as well easy in my viewpoint, he played as well lengthy rallies.”