Match: Dominic Thiem – David Goffin Preview, Predictions and Betting Tips
Date: Thursday, 2 JUne, 2016
Start time: 12:00 UK
The match between the Austrian Dominic Thiem and Belgian David Goffin is from 1/4-finals of the Roland Garros.
Dominic Thiem, 15th in ATP Rankings, eliminated in Paris Cervantes, Garcia Lopez, Zverev and Granollers in 1/8- round in 4 sets. Before Roland Garros, at Monte Carlo, the Austrian 22 year old was stopped by Nadal in the 1/8- finals, while in Munich, he lost in the final against Kohlschreiber. In Madrid, he was eliminated from his opening match, but he reached the quarterfinals in Rome and won in the final of Nice facing Zverev.
David Goffin is on 13th position in the world, proved in early season by reaching the 1/8th finals of the Australian Open and the semifinals at Indian Wells and Miami. Here, to reach the 1/4-finals, the Belgian disposed of Barrere, Berlocq, Almagro and Gulbis. This year on clay, Goffin stumbled in 1/8-finals in Monte Carlo, in the quarterfinals in Munich and in the 1st round in Madrid. It has however a good performance in the tournament in Rome, after which he was beaten by Murray in the quarterfinals.
The two men will play their first 1/4-final of Grand Slam. Goffin have 4 wins to 2 against Thiem, but on clay the two players are 1-1.
We should see a very close match between these two players. It’s possible Thiem to win with 3-2 sets and odd for this is very good.