Daniil Medvedev vs Alexander Zverev: Nitto ATP Finals 2021 Head to Head Prediction

Nitto ATP Finals 2021 : Daniil Medvedev vs Alexander Zverev 

Day 3 starts with a cracker as the top-seeded players clash in an interesting match. 

Daniil Medvedev vs Alexander Zverev: Match Preview 

Daniil Medvedev, the 25-year-old Russian who has won one grand slam in his tennis career which was the US Open against Novak Djokovic

Medvedev is currently ranked second in the world as per the ATP rankings and that is his career highest.  He has won thirteen ATP Tour singles titles, including the 2021 US Open and the 2020 ATP Finals. 

With the latter win, Medvedev became the first and only player to defeat the top 3 ranked players in the world en route to the year-end championship title. 

He will play Zverev in his next league match at the Nitto Open 2021. He defeated Hubert Hurkacz in his 1st league match of Nitto Open 2021 (7-6, 6-3, 6-4).  

Daniil Medvedev and Alexander Zverev sharing the court.

In the second league match, we will see Daniil Medvedev and Alexander Zverev face each other. Alexander Zverev is currently the number four ATP ranked player, his highest ATP rank has been three. 

Zverev is the most recent gold medalist of the Olympic singles category that took place in Tokyo in 2021. He holds five ATP Masters 1000 titles. 

He was the runner up at the US Open last year. Zvevev will be facing Medvedev in his next league match of Nitto Open and he defeated Matteo Berrettini (7-6 won as Berrettini retired injured).  

Daniil Medvedev vs Alexander Zverev : Head to Head

Daniil Medvedev5 wins
Alexander Zverev5 wins

After ten matches between Medvedev and Zverev, they are tied at five wins each. 

In the first 4 matches, Zverev led the battle 0-4 as he defeated Medvedev 4 times in a row but in their previous 4 meetings, Medvedev has conquered and defeated him 4 times in a row. 

They are tied on 5-5 in head to head and will make this match interesting as the winner will take the lead. 

Daniil Medvedev vs Alexander Zverev: Form Guide

Daniil MedvedevWLWWWW
Alexander ZverevWLWWWW

Both the players share a similar form coming in this tournament. They both won their first league matches of the Nitto Open 2021. 

The previous match that Zverev lost was against Medvedev at the Paris Open earlier this month in the semi-finals. Medvedev lost his previous match in the finals of the Paris Open against Novak Djokovic.  

Daniil Medvedev vs Alexander Zverev: Record at the Nitto ATP Finals

Player NameTitlesYear
Daniil Medvedev12020
Alexander Zverev2018

Medvedev vs Zverev: ATP Finals H2H Performance Comparison           

DNP2017Round Robin
Round Robin2019Semi-finalist
Semi-Finalist2020Round Robin

Alexander Zverev has better experience of Nitto Open than Danil Medvedev and has played 2 more years than Medvedev. 

Daniil Medvedev vs Alexander Zverev: ATP Finals Prediction 

Daniil Medvedev to win the match in 3 sets as he has defeated Zverev in the last 4 meetings, he is in great form compared to Zverev. Medvedev has currently out played Zverev in their previous meetings.  

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