Roger Federer will be playing third round of Monte Carlo Rolex Masters 2015 on 16 April against France player Gael Monfils. The match has been scheduled not to begin before 12:00 local time and 11:00 BST. Roger Federer vs Gael Monfils live tennis match telecast and streaming can be watched online on Bet365 and tennistv.com.
Head to Head
Roger Federer 8:3 Gael Monfils
Roger Federer will be looking to maintain his win record against Monfils as in last 11 meets, Swiss star beat Gael Monfils on 8 occasions whereas French professional succeed to win only three times. Federer will also be eyeing to take revenge of France v Switzerland – DC WG – F tournament defeat in which Gael Monfils won by 6-1, 6-4, 6-3 on a clay surface.
Today’s match will also be played on Clay outdoor surface hence Gael will be hungry to beat Roger again. World no. 2 Federer beat Jeremy Chardy in the second round of Monte Carlo comprehensively by 6-2, 6-1 and didn’t give any chance to Chardy to dominate the game. Hence he is in fantastic form. After winning Roger talked about the match and said he is confident on playing at clay.
He said, “I thought Jeremy didn’t serve very well, and I felt good on the return. So I was in a lot of the service games when he was serving. Then I thought I served well, had a high first serve percentage and was able to control the baseline. On clay, things move ahead very quickly, I must say.”
Roger Federer is favorite to win today and he has 75 percent chances over Gael Monfils. As per Sports Mirchi predictions he will win in straight sets.
Federer vs Monfils match live score can be taken from livescore.com.