Roger Federer vs Alexander Zverev

Roger Federer and Alexander Zverev played each other a total of seven times on the ATP Tour with Alexander leading their H2H 4-3.

Their last match was in the Quarterfinals of the 2019 Shanghai Masters with Alexander winning the match in three sets 6-3, 6-7, 6-3.

The first Roger Federer vs Alexander Zverev match was in the Round of 32 of the 2016 Rome Masters which was won by Roger in straight sets 6-3, 7-5.

Roger Federer vs Alexander Zverev Head to Head

Roger Federer vs Alexander Zverev H2H

Alexander won 57% of their matches with 57% of the matches being on hard courts, 29% of the matches being on grass courts, and 14% of the matches being on clay courts.

They met each other once in a round of 32, once in a Quarterfinals, twice in a Semifinals, and twice in a Final (2017 Canada Masters and 2017 Halle Open).

Roger Federer Wins (3)

Roger beat Alexander three times on tour, with his first win coming in Rome in 2016 and his most recent win coming at the year end finals that was held at the O2 in London in 2017.

YearTournamentATP LevelRoundSurfaceScore
2017ATP FinalsYear End FinalsGroup StageHard7-6, 5-7, 6-1
2017Halle500FinalGrass6-1, 6-3
2016Rome Masters1000Round of 32Clay6-3, 7-5

Alexander Zverev Wins (4)

Alexander has beaten Roger four times, with his first win coming in Halle in 2016 and his most recent win coming at the Shanghai Masters in 2019.

YearTournamentATP LevelRoundSurfaceScore
2019Shanghai Masters1000QuarterfinalsHard6-3, 6-7, 6-3
2018ATP FinalsYear End FinalsSemifinalsHard7-5, 7-6
2017Canada Masters1000FinalHard6-3, 6-4
2016Halle500SemifinalsGrass7-6, 5-7, 6-3

Below are highlights from their last match in the Quarterfinals at the 2019 Shanghai Masters, which Alexander won in three sets (6-3, 6-7, 6-3).

Head to Head by Year

Their first match was in 2016 and in total, they faced each other seven times on the ATP Tour, with their last match being in the quarterfinals of the Shanghai Masters in 2019.

YearMatchesFederer WinsZverev WinsH2H
20162111-1
20173213-2
20181013-3
20191013-4
20200003-4
20210003-4
20220003-4

Head to Head by Tournament

Roger and Alexander played each other in five different tournaments with their H2H at each of these tournaments detailed below.

TournamentMatchesFederer WinsZverev WinsH2H
ATP Finals2111-1
Canada Masters1010-1
Halle2111-1
Rome1101-0
Shanghai Masters1010-1

Head to Head by Court Surface

Four of their matches were on hard courts, one was on clay courts, and three were on grass courts.

Court SurfaceMatchesR.FedererA.ZverevH2H
Hard4131-3
Grass2111-1
Clay1101-0

Head to Head by Tour Level

They faced each other twice at the ATP 500 level, three times at the ATP 1000 level, and twice at the ATP Finals level.

They never played each other in a grand slam, the Olympics, or the Davis Cup.

ATP Tour LevelMatchesR.FedererA.ZverevH2H
2500000-0
5002111-1
10003121-2
Year End Finals2111-1
Grand Slam0000-0
Olympics0000-0
Davis Cup0000-0
Next Gen Finals0000-0

FAQ

How many times did they play each other?

They played each other a total of seven times on the ATP Tour (2019 Shanghai Masters, 2018 ATP Finals, 2017 ATP Finals, 2017 Canada Masters, 2017 Halle, 2016 Halle, and 2016 Rome Masters).

What is their grand slam H2H Record?

They never met in a grand slam tournament.

What is their H2H record on hard courts?

Alexander won three out of four of their matches on hard courts.

What is their H2H record on grass?

They have faced each other twice on grass (both in Halle) with Alexander (2016) and Roger (2017) each winning one of the matches.

What is their H2H record on clay?

Roger won their only meeting on clay at the Rome Masters in 2016 (6-3, 7-5).

Page last updated: 18th of November 2022