Kei Nishikori
Kei Nishikori made it to the quarter final of the 2015 Roland GarrosGetty

Kei Nishikori will take on Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in the Men's single quarter final clash of the 2015 Roland Garros on 2 June.

Where to watch live

The match starts at 3pm BST. Live coverage is on British Eurosport, British Eurosport HD, British Eurosport 2, British Eurosport 2 HD and ITV 4. Real-time internet updates are available on the Roland Garros official website.

Overview

After getting a walkover in the third round, Nishikori came into the fourth round even stronger to register a comfortable victory over Teymuraz Gabashvili. The world number one sealed the match in no time after winning it in straight sets 6-3, 6-4, 6-2.

Despite playing only three matches, the 25-year-old is yet to drop a single set and the Japanese tennis star will be hoping he can continue his impressive form for the quarter final clash.

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga will be hoping to make it to the semi final by defeating Kei NishikoriGetty

Meanwhile, Tsonga comes into this fixture after a victory over Tomas Berdych in the fourth round. After winning the first two sets, he had a scare as Berdych won the third set on a tie breaker.

However, the Frenchman made no mistake to seal the match by winning the fourth set and winning the tie 6-3, 6-2, 6-7, 6-3. After eliminating Berdych, Tsonga has emerged as a favourite for this clash and support from the local fans will surely help him make it to the semifinal by defeating Nishikori.

Betting Odds (888Sport.com)

  • Kei Nishikori to win: 3/11
  • Jo-Wilfried Tsonga to win: 11/4

Head-to-Head

Nishikori has a comfortable 4-1 lead over Tsonga in overall meetings. The pair has met in one Grand Slam event before, and the Japanese tennis star came out victorious on that occasion.

Roland Garros History

Nishikori has never faced Tsonga in the Roland Garros and the two will face each other on Tuesday in the quarter final clash.