Roger Federer
Roger Federer has not dropped a set in 2015 Roland Garros.Getty

Former World No 1 Roger Federer takes on Gael Monfils in the fourth round of the 2015 Roland Garros on Sunday.

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

Federer comes into this fixture after a comfortable victory over Damir Dzumhur in the third round. He won in straight sets 6-4, 6-3, 6-2. He has not dropped a single set so far in the tournament.

The Swiss tennis star will be looking for another straight set victory over Monfils in order to seal a berth in the last eight of the second Grand Slam of the year. Federer has won the competition once and will be looking to get his hands on the trophy for the second time.

Monfils was made to sweat to earn a victory in the third round against Pablo Cuevas. The Frenchman lost the opening set, before levelling the score by winning the second set in a tie breaker.

He lost the third set, only to seal the match by winning the next two sets. The final score was 4-6, 7-6, 3-6, 6-4, 6-3. Monfils has never defeated Federer in the French Open and will be hoping to seal his first win over the former World No 1 on Sunday.

Betting Odds (888Sport.com)

  • Roger Federer to win: 1/3
  • Gael Monfils to win: 9/4

Head-To-Head

Federer has a comfortable lead of 8-4 over Monfils in overall meetings. The pair have clashed in four Grand Slam events and the 33-year-old won on all four occaisons. In the last five meetings between the pair Monfils has a 3-2 lead over Federer.

Roland Garros History

Federer has faced Monfils in Roland Garros on three occasions and the Swiss tennis ace has won on all three occasions.