The 140th US Open goes down from Aug. 31-Sept. 13 on the USTA Billie Jean King Nationwide Tennis Middle in New York. This yr’s US Open shall be in distinction to a different, with new correctly being and security protocols in place due to coronavirus pandemic.
Followers is not going to be attending the match for security causes, as COVID-19 conditions proceed to pose an issue for the nation. Among the many many world’s extreme avid players have determined to opt-out, citing questions of safety for themselves together with others amid the pandemic.
Defending champions Rafael Nadal and Bianca Andresscu, together with WTA No. 1 Ashleigh Barty and No. 2 Simona Halep, are a few of the celebs who launched they are going to skip this yr’s occasion due to pandemic. 5-time winner Roger Federer is out of the match with a knee harm.
There are some stars who shall be collaborating in, with their eyes on one totally different US Open title, nonetheless. All through the ladies’s draw, 2018 winner Naomi Osaka (+175) and six-time champion Serena Williams (+400) are the favorites. All through the males’s area, Daniil Medvedev (+188) and Dominic Thiem (+350) lead the sphere (odds by means of William Hill Sportsbook).
Friday’s notable matches:
- No. 20 P. Carreño Busta vs. No. 5 A. Zverev, four p.m.
- No. three D. Medvedev vs. No. 2 D. Thiem
watch US Open
- Date: August 31 – September 13
- Location: USTA Billie Jean King Nationwide Tennis Middle, New York, New York
- Channel: ESPN, ESPN2, Tennis Channel
- Streaming: fuboTV (attempt free for 7 days)