After a Saturday that noticed the primary qualifier — man or girl — win a Grand Slam event when Emma Raducanu captured the ladies’s title, Sunday might serve up a double-dip of historical past on the US Open.
World No. 1 Novak Djokovic enters his ultimate match towards Daniil Medvedev with two historic moments able to occur. The 34-year-old Serbian star wants one win to interrupt a three-way tie with Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal for many males’s singles Grand Slam titles. They’re tied at 20. He’ll additionally end off the primary calendar Grand Slam since Steffi Graf in 1988.
“I am vastly impressed and motivated by that, little doubt,” he mentioned earlier than the event started. It has been 33 years since Graf and 52 for the reason that final man, Rod Laver, completed the feat.
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The ultimate will not be a walkover for Djokovic. He’ll be dealing with the No. 2-ranked Medvedev. The Russian, who was simply as excited as each tennis fan to observe Djokovic tackle Alexander Zverev within the semis, shall be enjoying in his third profession Grand Slam ultimate. He misplaced to Nadal within the 2019 US Open ultimate and in January was runner-up to Djokovic on the Australian Open. Total, Djokovic holds a 5-3 report towards the 25-year-old Medvedev.
This is the whole lot it’s essential know to observe the 2021 US Open males’s ultimate, together with TV info, begin time, reside stream choices and extra:
2021 US Open males’s ultimate begin time
- Date: Sunday, Sept. 12
- Time: 4 p.m. ET
Networks will air a one-hour preview present starting at 3 p.m. ET.
What channel is the 2021 US Open males’s ultimate on?
- TV channel (United States): ESPN, ESPN Deportes
- TV channel (Canada): TSN1/4
ESPN will air the 2021 US Open males’s ultimate in america and TSN can have the match in Canada. As talked about above, protection begins at 3 p.m. ET with a preview present earlier than the match will get underway at 4 p.m. ET.
How one can stream the 2021 US Open males’s ultimate reside
- Stay stream (United States): ESPN, fuboTV
- Stay stream (Canada): TSN Direct
To look at what is going to absolutely be an entertaining match, followers can reside stream the motion on TSN Direct in Canada and ESPN’s app or fuboTV in america. FuboTV offers a seven-day free trial.
How did Novak Djokovic, Daniil Medvedev advance to the ultimate?
(1) Novak Djokovic’s street to the ultimate:
|First||Holger Rune||6-1, 6-7(5), 6-2, 6-1|
|Second||Tallon Griekspoor||6-2, 6-3, 6-2|
|Third||Kei Nishikori||6-7(4), 6-3, 6-3, 6-2|
|Spherical of 16||Jenson Brooksby||1-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-2|
|Quarterfinals||(6) Matteo Berrettini||5-7, 6-2, 6-2, 6-3|
|Semifinals||(4) Alexander Zverev||4-6, 6-2, 6-4, 4-6, 6-2|
(2) Daniil Medvedev’s street to the ultimate:
|First||Richard Gasquet||6-4, 6-3, 6-1|
|Second||Dominik Koepfer||6-4, 6-1, 6-2|
|Third||Pablo Andujar||6-0, 6-4, 6-3|
|Spherical of 16||Dan Evans||6-3, 6-4, 6-3|
|Quarterfinals||Botic van de Zandschulp||6-3, 6-0, 4-6, 7-5|
|Semifinals||Félix Auger-Aliassime||6-4, 7-5, 6-2|
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Final 10 US Open males’s singles champions
Within the Open Period, Jimmy Connors, Pete Sampras and Roger Federer sit atop the leaderboard with 5 titles every. Djokovic enters the ultimate with three profession titles in Flushing.
|2012||Andy Murray||Nice Britain|