Andrey Rublev and Frances Tiafoe will face off at the Arthur Ashe Stadium in New York in the Third Round of the US Open 2021 today, September 3, 2021. Here, check out the tennis match preview, information, storylines, predictions, odds, and how to watch the game in the US.
This will be their first overall meeting in this sports competition. Andrey Rublev of Russia and Frances Tiafoe of the US have never clashed before neither at the US Open nor at any of the ATP tournaments.
The match will be played at 8:30 PM (ET), at the USTA Billie Jean King NTC in New York. It promises to be an exciting clash as they meet for the first time ever. The winner of this matchup will then face the better side of the Bautista/Auger-Aliassime duel in the last 16.
Andrey Rublev vs Frances Tiafoe: Match Information
Date: Friday, September 3, 2021
Time: 8:30 PM (ET)
Location: Arthur Ashe Stadium, New York
Andrey Rublev vs Frances Tiafoe: Time by State in the US
ET: 8:30 PM
CT: 7:30 PM
MT: 5:30 PM
PT: 5:30 PM
Andrey Rublev vs Frances Tiafoe: Storylines
In the First Round, Andrey Rublev had to beat Ivo Karlovic of Croatia (3-0), and he emerged victorious from the match against Pedro Martinez of Spain (3-1) to get to the US Open Men's Round of 32. The Russian 23-year-old star can already boast of winning eight titles in her career so far.
Meanwhile, Frances Tiafoe managed to overcome the likes of Christopher Eubanks of the US (3-1) in the opening round, as well as Guido Pella of Argentina (3-0) in the second round. Unlike his opponent, the 23-year-old American tennis player has won one career title.
How to watch or live stream Andrey Rublev vs Frances Tiafoe in the US
The WTA US Open Round of 32 duel between Andrey Rublev and Frances Tiafoe, to be played tonight, at the Arthur Ashe Stadium in New York, will be broadcasted on ESPN, Tennis Channel in the United States.
Andrey Rublev vs Frances Tiafoe: Predictions and Odds
The odds are heavily in favor of Andrey Rublev. FanDuel see him as the lone favorite to move an inch closer to the final, and thus they have given him -330 odds. On the other side, Frances Tiafoe has +260 odds to cause an upset and go through to the next phase.
* Odds via FanDuel