Two of the top players right now will be looking for their first US Open semifinals when they face each other on Thursday night. Aryna Sabalenka and Barbora Krejcikova will clash at the Arthur Ashe Stadium trying to reach the last four. Here, find out everything there’s to know about this tennis match such as the preview, information, predictions, odds and how to watch it in the US.
In the fourth round, Sabalenka defeated No.15 Elise Mertens 6-4, 6-1. The Belarussian has been playing so well, and she is starting to consolidate herself as an elite player. After reaching her first major semifinal in Wimbledon, she will try to do the same in New York.
On the other side of the net will be Krejcikova, who defeated No. 9 Garbiñe Muguruza in two straight sets 6-3, 7-6 (4). She is playing her first US Open ever, and she is determined to go all the way as she did in Roland Garros. Both athletes have collected 41 match-wins so far this year, so it will definitely be a tight match.
Barbora Krejcikova vs Aryna Sabalenka: Match Information
Date: Thursday, September 7, 2021.
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Arthur Ashe Stadium, Billie Jean King Tennis Center, Flushing Meadows.
Barbora Krejcikova vs Aryna Sabalenka: Time by state in the US
ET: 7:00 PM
CT: 6:00 PM
MT: 5:00 PM
PT: 4:00 PM
Barbora Krejcikova vs Aryna Sabalenka: Head-to-head and storylines
Krejcikova and Sabalenka have only met once for singles. The match occurred in the 2020 Linz semifinal, with Sabalenka prevailing in three sets. However, they have met three times in doubles, including this year’s Australian Open. In that match, Sabalenka and Mertens won in straight sets over Krejcikova and Katerina Siniakova.
How to watch or live stream Barbora Krejcikova vs Aryna Sabalenka in the US
The match between Barbora Krejcikova and Aryna Sabalenka to be played on Thursday, September 07 in Flushing Meadows for the quarterfinals of the US Open 2021 will be broadcasted in the United States by ESPN.
Barbora Krejcikova vs Aryna Sabalenka: Odds and predictions
Oddsmakers in the US had already made their predictions for this game. According to FanDuel, Aryna Sabalenka is the favorite to reach the US Open 2021 semifinal with odds of -176, while Krejcikova has odds of +140.
*Odds by FanDuel