American Jessica Pegula will try to reach her first WTA Premier 5 final at the Canadian Open 2021 in Montreal against Italian Camila Giorgi. Here, check out everything there’s to know about this tennis match such as information, preview, predictions, odds and how to watch it in the US today.
Pegula, No. 30 in the world ranking, just got into the biggest semifinal of her career. However, it hasn't been an easy week for the American, who has only one singles career title, as she has played every single match until the third set. She took down Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, Danielle Collins, and Ons Jabeur.
On the other side, Giorgi is also in front of a big opportunity. The 29-year old passed through No.7 seed Petra Kvitova, No.9 Elise Merten and then No. 15 Coco Gauff, in the quarterfinals. Whoever reaches the final, will have to play against the winner between Aryna Sabalenka and Karolina Pliskova.
Camila Giorgi vs Jessica Pegula: Match Information
Date: Saturday, August 14, 2021.
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Centre Court, IGA Stadium Montreal.
Camila Giorgi vs Jessica Pegula: Time by state in the US
ET: 6:00 PM
CT: 5:00 PM
MT: 4:00 PM
PT: 3:00 PM
Camila Giorgi vs Jessica Pegula: Head-to-head and storylines
The Italian and the American have faced each other four times, with three victories for Pegula and one for Giorgi. Their most recent encounter took place in 2019 in Washington DC, where Pegula won with ease in two straight sets (double 6-2).
How to watch or live stream Camila Giorgi vs Jessica Pegula in the US
The match between Camila Giorgi and Jessica Pegula to be played on Saturday, August 14 at the Centre Court at IGA Stadium for the WTA Canada will be broadcasted in the US by Tennis Channel.
Camila Giorgi vs Jessica Pegula: Odds and predictions
Oddsmakers in the US had already made their predictions for this game. According to FanDuel, Jessica Pegula is the favorite with odds of -102, meanwhile Camila Giorgi has odds of -118.
*Odds by FanDuel