Emma Raducanu and Leylah Fernandez face off at the Arthur Ashe Stadium in New York in the US Open 2021 Women's Final today, September 11, 2021, at 4:00 PM (ET). Here, check out this US Open tennis match preview, information, storylines, H2H, predictions, odds, and how to watch the game in the US.
This will be their second overall meeting in this sports competition. Leylah Fernandez of Canada is yet to claim a triumph in head-to-head duels so far, with Emma Raducanu of the UK having celebrated a victory in their previous clash.
Their only duel took place on July 10, 2018, and it ended in a 2-0 (2-6, 4-6) win for the British player in the 2018 ITF Wimbledon Junior Championships Round of 32. It promises to be an even more exciting clash as they clash for the first time since then, this time in the 2021 US Open Final.
Emma Raducanu vs Leylah Fernandez: Match Information
Date: Saturday, September 11, 2021
Time: 4:00 PM (ET)
Location: Arthur Ashe Stadium, New York
Emma Raducanu vs Leylah Fernandez: Time by State in the US
ET: 4:00 PM
CT: 3:00 PM
MT: 2:00 PM
PT: 1:00 PM
Emma Raducanu vs Leylah Fernandez: Storylines
Emma Raducanu had to beat Stefanie Voegele of Switzerland (2-0), Zhang Shuai of China (2-0), Sara Sorribes Tormo of Spain (2-0), Shelby Rogers of the US (2-0), Belinda Bencic of Switzerland (2-0), and Maria Sakkari of Greece (2-0) to get to the US Open Women's Final. This could be the ultimate chance for the British 18-year-old teen to yet to claim her first career title.
Meanwhile, Leylah Fernandez set up a meeting with the ATP 73-ranked player after overcoming Ana Konjuh of Croatia (2-0), Kaia Kanepi of Estonia (2-0), Naomi Osaka of Japan (2-1), Angelique Kerber of Germany (2-1), Elina Svitolina of Ukraine (2-1), as well as Aryna Sabalenka of Belarus (2-1). Unlike her opponent, the Canadian 19-year-old sensation can already boast of winning one WTA title in her career so far.
How to watch or live stream Emma Raducanu vs Leylah Fernandez in the US
The 2021 WTA US Open Finals duel between Emma Raducanu and Leylah Fernandez, to be played today, at the Arthur Ashe Stadium in New York, will be broadcasted on ESPN, Tennis Channel in the United States.
Emma Raducanu vs Leylah Fernandez: Predictions and Odds
The odds are slightly in favor of Leylah Fernandez. FanDuel see her slight favorite, and thus they have given her -178 odds to win the 2021 US Open Women's Final. On the other hand, Emma Raducanu has +146 odds to cause an upset and become the 2021 WTA US Open champion.
* Odds via FanDuel