Novak Djokovic and Alexander Zverev will face off at the Arthur Ashe Stadium in New York in one of the two Semi-Finals of the US Open 2021 today, September 10, 2021, at 7:00 PM (ET). Here, check out the US Open tennis match preview, information, storylines, predictions, odds, and how to watch the game in the US.
This will be their 12th overall meeting in this sports competition. No surprises here as Novak Djokovic is by far the better side in head-to-head duels, triumphing in seven separate occasions so far, while Alexander Zverev has celebrated a victory four times to this day.
Their most recent clash was played on July 30m 2021, and it ended in a surprising 2-1 (6-1, 3-6, 1-6) win for the German player at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics Semi-Finals. It promises to be an even more exciting clash as they clash for the fourth time this year, this time in the 2021 US Open Men's Semi-Finals.
Novak Djokovic vs Alexander Zverev: Match Information
Date: Friday, September 10, 2021
Time: 7:00 PM (ET)
Location: Arthur Ashe Stadium, New York
Novak Djokovic vs Alexander Zverev: Time by State in the US
ET: 7:00 PM
CT: 6:00 PM
MT: 5:00 PM
PT: 4:00 PM
Novak Djokovic vs Alexander Zverev: Storylines
Novak Djokovic has had to beat Holger Rune of Denmark (3-1), Kevin Anderson of South Africa (3-0), Tallon Griekspoor of the Netherlands (3-0), Kei Nishikori of Japan (3-1), Jenson Brooksby of the US (3-1), and Matteo Berrettini of Italy (3-1) to get to the US Open Semi-Finals. The 34-year-old Serbian superstar can boast of winning an incredible number of 85 titles in his career so far. The latest one for him was the 2021 Wimbledon Championships on July 11, when he beat Matteo Berrettini (3-1) in the Final.
Meanwhile, Alexander Zverev has set up a meeting with the ATP top-ranked player after overcoming Sam Querrey of the US (3-0), Albert Ramos-Vinolas of Spain (3-0), Jack Sock of the US (2-1/retired), Jannik Sinner of Italy (3-0), Lloyd Harris of the US (3-0), losing only one set in the tournament so far. Unlike his opponent, the 24-year-old German tennis player has won two career titles.
How to watch or live stream Novak Djokovic vs Alexander Zverev in the US
The ATP US Open Semi-Finals duel between Novak Djokovic and Alexander Zverev, to be played tonight, at the Arthur Ashe Stadium in New York, will be broadcasted on ESPN, Tennis Channel in the United States.
Novak Djokovic vs Alexander Zverev: Predictions and Odds
The odds are heavily in favor of Nole. FanDuel see him as the absolute favorite to move to the Grand Final, and thus they have given him -260 odds. On the other side, Alexander Zverev has +210 odds to cause an upset and go through to the 2021 US Open Final.
* Odds via FanDuel