The last and most precious Grand Slam of the Year US Open 2022 Final is approaching to end. WTA final is done and Iga Swiatek defeated Jabeur in straight sets 6-2, 7-6. In the Men’s Final, tonight Carlos Alcaraz- Garfia will face Casper Rudd in the Arther Ashe Stadium to determine who is the new champ.
The interesting fact is that none of the finalists has ever won a Grand Slam final. Therefore, the opportunity is open for either of them to snatch their first-ever title. And this is not all rather this is the first time in the history of professional open tennis that both of them could grab the top spot in the ATP ranking also.
3rd seed Alcaraz and 5th seed Ruud, neither of them sat on the top of the table either. So, both players will fight to attain twofold prizes and, surely, the match will be a nail-biting one. Here’s the match preview, venue, schedule, head-to-head record, TV broadcast & Live Streaming and prediction of the match.
US Open 2022 Final Informations:
- Carlos Alcaraz vs Casper Rudd
- Venue: Arthur Ashe Stadium, Hardcourt outdoor
- Date: Sunday, September 11, 2022
- Time: 16.00 ET, 21.00 BST
- Prize money: $60,102,000
- Tv Broadcast: ESPN, ESPN2
ATP No. 3 Alcaraz has the chance to grasp the top spot in the ranking and win the title. If he could nail it down, he would be the youngest player to do so. So far, he has had a tough run-in as he defeated Sebastian Baez, Federico Coria, Jensen Brooksby and Marin Cilic. He faced his toughest foe, Jannik Sinner, in the last 8.
He defeated Frances Tiafoe in the semifinals. All of his last three games were 5 sets long but the Spaniard showed little fatigue so far. Instead, he becomes more energised. Tiafoe played positively and fought hard in the match that lasted 4 hours and 19 minutes long nonetheless it was Alcaraz who had the last laugh. The result is 6-7, 6-3, 6-1, 6-7, 6-3.
World No. 5 Casper Ruud played valiantly in the tournament. He reached the final in France in the Rolland Garros but failed to acquire the glory as his foe was the greatest ever on the grass court, Rafael Nadal. This time, his intention is clear and he’s way more focused as he can win his first ever Grand slam and seat at the top of the table at the same time. Just like his adversary in the decisive match.
His opponents in this event so far are Kyle Edmund, Tim Van Rijthoven, Tommy Paul, Corentin Moutet and Matteo Berrettini. He faced 6ft 6inch long Karen Khachanov at the last four. The tall player created some problems for the Norwegian, however, he defeated him with ease as the game was a four-set match. The result is 7-6, 6-2, 5-7 and 6-2.
When is the US Open 2022 Final?
The final will take place on Sunday, 11 September at 16.00 ET & 21.00 BST.
Where is the final?
The US Open 2022 Final will take place at Arther Ashe Stadium, Hardcourt, New York.
US Open 2022 Final Head to head:
These two faced each other two times priorly. The Spaniard was the winner both times including a 1000 Masters final.
How to watch US Open 2022 Final on TV?
- Australia: Channel 9
- USA: ESPN & ESPN2, Peacock
- Canada: TSN, RDS, Peacock
- UK: Amazon Prime Video
- India: Sony Liv, Sony Ten & Sony Six
How can I watch the Live Streaming?
Australia: 9Now, Stan Sport
UK: Amazon Prime
USA: ESPN+, Fubo Tv
US Open 2022 Final Prediction:
Both the players showed their grit and determination so far. Alcaraz is improving with each passing day and proved that all the hype and words about him are true. His tender age is not a problem for him and he can stand tall against the physical turmoil also.
Ruud certainly wants to go a step further than his previous best. Above all, the stake of winning the title and grabbing the top spot is a luring one and Ruud will fight with everything to grasp the chance.
Our prediction is, that Carlos Alcaraz will win the final.