The Knockout match between world number 24 Russia’s Kevin Anderson and world number 12 Spain’s Carreno Busta is going to be played on 9th September from 1:00 am IST in Flushing Meadows, Newyork (USA).
South Africa’s Kevin Anderson beats Sam Querrey to reach into the semifinals of US Open Tournament and ended the American hopes in the Men’s Singles by 7-6, 6-7, 6-3, 7-6 at Flushing Meadows to reach into his first semifinal and Spain’s Pablo Carreno beat Argentine Diego Schwartzman by 6-4, 6-4, 6-2 and entered into the semifinal.
Both the players will be going to play their first semifinal match in the US Open tournament, so it is going to be a very important match for both of them and both will try to win this match and will able to play the Sunday’s final of US Open title 2017. The winner of this match will collide with either Nadal or J. del Potro in the final.
Both Player’s Performances
Russia’s Kevin Anderson , the tournament’s 28th seed play well and opened his stay in Flushing Meadows with three consecutive straight -set wins before he clashed with Poalo Lorenzi and Sam Querrey in the fourth round and Quarterfinals respectively and he dispatched both in the four sets of match .So all this show his strong determination and discipline to reach far in this tournament and now he is in the semis and with this , it is expected from him that he will show a great promise to his game in the upcoming match .
Spain’s Carreno Busta had play a very understanding game in his matches to semifinal journey which shows his immense preparation for this tournament as he couldn’t reach into the Quarterfinals yet in this championship and in his third attempt in US Open title, he entered into the semifinal which is really praised. So, it is fascinating to watch this young player in this semifinal match against Anderson.
Head to Head K. Anderson vs P. Carreno Busta
The South Africa’s Kevin Anderson is 2-0 all-time against Spain’s Carreno Busta , including a straight set win in the Rogers Cup at Montreal held in last month and their another meeting came in 2013 when Anderson made win over Carreno Busta in Morocco. So, on analyzing above data, these results are not encouraging for Carreno Busta. But on looking towards the attacking technique of both the players, Busta stands a foot ahead over Anderson. So, it is not easy to say who is going to win this match as both will attempt to secure spots in their first Grand Slam final.
Career Performance of K. Anderson
World Ranking : 24
US Open played : 07
Event(s) Entered : Men’s Singles
Best Singles Performance : Quaterfinalist (2015)
Best Doubles Performance : 2nd Round (2010)
Carrier Singles Titles : 03
Career Performance of P. Carreno Busta
World Ranking : 12
US Open played : 03
Event(s) Entered : Men’s Singles and Men’s Doubles (with Fernando Verdasco )
Best Singles Performance : Third Round (2014,2016)
Best Doubles Performance : Finalist (2016)
Carrer Singles Titles : 03
Match Venue Details
City: New York, USA
Stadium: Arthur Ashe Stadium – Flushing
Surface : Decoturf
Date : September 09, 2017
Day : Saturday
Match time : 1:30 am (IST), 4 pm ET .
Participants : K . Anderson .RSA (24) v/s P. Carreno Busta .ESP (12) [Semi Final ]
It will be a very fascinating and intense game for both the players as both are representing their country individually in the Semifinals .So, it is a proud moment for both the players but it is hard to predict that which player is going to win this match as both are playing good in their journey to semifinal but possibility to win this match is more towards Anderson on looking towards the experience of both the players but nothing is impossible as there is a chance of reshuffling the match by Busta . All over, the match is going to be very interesting and exciting to watch.
TV Schedule and Live Stream
Follow the Tennis match between Rafael Nadal and Juan Martin del Potro live with Euro Sport. Eurosport 1 or 2 have the live coverage of this year’s US Open tournament and these matches are also broadcasted on ESPN, ESPN2 , ESPN3.
To watch online, the match can be seen live on ESPN App, Watch ESPN and hotstar.com.
On Twitter, you can watch live coverage, interviews, updates and select matches from the US OPEN channel.
ESPN and Tennis Channel in U.S.
BBC iPlayer in U.K.