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US Open 2021: Ashleigh Barty advances, Iga Swiatek survives upset bid
After a Day 3 that was full of serious rain, the weather is lovely in Queens for Day 4 and the US Open is pushing forward. Both world No. 1 players take the court on Thursday (Ashleigh Barty and Novak Djokovic), as well as Belinda Bencic, who won gold in Tokyo, and two form US Open winners, Angelique Kerber (2016) and Bianca Andreescu (2019). Ashleigh Barty took care of business in the first match of Day 4, beating 18-year-old Clara Tauson 6-1, 7-6. It wasn't a great sign for Tauson, the No. 78 women's singles player in the world, that the announcers began this Round 2 match by saying that she would hopefully learn something from facing Barty, the world No. 1.
mathematically, she is still not qualified, but except disaster, ashleigh barty will do well Part of the world's top eight players at the end of the calendar year and will play the masters. A masters that, as we wta announced it on Monday, will take place in Guadalajara, Mexico, the week of November 8, before returning to Shenzhen until 2030 as soon as the sanitary situation will allow it in China. But the coach of the world n ° 1 entrusted this Wednesday in Reuters that his player was not sure to go to Mexico. "We have just realized that it is in Mexico, 1500 meters above sea level, and that they use bullets without pressure there. The balls without pressure fly. It's a bullet that, if you use it under normal conditions, does not rebound. This is not the best advertising for the best players in the world to play in conditions that they have never experienced before. Unknown conditions, a country where they have never played, I think it's just ridiculous. As a show, it's just scary, "says a Craig Tyzzer put back.
No. 1 Seed Ashleigh Barty Upset in Third Round of U.S. Open
Shelby Rogers knocked off the No. 1 seed in three sets, 6-2, 1-6, 7-6 (7-5), to pull off a stunner in the women's draw on Saturday night.One night after seeing defending champion Naomi Osaka go down, the U.S. Open has now lost its No. 1 seed.
the quarantine in Australia, another problem
ashleigh barty, victorious of the tournaments of Melbourne, Miami, Stuttgart, Wimbledon and Cincinnati this year, before losing the third round of the US Open against Shelby Rogers, should return to the circuit beginning of October. "Indian Wells is still in his plans, but she needs a break. I told him to take a vacation, confides his coach. It's not easy for us to go playing this tournament in Mexico and then return to Australia with two weeks of mandatory quarantine to perform. Your summer (the intersison in Australia, NDLR) is somehow ruined. We will have to sit down and think a little. To date, Ashleigh Barty, Aryna Sabalenka, Barbora Krejcikova, Karolina Pliskova, Iga Swiatek, Maria Sakkari, Naomi Osaka and Garbine Muguruza are the eight best players at the Race 2021. A possible barty package would do the business of Ons Jabeur , ninth, but there are still several tournaments to play before entering the ranking.
Djokovic gets US Open day match, Barty, Zverev at night .
Novak Djokovic tries to reach the fourth round of the US Open, and continue his quest for a calendar-year Grand Slam, in a Saturday afternoon match at Arthur Ashe Stadium. World number one Djokovic, who would become the first man since Rod Laver in 1969 to sweep the Slams in the same year with a US Open trophy, will face Japan's Kei Nishikori. Djokovic is 17-2 in the all-time rivalry and has won 16 straight matches, the most recent in a Tokyo Olympics quarter-final.The last time Nishikori beat the 34-year-old Serbian star was in the 2014 US Open semi-finals, when Nishikori became the first Japanese man to reach a Grand Slam final. He went on to lose to Croatian Marin Cilic.