us open 2021

  1. threehandedbackhand

    Has Medvedev USO win decreased the historical importance of Zverev Tokyo OGM?

    Zverev has been The Mighty One for a few weeks. Now it's different. Medvedev is hailed as The Man Who Stopped Djokovic. Did Medvedev spoil Zverev party? What do you think?
  2. threehandedbackhand

    Let's imagine Djokovic in 2021 US Open Final with no CYGS on the cards. How would it have ended?

    Some people say a huge pressure put on Djokovic was a deciding factor. What do you think?
  3. threehandedbackhand

    2021 US Open Final - [1] Novak Djokovic vs. [2] Daniil Medvedev

    Djokovic is just one match away from the CYGS. Third Grand Slam final for Medvedev (after USO 19 and AO 21), still seeking for his maiden GS title. H2H Djokovic 5-3 Medvedev Road to the QF Vegas odds (as of 11 September) Sources: What do you...
  4. The Green Mile

    2021 USO SF - [2] Daniil Medvedev vs [12] Felix Auger Aliassime

    This thread came a little earlier than expected with Carlos's sudden retirement lol... H2H is 1-0 to Daniil, coming through a 3rd set TB in Canada back in 2018. Who makes the final?
  5. threehandedbackhand

    2021 US Open QF: [1] Novak Djokovic vs [6] Matteo Berrettini

    H2H Djokovic 3-0 Berrettini Road to The QF Vegas odds (as of 7 September) Sources: Any predictions?
  6. threehandedbackhand

    2021 US Open QF: [4] Alexander Zverev vs Lloyd Harris

    Harris is playing the tournament of his life. His best run at Grand Slams is 3R (2021 AO). Zverev is seeking for 4th Grand Slam SF (after 2020 AO, 2020 USO, and 2021 RG). H2H Zverev 2-0 Harris Road to The QF Vegas odds (as of 6 September) Sources:
  7. RaulRamirez

    US Open 2021: Best Matches So Far, and Which Matchups Are you Looking Forward To

    I thought I would take a reprieve (not a bathroom break, but using my phone) from silly GOAT debates and encourage a discussion here about the actual tournament being played. a. What (to you) have been the best matches (either draw) so far? b. Looking ahead to Round 3, which matches are you...
  8. threehandedbackhand

    2021 US Open R32: [18] Roberto Bautista Agut vs [12] Félix Auger-Aliassime

    3rd round match with no clear favourite. This is one of only three R32 matches where both players are seeded (other two possible: [4] Zverev vs [31] Bublik and [17] Monfils vs [13] Sinner). Who is going to win? H2H RBA 1-1 FAA Vegas odds (as of 2 September) Sources:
  9. threehandedbackhand

    2021 US Open R64: [1] Novak Djokovic vs Tallon Griekspoor

    Can Griekspoor win it? Will The Dutch be enough clutch? H2H Djokovic 0-0 Griekspoor Vegas odds (as of 1 September) Sources: Feel free to share your predictions!
  10. threehandedbackhand

    2021 US Open R128: [1] Novak Djokovic vs Holger Rune

    Holger Rune was born in 2003. Djokovic turned tennis pro in 2003. It's a huge age difference. Is Rune able to stop Djokovic CYGS run? H2H Djokovic 0-0 Rune Vegas odds (as of 30 August) Sources: Feel free to share your predictions!
  11. Enceladus

    2021 US Open - WTA Official Thread

    Defending champion: Naomi Osaka (two-time US Open winner (2018, 2020)) Past US Open champions, who will participating in the 2021 edition: Samantha Stosur (2011), Angelique Kerber (2016), Sloane Stephens (2017), Bianca Andreescu (2019) Official website: Link...
  12. Enceladus

    2021 US Open - Men's Singles - General Discussion

    The mission for CYGS will begin in a few days! Novak Djokovic, winner of the Australian Open, Roland Garros and Wimbledon this year, is striving to reach a spectacular milestone, last seen in men's tennis in 1969. Will Djoker be able to imitate the legendary Rod Laver? Or will someone stop him...
  13. James P

    USO 2021 Ranking Permutations

    Time to analyze the permutations of results that will exist at the 2021 US Open. Rank Today Name ATP Points Today Dropping Live ATP Points on 8/30/21 2R 3R 4R QF SF F W 1 Djokovic 11,113 180 10,943 10,978 11,023 11,113 11,293 11,653 12,133 12,933 2 Medvedev 9,980 1200 8,790 8,825 8,870...
  14. threehandedbackhand

    Dennis Novak waives the US Open

    Sorry for a delay, this article has appeared in Austrian media some time ago. As translated from German to English: Original article:
  15. James P

    2021 USO is going to be nutty

    The main storyline remains Djokovic's attempt at completing the Grand Slam, no doubt about it, but there will be a remarkable amount of fluctuation in the rankings for the first time in ages with two majors being defended simultaneously. Defending 2000: Nadal, Thiem Defending 1200: Medvedev...
  16. James P

    US Open

    Could be wrong, but I believe this morning's official ATP and WTA rankings will be the cutoff for entry into main and qualifying draws. Meaning someone like a Kevin Anderson on a PR slid into a main draw slot without pushing the cutoff even lower. Effectively round about the top 100 have secured...
  17. threehandedbackhand

    Djokovic In Chase For 2021 Super Slam - Official Watch Thread

    I know this is long shot and there are threads about Novak Djokovic's CYGS, but this year his achievement could be even two levels higher. Calendar Year Grand Slam + Olympic Gold + YEC = Super Slam Without doubt this is the most difficult GS-related trophy to achieve in a single calendar year...