US Open final: Ruud vs Alcaraz start time, live stream, TV channel, h2h record, prediction, odds
The 19-year-old overcame America’s Frances Tiafoe in scintillating fashion in New York, setting up a clash with Ruud, who is set to make his second Grand Slam final appearance of the year.
With the world No.1 spot guaranteed for the winner, it looks a fascinating encounter, with neither player having won senior silverware thus far in their careers.
The 22-year-old Ruud does boast more experience, though the manner in which Alcaraz has battled through epic encounter after epic encounter has been thrilling.
Here’s everything you need to know about the US Open men’s final.
Date, venue and UK start time
The men’s final takes place in Sunday September 11 at Flushing Meadows in New York.
The action at Arthur Ashe Stadium is scheduled to start at 9pm BST.
How to watch US Open final
TV channel: The final will be broadcast on the Amazon Prime Video streaming service.
Live stream: Amazon Prime subscribers will be able to watch the final either through their website or through the app.
US Open final prediction
Alcaraz cannot get into a position where he is chasing again, having had to overcome the odds during his last three matches after dropping sets.
Still, while Ruud has been more consistent, he has rarely shown the level Alcaraz can reach at his best.
Alcaraz to win.
Ruud vs Alcaraz h2h record
Alcaraz has won both their meetings thus far, the latest being a victory at the Miami Open.
US Open final odds
Ruud to win: 9/5
Alcaraz to win: 4/9
Odds via Betway