The Emma Raducanu vs Leylah Fernandez match in the women’s singles final of the 2021 US Open will take place on Saturday, 11 September 2021, starting at 08:00 p.m. GMT. The venue is Arthur Ashe Stadium, New York. Emma Raducanu vs Leylah Fernandez (September 11) prediction and betting tips can be found below.
Raducanu vs Fernandez (September 11) latest odds on betting sites
Emma Raducanu is the favourite of this final because she performed more confidently than her rival. Raducanu is priced with the odds of 1.60 (-167 American; 3/5 Fractional) to win her first Grand Slam. The chances of her victory are approximately equal to 62.5%.
Leylah Fernandez comes with the odds of 2.60 (+160; 8/5) to win over her final opponent at the 2021 US Open, which equals an approximate probability of 37.5%.
The latest odds for Emma Raducanu vs Leylah Fernandez (September 11):
- Over 21.5 games — 1.85 (-117; 17/20)
- Under 21.5 games — 2.10 (+110; 11/10)
- Over 2.5 sets — 2.30 (+130; 13/10)
- Under 2.5 sets — 1.60 (-167; 3/5)
- Asian handicap (-2.5) games on Emma Raducanu — 1.90 (-111; 9/10)
- Asian handicap (+2.5) games on Leylah Fernandez — 2.05 (+105; 21/20)
Raducanu vs Fernandez (September 11) match preview and statistics
Emma Raducanu had a long way to go. She started it from the qualifications. She won over Bibiane Schoofs (6-1, 6-2), Mariam Bolkvadze (6-3, 7-5) and Mayar Sherif (6-1, 6-4) to qualify for the main tournament of the US Open.
In the first round, Raducanu won over Stefanie Voegele (6-2, 6-3) easily. After this, Emma won over Shuai Zhang (6-2, 6-4), Sara Sorribes Tormo (6-0, 6-1) and Shelby Rogers (6-2, 6-1) to qualify for the quarter-final. At this stage, Raducanu met the current Olympics champion Belinda Bencic and beat her with another 2-0 score. In the most recent match, Emma won over Maria Sakkari (6-1, 6-4).
Her best result in 2021 was second place at the 2021 WTA Chicago Challenger. Besides, she finished the 2021 WTA Wimbledon in the Round of 16.
Emma Raducanu has won only 63.5% of service games and 57.7% of service points. As for the return games, Emma has won 37% of them and has converted 36.4% of breakpoints. Raducanu has made approximately four double faults per match at the US Open.
Emma Raducanu has won the last nine matches with a 2-0 score. The same score is priced with the odds of 2.40 (+149; 7/5) in the final.
Leylah Fernandez’s way was not as long and tiresome as that of Raducanu, but all her fixtures happened to be more difficult. She beat Ana Konjuh (7-6, 6-2), Kaia Kanepi (7-5, 7-5), Naomi Osaka (5-7, 7-6, 6-4), Angelique Kerber (4-6, 7-6, 6-2) and Elina Svitolina (6-3, 3-6, 7-6) to qualify for the semi-final. At this stage, Leylah Fernandez met Aryna Sabalenka (7-6, 4-6, 6-4). This fixture was the closest one alongside the match against Osaka. Opponents were equal, but Leylah won 51% of points which decided the outcome.
Leylah Fernandez met Emma Raducanu in a head-to-head match only once. That fixture was played at the 2021 WTA Wimbledon and finished in favor of the British tennis player. Leylah Fernandez won only five out of nine service games and approximately 11% of return games. Fernandez saved only 43% of breakpoints and converted only 25% of them.
We have seen a total over 2.5 sets in the last four games with Emma Raducanu participating. The same outcome comes with the odds of 2.30 (+130; 13/10) in this game.
Raducanu vs Fernandez (September 11) betting tips and prediction
Both tennis players had problems. Emma Raducanu hasn't played quite well totally, whereas Leylah Fernandez is one game down against Emma in H2H. But they have shone at the 2021 WTA US Open. Their stats and results were incredible as for their level.
Emma Raducanu won all fixtures at the US Open 2021 with a 2-0 score, and she finished the previous H2H match against Leylah with the same score. But Fernandez beat some top players including Elina Svitolina and Naomi Osaka. I believe Leylah Fernandez could win this match, but the fixture will be close and will be finished in three sets.
Betting prediction: Leylah Fernandez to win
Odds: 2.60 (+160 American; 8/5 Fractional)
Betting prediction: Over 2.5 sets
Odds: 2.00 (+100 American; 1/1 Fractional)
Betting prediction: Over 23.5 games
Odds: 2.20 (+120 American; 6/5 Fractional)