It’s the final weekend of the 2022 U.S. Open and the men’s final is a day away.
The final is set to feature Norway's No. 5 Casper Ruud and Spain's No. 3 Carlos Alcaraz on Sunday.
In the first semifinal, Ruud defeated Russia’s Karen Khachanov 7-6, 6-2, 6-7, 6-2. Ruud finished the match with an impressive 83% winning percentage on his first serve and 59% on his second, getting broken three times total. He broke serve six times and went 20/23 at the net.
In the other semifinal, Alcaraz defeated American Frances Tiafoe 6-7, 6-3, 6-1, 6-7, 6-3. He finished the match with a 74% first serve winning percentage and broke nine times. His best Grand Slam result prior to this tournament was reaching the quarterfinal of the French Open this year.
What makes this final so special is that the winner will be the new world No. 1 in men's singles.
The U.S. Open is the final Grand Slam of the year, so you won't want to miss the action this weekend. Here is everything you need to know to tune into the final men’s singles final at the 2022 U.S. Open:
Who is in the 2022 U.S. Open final?
No. 3 Carlos Alcaraz vs. No. 5 Casper Ruud
When is the 2022 U.S. Open final?
The final between No. 3 Carlos Alcaraz and No. 5 Casper Ruud will be Sunday, Sept. 11 at 4 p.m. ET.
How to watch the 2022 U.S. Open final
The semifinal matches will be available on ESPN. You can also stream the entire tournament with a live TV service provider or watch on Roku, Apple TV, Fire TV, Android TV, iOS and Android devices.
Who is favored to win the 2022 U.S. Open final?
In the Casper Ruud-Carlos Alcaraz final, Alcaraz is favored to win, according to PointsBet.
How much money does the 2022 U.S. Open winner make?
The winner of the U.S. Open will collect $2.6 million.
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