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Carlos Alcaraz vs Stefanos Tsitsipas Tips - Tsitsipas to prevail in 3 sets

  • US Open Men’s Singles 3rd Round match will take place at Arthur Ashe Stadium on Friday (18:00 BST)
  • This is the first ever meeting between the two players
Stefanos Tsitsipas
Stefanos Tsitsipas (Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)
Carlos Alcaraz is a rising star in men’s tennis and playing with plenty of confidence. 

The unseeded Spaniard has been rapidly rising in the rankings in 2021. He reached the Marbella Open semi-finals in April before winning a Challenger event in Oeiras in May.

The 18-year-old won his first ATP title in Umag in July, beating Filip Krajinovic, Albert Ramos and Richard Gasquet in Croatia.

The Spaniard switched to hard courts with a first round defeat in Cincinnati. He performed better in Winston-Salem where he reached the semi-finals.

Alcaraz beat Cameron Norrie 6-4 6-4 6-3 in the first round at the US Open. He beat Arthur Rinderknech 7-6 4-6 6-1 6-4 in the second round.

Stefanos Tsitsipas has won two titles on clay courts this year, taking out titles in Monte Carlo and Lyon. 

The World No.3 reached the French Open final, winning the opening two sets against Novak Djokovic before going down in 5 sets.

The 23-year-old has played 13 matches on hard courts since July, winning 10 with three defeats. The Greek reached the semi-finals at the Canada Masters and Cincinnati Masters.

Tsitsipas had a tough test in the opening round at the US Open but got past 2012 champion Andy Murray 2-6 7-6 3-6 6-3 6-4. He beat Adrian Mannarino 6-3 6-4 6-7 6-0 in the second round.

This is the first meeting between Alcaraz and Tsitsipas.

Verdict

Carlos Alcaraz is playing with no fear and has the weapons to trouble Stefanos Tsitsipas. The Greek World No.3 can prevail in 3 sets at the US Open.

Best Bet: Tsitsipas 3-0 Set Betting @1/1 at Hollywood bets - 1 Unit
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