The US Open 2021 draws to a close this weekend with British youngster Emma Raducanu aiming to write history as she becomes the first British woman to win a tennis major final in 44 years.


The 18-year-old will hope to follow in the footsteps of Virginia Wade, the last British female to even reach the final of a major tournament, in 1977.

The match will begin at 9pm, with live coverage of this match and the entire tournament on Amazon Prime Video.

On Saturday morning Channel 4 announced that they had partnered with Amazon to also provide live coverage of the Women's Final from 8pm onwards.

Raducanu has enjoyed a sensational run all the way through the qualifier rounds to the the final – a superb string of nine successive victories in straight sets against opponents such as No.11 seed Belinda Bencic and No. 17 Maria Sakkari.

British fans will be delighted to know her final showdown will be played at a reasonable hour meaning the nation can easily tune in for her clash with fellow unseeded star Leylah Annie Fernandez.

Fans can tune in from across the globe to keep track of all the biggest matches as the event progresses. Amazon Prime Video boast the rights to the tournament so you won't miss a moment. has rounded up everything you need to know about the US Open 2021 tennis tournament. You can also find out the full US Open 2021 schedule with our handy guide during the two weeks of the tournament.

When is the US Open 2021?

The tournament started on Monday 30th August 2021 and runs until Sunday 12th September 2021.

How to watch and live stream US Open in the UK

You can tune in to watch the entire tournament unfold live on Amazon Prime Video. You can sign up for a free trial now and soak up some of the finest tennis players around strutting their stuff in the US.If you do decide to sign up, Amazon offers a 30-day free trial which also means you can watch hit shows such as The Boys and El Presidente as well as their sporadic offering of Premier League matches.Afterwards, a subscription costs £7.99 a month and offers free next day delivery on thousands of items, as well as the Amazon Prime Video library.Channel 4 has also reached a last-minute partnership with Amazon to screen the Women's Final featuring British star Emma Raducanu live on Saturday evening. Match clips will also be available on the BBC Sport website following the conclusion of the match.

US Open 2021 schedule

The tournament is spread across a two-week period after a lengthy spell of qualifying. The Men's and Women's Singles events run in-sync with each other unless specified.

  • First round: 30th-31st August
  • Second round: 1st-2nd September
  • Third round: 3rd-4th September
  • Round of 16: 5th-6th September
  • Quarter-finals: 7th-8th September
  • Semi-finals: 9th September (women), 10th September (men)
  • Final: 11th September (women), 12th September (men)

Check out the full US Open 2021 schedule for our daily updated Order of Play.

Where is the US Open 2021 held?

The tournament is held at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, New York, USA.

Crowds are back and the ATP Tour is slowly resembling its pre-COVID self, though not fully back to normality.


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