The third round of the United States Open will open tomorrow (Friday), with a number of interesting matches for both men and women.
Second.ranked Danil Medvedev will meet Spanish Pablo Anduhar.Alba (74) and hope to avoid unnecessary complications. Stefanos Cicifas (3) will also face a Spanish opponent when he meets Carlos Alcraz (55). Felix Uja.Eliasim, ranked 15th, will meet Roberto Baatista.Agout (21) for a very intriguing battle.
After the not.so.simple battle against Pedro Martinez in the previous round, Andrei Rublev (7) is waiting for American Francis Tiapo (50), who will try to surprise. Diego Schwartzman, ranked 14, should get along without too much trouble with Slovakian Alex Moltsan, who is ranked 138th, which surprised the Japanese Nakashima in the previous round.
Daniel Evans (27, United States) – Alexei Popirin (73, Australia)
Pecondo in Guinea (80, Argentina) – Van de Zandcholf Boutique (117, The Netherlands)
Henry Laxonen (130, Switzerland) – Peter Guzubczyk (141, Germany)
Second.ranked Arena Sabalenka will meet American Daniel Collins (29). Naomi Osaka (3) will face 73rd night Canadian Fernandez, and will arrive as a clear favorite.
Gabrin Mugurosa (10) who went through two difficult rounds will meet the Belarusian Victoria Azarenka (19), who also did not lick honey against the Italian Jasmine Paulini in the previous round. Roland Garros champion Barbara Kreichkova (9) is set to team up with Russian Kamila Rachminova, ranked 134th.
Simona Halp (13) and Kazakh Elena Rybakina (20) will meet for one of the most intriguing battles of the round. Ukrainian Alina Svitolina (5) is facing a difficult confrontation with Russia’s Daria Kasatkina (27). Another interesting encounter is expected to take place when the Belgian Alice Martens (16) will face the Tunisian Jabor Rape (21).