Wimbledon is right down to its remaining 4, and the second semifinal Friday shall be a battle of a participant in his forty first profession Grand Slam semifinal in opposition to a participant in his first.
It is world No. 1 Novak Djokovic vs. Canadian rising star Denis Shapovalov.
The match marks the seventh assembly between the 2, with the Serbian profitable all six prior matches, 4 through straight units. Nevertheless, these matches have been both on exhausting courts or clay. In 2019, the duo met at The Boodles, an exhibition on grass, and Shapovalov walked away a 7-6(3), 6-4 winner.
Djokovic, the defending champ and a five-time winner at Wimbledon, is aiming for his twentieth Grand Slam title. He has already received two of the 4 Grand Slam occasions in 2021, having taken the Australian and French Open titles. Shapovalov additionally has a Wimbledon title to his identify; he received the boys’ title in 2016.
This is all the pieces you’ll want to know to look at these two battle it out in The Championship semifinals.
What channel is Novak Djokovic vs. Denis Shapovalov on?
Each Wimbledon semifinals, beginning with 14th-seeded Hubert Hurkacz going through No. 7 seed Matteo Berrettini at 8:30 a.m. ET, shall be proven on ESPN in the US. Followers in Canada can watch on TSN3 and TSN4.
For individuals who need to stream the matches, ESPN3 and ESPN+ by the ESPN app could have entry, as will fuboTV. A subscription to fuboTV provides a free seven-day trial. In Canada, reside stream entry shall be accessible on TSN.ca or the TSN App.
Novak Djokovic vs. Denis Shapovalov begin time
- Date: Friday, July 9
- Begin time: 10:30 am ET
Djokovic and Shapovalov are anticipated to begin at 10:30 a.m. ET, though the primary match may influence when their match will get underway.
When is the Wimbledon remaining?
The winner of Djokovic vs. Shapovalov will face Berrettini or Hurkacz within the remaining. It’s scheduled for Sunday, July 11, at roughly 9 a.m. ET.
What is the prize for the 2021 Wimbledon winner?
The Wimbledon winner is not going to solely stroll away with strawberries and cream, but additionally with roughly $2 million. That determine represents a 27.7 p.c lower from the winner’s prize in 2019, the final yr the match was held. The runner-up will obtain about $1.07 million. The semifinal losers will obtain about $551,000 every.