Wimbledon is right down to its ultimate 4, and the second semifinal Friday will probably 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 by way of straight units. Nevertheless, these matches had been both on onerous 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 gained 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 title; he gained the boys’ title in 2016.
This is all the pieces it’s essential know to look at these two battle it out in The Championship semifinals.
What channel will carry Novak Djokovic vs. Denis Shapovalov?
- Date: Friday, July 9
- Begin time: 10:30 am ET
- TV channel: ESPN | TSN3/4 (Canada)
- Stay stream: ESPN | fuboTV | TSN.ca (Canada)
Each semifinals, beginning with 14th-seeded Hubert Hurkacz dealing with No. 7 seed Matteo Berrettini at 8:30 a.m. ET, will probably be proven on ESPN in the US. Followers in Canada can watch on TSN3 and TSN4.
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.
For individuals who wish to stream the matches, ESPN3 and ESPN+ by the ESPN app can have entry, as will fuboTV. A subscription to fuboTV provides a free seven-day trial. In Canada, dwell stream entry will probably be accessible on TSN.ca or the TSN App.
When is the Wimbledon ultimate?
The winner of Djokovic vs. Shapovalov will face Berrettini or Hurkacz within the ultimate. 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 won’t 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.