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Iga Swiatek faces spirited Aryna Sabalenka in US Open semifinal


Swiatek vs Sabalenka LIVE: US Open Semifinals LIVE: World No.1 Iga Swiatek is looking to enter her second Grand Slam final this…

Swiatek vs Sabalenka LIVE: US Open Semifinals LIVE: Iga Swiatek faces spirited Aryna Sabalenka for a spot in the US Open final - Follow LIVE updates 
Swiatek vs Sabalenka LIVE: US Open Semifinals LIVE: Iga Swiatek faces spirited Aryna Sabalenka for a spot in the US Open final – Follow LIVE updates 

Swiatek vs Sabalenka LIVE: US Open Semifinals LIVE: World No.1 Iga Swiatek is looking to enter her second Grand Slam final this year as she takes on sixth seed Aryna Sabalenka in the all-improtant US Open women’s singles semifinal on Wednesday at the Flushing Meadows in New York. Swiatek has entered the semifinal at the US Open for the first time in her career as she defeated Jessica Pegula in straight sets, Meanwhile Sabalenka clinched a straight set victory over Karolina Pliskova to enter her second successive semifinal at New York. Follow US Open 2022 LIVE updated on InsideSport.IN 

Swiatek vs Sabalenka LIVE: US Open Semifinals LIVE: Iga Swiatek faces spirited Aryna Sabalenka for a spot in the US Open final – Follow LIVE updates 

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  • Swiatek dominated the WTA circuit completely earlier this year with a dream run of winning 37 consecutive matches.
  • However much recently she couldn’t replicate the same form as she struggled with inconsistent performances.
  • But at the US Open, the Polish World No.1 has bounced back to form as she dominated in the first three rounds, defeating Jasmine Paolini, Sloane Stephens and Lauren Davis in straight sets.
  • In the third round she faced a challenge from unheralded Jule Niemeier but Swiatek came back in the contest after dropping the first set to win it 6-2, 4-6, 0-6.
  • In the quarterfinal, she was up against USA’s no.1 Jessica Pegula and fended off the challenge in straight sets with the second set going into the tie-breaker.
  • Having won the French Open earlier this year, the 21-year old is eyeing her maiden US Open final appearance.
  • Sabalenka has improved her performances on Grand Slam tournaments this year as she has reached her career’s third Grand Slam semifinal.
  • She last made it to a semifinal at the US Open last year where she lost to unseeded Leylah Fernandez in three sets.
  • She is now aiming to win her maiden Grand Slam title and has shown good form at the Flushing Meadows so far.
  • She defeated Catherine Harrison, Kaia Kanepi and Clara Burel in straight sets in the first three games to enter the fourth round.
  • At the fourth round she faced 19th seed Danielle Collins and clinched a come-from behind victory in three sets.
  • In the quarterfinal she looked comfortable in the first set against Karolina Pliskova but the Czech put on a big challenge taking the second set into the tie-breaker, Sabalenka however prevailed in the end to win the contest.

Swiatek vs Sabalenka Head-to-Head: Both the players have met four times in the past and Swiatek has a 3-1 lead in the head-to-head record between both the players. Thy met thrice this year with Swiatek winning all the three matches. They last played each other at Rome with Sabalenka losing the contest in straight sets. Swiatek once agains enters as the favourite. But Sabalenka has shown good fight and will look to play with the same spirit to deny the World No.1 a chance of playimg the final.

Swiatek vs Sabalenka LIVE: US Open Semifinals LIVE: Iga Swiatek faces spirited Aryna Sabalenka for a spot in the US Open final – Follow LIVE updates 





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