World No.9 Barbora Krejcikova will encounter World No.95 Christina McHale in the second round of the US Open 2021 today. The Czech player is enjoying some great form and will look forward to winning yet another Grand Slam title this year.
Barbora Krejcikova vs Christina McHale: Match Details
- Tournament: US Open 2021
- Match: Barbora Krejcikova v Christina McHale
- Round: Second Round
- Date: September 1, 2021
- Prize money: $115,000
- Venue: New York, USA
- Surface: Outdoor Hardcourt
Barbora Krejcikova vs Christina McHale: Preview
Barbora Krejcikova displayed brutal dominance in her first round clash against Australia’s Astra Sharma. She bageled her in the second set and enjoyed a 85% win percentage on her first serve throughout the match. Interestingly, she didn’t even allow her opponent to break past her even once.
Similarly, Christina McHale also got off to a phenomenal start at the US Open 2021. She thrashed her fellow counterpart Emma Navarro in straight sets to book her place in the second round. Intriguingly, she even won 8 games in a row in that match.
Krejcikova has been serving really well over the past few months. Thus, in order to succeed against her, McHale has to improve her return. On the other side, Krejcikova will have to come prepared to return the cheeky and well-placed drop shots of the American player.
Barbora Krejcikova vs Christina McHale: Head-to-Head
The two players will be crossing their path for the first time at the US Open 2021. As a result, their head-to-head stat currently stands at 0-0.
Barbora Krejcikova vs Christina McHale: Prediction
Krejciokva will undoubtedly begin as the favorite before the match. The French Open 2021 winner has played some incredible tennis this year and it will not be easy to beat her, especially in her current form.
However, McHale can turn the tables around with her cheeky drop shots. In order to do so, she needs to set up the Czech player by continuously attacking her baseline. If she manages to do so, she surely has a chance in the match.
Final Prediction: Barbora Krejcikova to win in straight sets
Barbora Krejcikova vs Christina McHale: Live Streaming and Where to Watch
- Japan : 2:00 a.m* (2nd September)
- Delhi: 10:30 p.m*
- New York: 1:00 p.m*
- Melbourne: 3:00 a.m* (2nd September)
|UK||Amazon Prime Video|
|USA||ESPN+, ESPN3, ESPN Deportes, ESPN2|
|Middle East||beIN Sports|
|North Africa||Band Sports|
|South America||ESPN International|
|South East Asia||Fox Sports|
|Ireland||Amazon Prime Video|
As a result, fans are quite excited to watch the epic clash between Krejcikova and McHale at the US Open 2021 today. Who will seal the spot in the third round of the Grand Slam?