The U.S. Open is the fourth and final event of the Grand Slam of tennis. It is held in late August and early September. Tennis betting on the U.S. Open has always been popular since the best players in the world oftentimes focus on winning the Open. Since 1978, the tournament has been played on a hard court surface.
One thing that is different about the U.S. Open is that there are final set tie-breakers. This makes for exciting tennis betting action. Another difference that appeals to those that bet tennis during the U.S. Open is that many matches are at night. This means the matches are in prime time in the United States and on television.
There is no doubt that televised events get a lot more action from gamblers and that includes tennis betting. CBS and the USA Network have been televising the U.S. Open in recent years and their coverage gives gamblers a chance to watch their money in action. Tennis betting in recent seasons has been all about Roger Federer in the U.S. Open.
He has won the last four titles and is the prohibitive favorite among gamblers that bet tennis. He is dominating men’s tennis like no one ever has and is always a huge tennis betting favorite. The women’s side in terms of tennis betting at the U.S. Open has been more competitive. Four different women have won the last four years.
The tennis betting favorites are usually Justine Henin, Maria Sharapova, and the Williams’ sisters but there is also value in other players on the tennis odds board. As you look to bet tennis this year keep in mind that the U.S. Open will have some of the best tennis betting odds.
Since it is popular, you will find excellent futures before the U.S. Open begins and you will see very exciting tennis betting matchups. Those matchups will be available for the semi-finals and the Final and usually are available on quarterfinal matches as well. Since the U.S. Open is popular there may also be matchups on early matches for gamblers looking to bet tennis.
Take a look at all of the different tennis betting options for this year’s U.S. Open.