Tomas Berdych takes on Guillermo Garcia-Lopez in the third round of the men's singles clash of the 2015 US Open on Saturday, 5 September.
Where to Watch Live
The match starts at 4pm BST. Live coverage of the match is available on Sky Sports 3 and Sky Sports 3 HD. Live scores and real-time internet updates are available on the US Open's official website.
Berdych's best showing in the US Open was his 2012 semi-final entry. He lost to Andy Murray, who went on to win the final after defeating Novak Djokovic in a five-set thriller. The Czech tennis star's best performance in the Grand Slam was in 2010 when he made it to the final of the Wimbledon. He will be hoping to seal his first career Grand Slam later this month.
In the previous round, Berdych registered a comfortable victory over Jurgen Melzer. He defeated him in straight sets and the final score was 7-6, 6-1, 6-3. Meanwhile, Garcia-Lopez had to overcome Nicolas Mahut to seal a berth in the third round.
After winning the first two sets, the 32-year-old came close to sealing a straight set victory, only to lose the third set in a tiebreaker. Garcia-Lopez won the fourth set comfortably as the final score was 6-4, 6-2, 6-7, 6-1.
Betting Odds (888Sport.com)
- Tomas Berdych to win: 1/10
- Guillermo Garcia-Lopez to win: 13/5
Garcia-Lopez has a 3-2 lead over Berdych in overall meetings. The pair clashed in only one Grand Slam event and the Spaniard won it during the 2017 French Open.
US Open History
Berdych has never faced Garcia-Lopez in the US Open and the pair will face each other in the third round clash for the first time on Saturday.