US Open Sports Betting UpdatePublished September 6, 2012 by OCR Editor
Last tennis grand slam of the year heads into the quarter- and semi-final stages
The US Open at New York's Flushing Meadows, the tennis circuit's fourth and final grand slam of the year, is currently in the quarter- and semi-final phase offering plenty of sports betting opportunities.Who's Left?
In the men's singles, Brit Andy Murray will face Czech Tomas Berdych in one semi-final, after Berdych upset world number one Roger Federer under lights. The other semi-final will be played between the winner of new tournament favorite Novak Djokovic and Juan Martin del Potro in one quarter, and David Ferrer vs Janko Tipsarevic in the other.
The four female semi-finalists have already been decided, and it features three of the four top seeds and pre-tournament betting favorites. Top seed Victoria Azarenka faces Maria Sharpova in one semi, while in the other Serena Williams will go in as hot favorite to beat Italian Sara Errani.Best Odds
William Hill is one of the places to go for all your US Open betting needs, with odds on each individual match as well as the eventual tournament winner. Djokovic, 4/5, Murray, 2/1, and Berdych, 9/1, lead its men's title odds. Serena Williams, 2/7 is hot favorite for the women's title, ahead of Azarenka, 4/1, Sharpova, 9/1, and Errani 33/1.
Use Thursday enhanced favorite odds to score more on successful men's quarter final bets on Thursday. Hill is offering special 8/13 odds on Ferrer and Djokovic both winning their matches on Thursday and advancing through to the tournament's last-four stage.