Business is closing at the William HG FitzGerald Tennis Center and the coronation of the men’s and women’s champions is just one day away.
The ATP and WTA hardcourt tournament is close to a close after four exciting semi-final matches on Saturday between Kaya Kanepi and Daria Savil and Lyudmila Samsonova and Siyu Wang on the women’s team. And for men, Nick Kyrgios and Mikael Ymer participated in the matches, and, finally, Andrey Rublev and Yoshihito Nishioka.
Here’s how the women’s and men’s singles semi-finals played out, and what to expect from Sunday’s final:
Who won the women’s Citi Open semi-finals?
The women’s semi-finals took place on Saturday, August 6, and were won by world No. 37 Kaia Kanepi and world No. 60 Ludmila Samsonova.
In the first semi-final, Estonian tennis player Kaia Kanepi faced Australian Daria Saville and won 6-3, 6-1.
In the second semi-final, Russia’s Ludmila Samsonova met China’s Siyu Wang and secured the victory with a score of 6:1, 6:1.
Who will compete in the Women’s Citi Open Final?
Kanepi and Samsonova will face off in the Citi Open Final on Sunday, August 7 at 2:30 pm ET.
Kanepi achieves his first title in nine years and Samsonova achieves her second WTA singles title.
How can I watch the Citi Open Women’s Final?
The Citi Open 2022 women’s final will be shown on the Tennis Channel. You can stream the match on Tennischannel.com, fuboTV or the Tennis Channel app.
Who won the men’s Citi Open semi-finals?
The men’s semi-finals also took place on Saturday and were won by world No. 45 Nick Kyrgios and world No. 98 Yoshihito Nishioka.
In the first semi-final, Australian Nick Kyrgios faced Sweden’s Mikael Ymer and won 7-6(4), 6-3.
In the second semi-final, Japan’s Yoshihito Nishioka faced Russia’s Andrey Rublev and secured a 6-3, 6-4 victory. Nishioka beat top-seeded Rublev in a surprise final.
Who will compete in the Citi Open men’s final?
Kyrgios and Nishioka will face off in the Citi Open final on Sunday, August 7 at 5:00 pm ET.
Nishioka will be in contention for his second ATP singles title against 2019 champion Kyrgios.
How can I watch the Citi Open men’s final?
The Citi Open 2022 men’s final will be shown on the Tennis Channel. You can stream the match on Tennischannel.com, fuboTV or the Tennis Channel app.