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Emma Raducanu vs Belinda Bencic live stream and how to watch US Open tennis online

Emma Raducanu vs Belinda Bencic live stream
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It's time for the Emma Raducanu vs Belinda Bencic live stream, and it's got the whole world buzzing (especially England, Raducanu's country of residence). But will this US Open live stream give us the latest upset of the tournament?

Emma Raducanu vs Belinda Bencic match time

The Emma Raducanu vs Belinda Bencic live stream is airing  today (Wednesday, September 8) at 12 p.m. ET / 9 a.m. PT / 5 p.m BST.
• U.S. — Watch on ESPN via Sling or Fubo.TV
• U.K. — Watch on Amazon Prime Video
• Watch anywhere — try ExpressVPN 100% risk free

When we talk about athletes that have yet to drop a set past the Round of 16 in a Grand Slam tennis tournament, we normally talk about Novak Djokovic. Not this time, though, as Djkovic's given up sets while the 18-year-old qualifier Emma Raducanu has not.

Raducanu just dispatched Shelby Rogers (6-2, 6-1), to make it to the quarterfinals. And in those first four rounds, she performed fantastically, only giving up 15 games. But she's not letting this success get to her head, calling the score lines "irrelevant."

That said, Belinda Bencic (the 11th seed) is expected to probably take the win, however difficult that may prove to be. Throughout the tournament, Bencic's had an air of casual confidence, with none of her opponents providing a real test. She also won in straight sets in the last round (7(14)-6(12), 6-3) over Iga Świątek.

So we tune in to see if the youngest British player to ever reach the quarter-finals at the US Open can shock the world again. The US Open has already given us several of these moments, with Raducanu's most recent opponent beating Ash Barty in an upset, and Leylah Annie Fernandez knocking Naomi Osaka out early.

Here's how to watch Emma Raducanu vs Belinda Bencic online:

How to watch Emma Raducanu vs Belinda Bencic live streams from anywhere

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Emma Raducanu vs Belinda Bencic live streams in the US

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In the U.S., the Emma Raducanu vs Belinda Bencic live stream is on Wednesday, Sept. 8.

It's going to start off the coverage on ESPN, airing at 12 p.m. ET / 9 a.m. PT.

US Open matches are spread across the ESPN family of networks, as well as stream on ESPN3, ESPN Plus and the ESPN app. There is also coverage on the Tennis Channel.

If you cut the cord, you can get all of those channels from Sling TV (via Sling Orange) or Fubo TV's entry-level package. Both are on our best streaming services list, but tennis fans who also love basketball won't want to go with Fubo, as it doesn't have TNT. Tennis Channel can be added on with the Sports Extra (Sling) and Sports Plus (Fubo) packages, which are $11 per month.

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Emma Raducanu vs Belinda Bencic live streams in the UK

Emma Raducanu vs Belinda Bencic live streams in the U.K.

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U.K. fans do not have to stay up late for this one. Emma Raducanu vs Belinda Bencic is airing on Amazon Prime Video, starting at 5 p.m. BST.

Prime Video is included with Amazon Prime, which is £79 per year.

Anyone from the U.K. who wants to watch from abroad can get their hookup by using a VPN.

Emma Raducanu vs Belinda Bencic live streams in Canada

Emma Raducanu vs Belinda Bencic live streams in Canada

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Tennis fans in Canada just need TSN for the Emma Raducanu vs Belinda Bencic live stream. The service can be subscribed to ala-carte or added to your package. 

TSN1 has the coverage of the match, as they've got Quarterfinals coverage from 12 pm. ET on, when the match begins. The coverage goes until 11 p.m. ET, with an hour-long break for Sportscentre at 6 p.m. ET. TSN3, TS4 and TSN5 also have coverage.

TSN's streaming-only service starts at $19.99 CAD per month, a much better deal than its $4.99 CAD per day option. 

Henry T. Casey

Henry is a senior editor at Tom’s Guide covering streaming media, laptops and all things Apple, reviewing devices and services for the past six-plus years. Prior to joining Tom's Guide, he reviewed software and hardware for TechRadar Pro, and interviewed artists for Patek Philippe International Magazine. He's also covered the wild world of professional wrestling for Cageside Seats, interviewing athletes and other industry veterans.