Another good news that is close to “normal”. This time, the organization of the United States Open confirmed that full stadiums will be played.
“The 2021 US Open will welcome fans to the USTA’s Billie Jean King National Tennis Center at 100% capacity for the two-week tournament,” the statement reads.
The tournament, which will have Dominic Thiem and Naomi Osaka as defending champions, it will take place from Monday, August 30 to Sunday, September 12 and will continue to follow current guidelines related to Covid-19.
This adds to the trend of Wimbledon, which will dispute the two finals also full stadium, what will be the first sporting events in the United Kingdom to have these characteristics since the pandemic began in 2020.