The first grand slam of the year, Australian Open 2017 started on 16th January with first round matches and will conclude on 29th January 2017 with finals. The Australian Open held in Melbourne and considered important for players as it gives players a chance to kick-start the year with a win. Total 128 players will be in the draw for the men’s singles while 32 of those being seeded with the same set-up for the women’s singles. Below we have listed the Australian Open 2017 tv channels who will broadcast live action in various parts of the world with live stream info.
Watch Australian Open 2017 Live Streaming
The qualifying rounds of the tournaments being on 16th January 2017 while the first round matches will start on 18th January 2017. The Men’s singles final is scheduled to take place on January 29 while women final will be played on January 30. Novak Djokovic will defend his title for the third straight year having defeated Britain’s Andy Murray in the final back to back two years. Let’s take a look at the Australian Open 2017 tv channels worldwide.
Result: Australian Open day one at Melbourne Park
ROD LAVER ARENA
Shelby Rogers (USA) defeated Simona Halep (ROU) (4) — (6-3 6-1)
Venus Williams (USA) (13) def. Kateryna Kozlova (UKR) — (7-6 7-5)
Andy Murray (GBR) (1) defeated Illya Marchenko (UKR) — (7-5 7-6 6-2)
Angelique Kerber (GER) (1) vs Lesia Tsurenko (UKR)
Roger Federer (SUI) (17) vs Jurgen Melzer (AUT)
MARGARET COURT ARENA
Garbiñe Muguruza (ESP) (7) defeated Marina Erakovic (NZL) — (7-5 6-4)
Bernard Tomic (AUS) (27) defeated Thomaz Bellucci (BRA) — (6-2 6-1 6-4)
Coco Vandeweghe (USA) defeated Roberta Vinci (ITA) (15) — (6-1 7-6)
Stan Wawrinka (SUI) (4) vs Martin Klizan (SVK)
Louisa Chirico (USA) vs Eugenie Bouchard (CAN)
Australian Open 2017 TV Channels Broadcasting Worldwide
|New Zealand||Sky NZ|
|United Kingdom||British Eurosport|
|USA||ESPN & Tennis Channel|
|Middle East||beIN Sports|
|European Countries||EuroSports 1&2|
|Germany||ARD, ZDF & Sky|
|Holland||EuroSport & NOS|
|Spain||EuroSport 1 & 2|
|France||EuroSport 1 & 2|
|Indian and sub-Continent||Sony Six|
|Other Asian Countries||Fox Sports Asia|
|Latin America||ESPN Deportivo|
|Canada||TSN (English), RDS (French)|
How To Watch Australian Open 2017 Live Stream?
BBC who was broadcasting the Australian Open will no longer show any live action. Eurosport will have live coverage of the tennis action from Australia. Tennis viewers in Europe can watch Australian Open 2017 live stream online on their website BBC and Sky Sports will be showing additional highlights throughout the tournament.
ESPN will broadcast Australian Open 2017 in the United States along with dedicated tennis channel “Tennis Channel”. Indian tennis audience can catch live coverage of the tournament on Sony Six while sonyliv.com will have live streaming of the 2017 Australian Open tennis tournament.
Australian viewers can catch live action of the first grand slam of the year on Seven Network while SuperSport has the tv rights to broadcast 2017 Australian Open in the Africa.