US Open Tennis Broadcast Guideline

The 2021 US Open Tennis live tournament is going to begin on August 30. New York, The city that never sleeps will be hosting this tournament. Tennis fans from all over the world have been waiting for this for so long.

Here, you will know all the detailed broadcasting schedules of the US Open tennis including TV and live streaming platforms.

How to watch The 2021 US Open Tennis on TV:

ESPN, ESPN 2, and ESPN+ have all the official rights to broadcast the matches of the 2021 US Open tennis live. But you will need a TV subscription which includes ESPN. The streaming service will cost $6 for a month and $60 for a year. The Tennis Channel will also broadcast the 2021 US Open tennis live coverage.

The whole tournament broadcasting schedule is given below:

Date Time (ET)  Matches/Programming Channel Live
Sunday, Aug 29 12 noon-1 pm Sports Center at the US Open – Preview ESPN2 Yes
Monday, Aug 30 10 am-11 am Tennis Channel Live Tennis Channel No
11 am-11 pm First Round (All 16 Courts) ESPN App Yes
12 noon-6 pm First Round ESPN Yes
6 pm-7 pm First Round ESPN2 Yes
7 pm-11 pm Primetime at the US Open: First Round ESPN2 Yes
Tuesday, Aug 31 12 midnight-10 am US Open Encore Coverage Tennis Channel No
10 am-11 am Tennis Channel Live Tennis Channel No
11 am-11 pm First Round (All 16 Courts) ESPN App Yes
12 noon-7 pm First Round ESPN Yes
7 pm-11 pm Primetime at the US Open: First Round ESPN YEs
Wednesday, Sep 1 12 midnight-10 am US Open Encore Coverage Tennis Channel No
10 am-11 am Tennis Channel Live Tennis Channel No
11 am-11 pm Second Round / Doubles (All 16 Courts) ESPN App Yes
12 noon-6 pm Second Round ESPN Yes
6 pm-7 pm Second Round ESPN2 Yes
7 pm-11 pm Primetime at the US Open: Second Round ESPN2 YEs
Thursday, Sep 2 12 midnight-10 am US Open Encore Coverage Tennis Channel No
10 am-11 am Tennis Channel Live Tennis Channel No
11 am-11 pm Second Round / Doubles (All 16 Courts) ESPN App YEs
12 noon-6 pm Second Round ESPN Yes
6 pm-7 pm Second Round ESPN2 Yes
7 pm-11 pm Primetime at the US Open: Second Round ESPN2 Yes
Friday, Sep 3 12 midnight-10 am US Open Encore Coverage Tennis Channel No
10 am-11 am Tennis Channel Live Tennis Channel No
11 am-11 pm Third Round / Doubles ESPN App Yes
12 noon-6 pm Third Round ESPN Yes
6 pm-7 pm Third Round ESPN2 Yes
7 pm-11 pm Primetime at the US Open: Third Round ESPN2 Yes
Saturday, Sep 4 12 midnight-10 am US Open Encore Coverage Tennis Channel No
10 am-11 am Tennis Channel Live Tennis Channel No
11 am-11 pm Third Round / Doubles ESPN App Yes
11 am-7 pm Third Round ESPN2 Yes
7 pm-11 pm Primetime at the US Open: Third Round ESPN2 Yes
Sunday, Sep 5 12 midnight-10 am US Open Encore Coverage Tennis Channel No
10 am-11 am Tennis Channel Live Tennis Channel No
11 am-7 pm Round of 16 / Doubles ESPN App Yes
11 am-7 pm Round of 16 ESPN Yes
7 pm-11 pm Primetime at the US Open: Round of 16 ESPN2 Yes
Monday, Sep 6 12 midnight-10 am US Open Encore Coverage Tennis Channel No
10 am-11 am Tennis Channel Live Tennis Channel No
11 am-7 pm Round of 16 / Doubles ESPN App Yes
11 am-7 pm Round of 16 ESPN2 Yes
7 pm-11 pm Primetime at the US Open: Round of 16 ESPN2 Yes
Tuesday, Sep 7 12 midnight-10 am US Open Encore Coverage Tennis Channel No
10 am-11 am Tennis Channel Live Tennis Channel No
11 am-4 pm Doubles ESPN App Yes
12 noon-6 pm Men’s & Women’s Quarterfinals ESPN Yes
7 pm-11 pm Primetime at the US Open: Quarterfinals ESPN yes
Wednesday, Sep 8 12 midnight-10 am US Open Encore Coverage Tennis Channel No
10 am-11 am Tennis Channel Live Tennis Channel No
11 am-4 pm Doubles ESPN App Yes
12 noon-6 pm Men’s & Women’s Quarterfinals ESPN Yes
7 pm-11 pm Primetime at the US Open: Quarterfinals ESPN Yes
Thursday, Sep 9 12 midnight-12 noon US Open Encore Coverage Tennis Channel No
12 noon-7 pm Doubles / Wheelchair ESPN App Yes
7 pm-11 pm Women’s Singles Semifinals ESPN Yes
11 pm-12 midnight US Open Encore Coverage Tennis Channel No
Friday, Sep 10 12 midnight-12 noon US Open Encore Coverage Tennis Channel No
12 noon-7 pm Wheelchair ESPN App Yes
12 noon-2 pm Men’s Doubles Final ESPN2 Yes
3 pm-6 pm Men’s Singles Semifinals #1 ESPN Yes
7 pm-11 pm Men’s Singles Semifinals #2 ESPN Yes
10 pm-12 midnight US Open Encore Coverage Tennis Channel No
Saturday, Sep 11 12 midnight-12 noon US Open Encore Coverage Tennis Channel No
12 noon-2 pm Mixed Doubles Final ESPN App Yes
4 pm-7 pm Women’s Singles Final ESPN Yes
7 pm-8 pm Tennis Channel Live Tennis Channel No
8 pm-12 midnight US Open Encore Coverage Tennis Channel No
Sunday, Sep 12 12 midnight-12 noon US Open Encore Coverage Tennis Channel No
12 noon-5 pm Wheelchair ESPN App Yes
1 pm-3 pm Men’s Doubles Final ESPN2 Yes
3 pm-4 pm Men’s Final Preview Show ESPN Yes
4 pm-7 pm Men’s Singles Final ESPN Yes
7 pm-8 pm Tennis Channel Live Tennis Channel No

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How to watch the tournament from anywhere:

Unites States:

The people of the United States can catch all the live actions of the 2021 US Open on the ESPN Sports Network. Previously, CBS sports had the broadcasting rights to this tournament. But after 2015, ESPN got the broadcasting right and they are showing this tournament to the fans till now. So, if you don’t have this channel on TV, contact your cable operator as soon as possible.

United Kingdom:

You can watch the US Open tennis 2021 live on Amazon Prime from the UK. You have to be their paid subscriber. They will show the live coverage and highlights. You have to pay $12.99 for the subscription.

Canada:

TSN network has the right to broadcast the matches from Canada. You can catch all the matches on TSN. TS2 and TS5 channel. You can also catch all the live actions in their mobile app, TSN GO. The subscription will cost $19.99 per month.

Australia:

In Australia, the fans will be able to watch the tournament from various channels. ESPN, Fetch TV, Kayo Sports, Foxtel will broadcast all the matches of the first round of this tournament. The quarter-finals, Semi-finals, and finals will be available on SBS on demand. The fans will be able to watch the matches for free there.

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How to Live Stream US Open Tennis Without Cable:

Fubo TV:

Tennis fans can watch the live-action of the US Open tennis on Fubo TV. But they have to subscribe to their monthly package with $65 per month to catch the actions.

Channels 100+
Plans & pricing Starter ($64.99/mo), Elite ($79.99/mo), Latino Quarterly ($33/mo)
ESPN Yes
Supported devices computer, iPhone, iPad, Android phone and tablet, Roku, Apple TV, Chromecast, Samsung Smart TV, Xbox, and Amazon Fire TV.
Cloud DVR Yes, 30 hours of Cloud DVR space at no extra charge, expandable to 500 hours via extra feature
Free trial A 7-day free trial is available

Sling TV:

Sling TV has also the right to broadcast the matches of the 2021 US Open tennis live. their monthly subscription costs only $35 per month.

Channels 50+ channels
Plans & pricing Sling Orange ($35/mo), Sling Blue ($35/mo), Orange + Blue Services ($50/mo)
ESPN Yes
Supported devices Android phone and tablet, Roku, Apple TV, Chromecast, Samsung Smart TV, Xbox, and Amazon Fire TV.
Cloud DVR Yes, 50 hours of free DVR storage
Free trial There is no free trial option here

Hulu Plus Live TV:

Hulu Plus Live TV is a great choice for sports fans. It contains tons of channels that broadcast quality sports. If you want to catch all the live actions for them, you need to subscribe for $65 per month.

Channel 75+ channels
Plans & pricing Hulu + Live TV ($64.99/mo) and Hulu (No Ads) + Live TV ($70.99/mo)
ESPN Yes
Supported devices  Android, Roku, Apple, Amazon fire tv, Apple TV, Android TV, Samsung Smart TV, LG TV, Xbox, Chromecast, Nintendo Switch, Vizio, and more.
Cloud DVR No free DVR storage. You can upgrade Cloud DVR to 200 hours ($9.99/mo.)
Free trial A free trial of 14 days

Youtube TV:

Youtube TV will broadcast all the matches of the US Open Tennis 2021 live. their paid subscription requires $70 per month.

Channel 85+ channels
Plans & pricing $64.99 a month.
ESPN Yes
Supported devices Apple, Android, Roku, Amazon fire tv, Apple TV, Android TV, Samsung Smart TV, LG TV,
Cloud DVR Unlimited
Free trial 7 days of free trial is available

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