The WTA Finals is once again knocking at the door. The season-ending annual WTA championship event will begin on October 31st and run for a week.
Here we have the WTA Finals 2022 live coverage, streaming details, schedule, and top seeds.
The WTA Finals 2022 is a professional women’s annual tournament. It marks the end of a WTA season. First founded in 1972, this year will mark the 50th edition of the event. The tournament features both singles and doubles events.
The 2022 iteration of the WTA Finals will feature $5 million prize money. In addition, the champion will get extra points for the WTA leaderboard. 8 players have qualified for the singles, and 8 teams have qualified for the doubles event.
Current world no.1 in WTA rankings, Iga Swiatek, is the leading seed of the event. This year, she won two grand slam titles, the French Open and US Open. Additionally, she reached the semifinals at the Australian Open. Furthermore, she won 5 different events too.
Ons Jabeur of Tunisia holds the second seed position. Ranked 2nd in the WTA singles, she reached the finals of Wimbledon and the US Open this year. Meanwhile, 3rd position holder is the American professional Jessica Pegula. Ranked 3rd in WTA. She reached the quarterfinals of three different grand slam events this year. Furthermore, she won her career’s second WTA 1000 title too.
WTA Finals 2022 Schedule
- Start Date: Monday, October 31, 2022.
- End Date: Monday, November 7, 2022.
- Time: 06:00 p.m. ET
- Venue: Dickies Arena
- Location: Fort Worth, USA
The WTA Finals is scheduled to start this Monday, October 31, 2022. It is scheduled to run till November 7, 2022. The first match of Pegula vs. Sakkari will begin at 06:00 p.m. ET.
The WTA Finals 2022 is scheduled to be held at the Dickies Arena. The indoor hard court arena is located in Fort Worth, USA.
*All times are in ET
|Group Stage||October 31, 2022 – November 2, 2022||06:00 p.m.|
|Semifinals||November 6, 2022||TBD|
|Final||November 7, 2022||TBD|
How to Watch the WTA Finals 2022 on TV
The WTA Finals will be broadcast live on Tennis Channel in the US. Additionally, live broadcasts of the event will be available on beIN in Australia and BT sports in the UK.
Tennis Channel is the official European digital distributor of WTA. As such, the event matches will be live-streamed on Tennis Channel exclusively.
How to Watch WTA Finals 2022 Without Cable
Watching the tournament live is easy, and you can follow all the coverage on the Tennis Channel. A subscription can be purchased for a fee of $109.99 per year, and you will get to watch 4,500 live and on-demand matches from over 100 ATP & WTA events every year.
A great option to watch live sports is fuboTV, rated very highly in the United States. It offers hundreds of dedicated channels, and sports fans can tune in to the events they choose on the go without needing cable. Tennis Channel is part of the Sports Plus add-on, and you can get it for an extra $10.99 per month on top of your main pack fee. If you are a new subscriber, you can also take advantage of the 7-day free trial offer that fuboTV has for a limited period.
Sling TV is another excellent option for tennis fans, as they can watch the WTA Finals live online. Tennis Channel can be found on the Sports Extra add-on pack on Sling TV, and you will have to pay an extra $11 per month on top of the main pack you choose. You can get a 50% discount on your first month on Sling TV for a limited period.
WTA Finals 2022 Live Stream in the UK
If you are a tennis fan living in the United Kingdom, you can watch the WTA Finals live on Amazon Prime Video. A Prime membership costs £8.99 monthly, and new subscribers can get a 30-day free trial.
How to Watch in Canada
If you live in Canada, you can watch the WTA Finals in English or French on TSN and RDS. Alternatively, you can watch all the action on the go by purchasing a subscription to the TSN Direct or RDS Direct streaming service. A monthly subscription costs $19.99, and you can get the annual pass for an effective fee of $16.66 per month.
How to Watch in Australia
Tennis fans in Australia can watch the live coverage of the WTA Finals on beIN SPORTS. Make sure to subscribe to the beIN Sports Connect streaming service to watch all the matches live online and on the device of your choice. A subscription costs $19.99 monthly, and you can also get the Annual Pass for $179.99.
Seeds of the upcoming WTA Finals are listed below:
WTA Finals 2022 Groups
Tracy Austin Group (Singles)
- Iga Swiatek
- Coco Gauff
- Caroline Garcia
- Daria Kasatkina
Nancy Richey Group (Singles)
- Ons Jabeur
- Jessica Pegula
- Maria Sakkari
- Aryna Sabalenka
Rosie Casals Group (Doubles)
- Barbora Krejčíková and Katerina Siniaková
- Coco Gauff and Jessica Pegula
- Xu Yifan and Yang Zhaoxuan
- Desiree Krawczyk and Demi Schuurs
Pam Shriver Group (Doubles)
- Gabriela Dabrowski and Giuliana Olmos
- Veronika Kudermetova and Elise Mertens
- Lyudmyla Kichenok and Jelena Ostapenko
- Anna Danilina vs. Beatriz Haddad Maia