Which channel can you watch tennis on?

The Roland Garros Tournament 2021 starts in a few days and millions of viewers can watch the event live on their television.

This year, the Chatrier, Lenglen and Simonne-Mathieu clay courts will be entered a few days before the first calendar and just eight months after the 2020 edition, which took place between September and October.

For the favorites it will be necessary to follow Iga Swiatek, the Polish 19-year-old who already won the Grand Slam tournament last year and whose career is very promising. Rafael Nadal, the man with 13 tournament titles, will make it difficult for his competitors.

Among the French tennis players, the young Evan Furness is currently successfully completing the qualification. Let’s see how to watch the French Open tennis live this year.

Which channels will Roland-Garros broadcast live in 2021?

Without further ado, let’s take a look at the 2021 tournament coverage with an overview of the channels on which Roland-Garros can be seen live in 2021:

Where can you see Roland-Garros in 2021?

In France, only France Television and Amazon Prime Video will broadcast Roland-Garros 2021 in France. To watch the tournament live you must watch France 2, France 3, France 4 and subscribe to the Prime Video streaming service for certain exclusive products.

The Amazon service will own the sports rights to broadcast the tournament until at least 2023. This emerges from the contract, which also regulates the historic partner of Roland-Garros, France Télévision. Eurosport is no longer one of them.

Prime Video is available on compatible smartphones, tablets, computers, and televisions. France Television is available on TNT and the group is also using the France TV sports application for other live Roland-Garros games.

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Roland-Garros on Prime Video, what are the benefits?

The Grand Slam tournament is the meeting place for tennis fans and one of the most watched sporting events in France. Roland-Garros takes place in Paris. For health reasons, most of us see games on a screen.

Prime Video is in its first year as a broadcaster for French customers. In order to stand out from the crowd, the service has regained the exclusivity of broadcasting night sessions, a new system of night games from 9pm that will take place throughout the tournament.

In addition, the streaming service has the exclusive transmission rights for the games of the new Simonne Mathieu court, the third most important. Of course, the platform is also there to broadcast the rest of the games as well as the semi-finals and the finals of the men’s and women’s singles tournaments.

For a more interactive experience, Prime Video introduces X-Ray. The perfect tool to enjoy the tournament to the fullest. This feature allows you to learn more about the players (bio and palms), get game stats and history using quick on-screen shortcuts.

Amazon Prime will broadcast Roland-Garros live every day from 10:45 a.m. in 2021. French tennis stars Amélie Mauresmo, Marion Bartoli, Arnaud Clément and Fabrice Santoro will be part of the team to comment on the games.

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Frequently asked questions about the tournament

What is the date of Roland Garros?

Roland-Garros will continue its qualification phase from May 24, 2021. The first round of the 2021 edition of the tournament begins on Sunday May 30th. The tournament takes place over 2 weeks. The men’s final is scheduled for June 13, 2021.

What is the Roland Garros program?

The crazy fortnight of Roland-Garros are a summary of games with sometimes endless results, such as October 6, 2020, when Rafael Nadal and Jannik Sinner signed the last end of the game in the history of Roland-Garros (1h26). To follow the Roland Garros 2021 program live, visit the official website.

How do I see Roland-Garros on Amazon Prime Video?

If you use Amazon Prime’s fast delivery services, you already have a Prime Video account. Otherwise, you will have to pay a subscription of € 5.99 per month or € 49 per year to subscribe to the streaming service. You can cancel your subscription at any time.

What are night sessions?

Roland-Garros opens the “night sessions” drawn from the “night sessions” at various Grand Slam tournaments such as the US Open and the Australian Open. These are games at nightfall that the French tournament hadn’t offered until then. A great way to track and watch Roland Garros if you are working during the day.

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