TENNIS: French Open 2013 – Men’s & Women’s Finals live on ITV & Eurosport

May 20, 2013

Roland Garros provides the grand stage for the greatest test of clay court tennis and second Grand Slam tournament of 2013 – the French Open.

Rafael Nadal and Maria Sharapova return to defend the singles crowns they won last year, while a host of big names will doing their best to claim clay-court tennis’ ultimate prize on the famous, dusty red courts of Paris.

Follow every serve, shot and slide on the famous clay courts of Roland Garros with live free-to-air coverage on ITV and ITV4, plus extensive daily output on British Eurosport.

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TENNIS: Mubadala World Tennis Championship 2012 – Live on ESPN

December 26, 2012

The Mubadala World Tennis Championship brings the curtain down on a thrilling year of tennis as six stars from the men’s game compete in the Middle East for the final trophy of 2012, live and exclusive on ESPN.

Set in the heart of Abu Dhabi, the 5,000 seater stadium at the Abu Dhabi International Tennis Complex is the exotic setting for this invitational exhibition event that features six of the top 12 players in the ATP Tour rankings.

The line-up includes US Open champion Andy Murray, who will be looking to regain the title he won in 2009. He will be joined by world number one and defending champion Novak Djokovic.

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TENNIS: Davis Cup Final 2012 – Czech Republic v Spain – Live on British Eurosport

November 13, 2012

Tomas Berdych’s Czech Republic play host David Ferrer’s Spain in the 100th Davis Cup Final this weekend at Prague’s O2 Arena, exclusively live on British Eurosport 2.

After two thrilling semi-finals in September it promises to an exciting climax to the 2012 World Group tournament, with defending champions Spain travelling to Prague to face the Czechs on their home patch.

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TENNIS: ATP World Tour Finals 2012 – Live on Sky Sports & BBC TV

October 29, 2012

A thrilling year of tennis reaches its final set with the ATP World Tour Finals in London.

It’s the fourth staging of the traditional season-finale to the men’s tour at the O2 Arena, where the top-eight singles players and doubles pairings go head-to-head for the chance to claim most prestigious title in the sport outside of the grand slams.

Live coverage of the eight-day tournament begins on Sky Sports and BBC Sport on Monday, November 5.

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TENNIS: Wimbledon 2012 – Live on the BBC

July 7, 2012

BBC Sport will have comprehensive multi-platform coverage of the 2012 Wimbledon Championships, starting on June 25.

Sue Barker anchors two weeks of live action across BBC One and BBC Two, with additional matches via the BBC Red Button, and highlights every evening with John Inverdale on BBC Two.

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TENNIS: French Open 2012 – Live on ITV1 and ITV4

May 21, 2012

ITV Sport will be bringing viewers exclusive terrestrial coverage of the French Open, the most prestigious clay court event in the world and the second Grand Slam of the tennis season, starting on May 27.

It is the first time that ITV has screened a Grand Slam tournament, and the broadcaster will screen more than 150 hours of live coverage on ITV1 and ITV4.

John Inverdale will lead the network’s extensive coverage, and will be joined by a wealth of on-screen talent to bring the tournament to life over the course of the 15-day event.

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TENNIS: ITV secures French Open rights

October 28, 2011

ITV will screen its first ever grand slam tennis tournament next year after acquiring the rights to the French Open.

In a landmark three-year deal with the French Tennis Federation, ITV will broadcast extensive live coverage from Roland Garros throughout the 15-day tournament, taking over from the BBC.

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