French Open 2021: Live Stream, TV channel, Start time, How and When to Watch

Published 05/16/2021, 6:24 AM EDT
PARIS, FRANCE – JUNE 09: A general view inside Court Philippe Chatrier during the ladies singles final between Sloane Stephens of The United States and Simona Halep of Romania during day fourteen of the 2018 French Open at Roland Garros on June 9, 2018 in Paris, France. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)


The Italian Open 2021 will conclude tonight after the final clash between Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal. However, in just two weeks’ time, the tennis circus will move to Paris for the French Open 2021. It was supposed to begin one week early but due to the current condition in Paris because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the management delayed it by a week.

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The French Open 2021 will begin on May 30, 2021, and will extend till June 13, 2021. The qualifiers will begin on May 24, 2021, and will conclude by May 28, 2021.

Where and How to watch the French Open 2021?

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France TV Sport and Prime Video are the two official broadcasters of the French Open 2021. However, across Europe, fans will get to watch the Grand Slam on Eurosport. Other European local broadcasters like ORF, EPT, Servus TV, and more will also broadcast the tournament in different parts of the continent.

PARIS, FRANCE – MAY 29: Ground staff prepares the court during a rain delay on day three of the 2018 French Open at Roland Garros on May 29, 2018, in Paris, France. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

In the United States of America, tennis fans can watch the event live on the Tennis Channel and Peacock Network. In neighboring Canada, RDS and TSN will bring the action live to the audience while in Latin America, it’ll be ESPN who will be telecasting the event live.

Fox Sports will be in charge of telecasting Roland Garros 2021 in South-East Asia. However, in India, China, and Japan, there are specific broadcasters as well. Fans in India, China, and Japan can watch the action live on Star Sports Select, CMG (China Media Group), and TV Tokyo respectively.

Wide World of Sports will be the one to bring live-action to the Australian audience.

Where to watch the live streaming of Roland Garros 2021?

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Fans can also watch the live stream of the French Open 2021 on Bet365.com. They just have to log in at the site, go to the tennis section, and click on live streaming to witness the live-action.

PARIS – JUNE 01: A view of the Roland Garros logo on day eight of the French Open at Roland Garros on June 1, 2008, in Paris, France. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

The matches will begin at 11:00 am local time. The players can enter the courts at 10:00 am local time and the matches will extend till night depending on the conditions and the length of the matches.

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It is high time and fans are eagerly waiting for Roland Garros 2021 to begin. Will Rafael Nadal be able to successfully defend his title in Paris this year as well?

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