w/c 18 September: Metz, St. Petersburg, Tokyo, Seoul, Guangzhou, Laver Cup

Lots going on this week with six tournaments on telly, so let’s get straight to it.

Two ATP 250 events, one in Metz starting Tuesday and the other in St. Petersburg starting Monday.

Metz is the first to be covered by new channel FreeSports:

Tue 19 13:00-17:00 FreeSports
Wed 20 13:00-21:00 FreeSports
Thu 21 13:00-17:00 FreeSports
Fri 22 13:00-21:00 FreeSports
Sat 23 13:00-17:00 FreeSports
Sun 24 14:30-16:30 FreeSports

St. Petersburg will be on Eurosport:

Mon 18 12:30-18:30 Eurosport Player
Tue 19 10:30-21:00 Eurosport Player
Wed 20 10:30-21:00 Eurosport Player
Thu 21 11:00-19:55 Eurosport 2
Fri 22 10:30-13:00
11:45-19:00
Eurosport Player
Eurosport 2
Sat 23 11:30-16:00 Eurosport Player
Sun 24 11:30-17:30 Eurosport Player

There are highlights on Saturday evening on Eurosport 2 and on Sunday evening on Eurosport 1; early stages, the semis and final will only be on Eurosport Player.

There are three WTA tournaments taking place in Asia this week. The second consecutive tournament in Tokyo which is a Premier, and two Internationals in Seoul and Guangzhou. All three are on BT Sport.

Tokyo:

Mon 18 4:30-10:30 BT Sport 1
Tue 19 3:00-13:00 BT Sport 1
Wed 20 4:30-13:00 BT Sport 1
Thu 21 5:30-13:30 BT Sport 1
Fri 22 4:00-12:00 BT Sport 1
Sat 23 4:00-8:00 BT Sport 1
Sun 24 4:00-6:30 BT Sport 1

Seoul:

Mon 18 4:00-10:00 BT Sport 3
Tue 19 4:00-10:00 BT Sport 3
Wed 20 4:00-10:00 BT Sport 3
Thu 21 4:00-10:00 BT Sport 3
Fri 22 3:00-11:00 BT Sport 3
Sat 23 6:00-10:00 BT Sport 3
Sun 24 6:00-8:30 BT Sport 3

Guangzhou:

Mon 18 3:00-11:00 BT Sport 2
Tue 19 7:00-17:00 BT Sport 2
Wed 20 7:00-17:00 BT Sport 2
Thu 21 9:00-17:00 BT Sport 2
Fri 22 11:00-13:00
11:00-15:00
BT Sport Extra 2
BT Sport 3
Sat 23
8:00-10:30
BT Sport ESPN

On Friday, the semi-finals of Guangzhou will start on BT Sport Extra 2, on the red button, if the quarter-finals in Seoul have not completed by 11:00.

Lastly, the inaugural Laver Cup in Prague will be shown live on Sky Sports at the weekend.

Fri 22 12:00-16:00
18:00-21:30
Sky Sports Action/Mix
Sky Sports Mix
Sat 23 12:00-15:00
14:00-15:30
19:15-21:30
Sky Sports Arena
Sky Sports Mix
Sky Sports Arena
Sun 24 11:00-14:45
11:00-18:00
Sky Sports Mix
Sky Sports Active

Note the overlap on Saturday’s coverage which may require a channel change, and after 14:45 on Sunday it’s on the Sky Sports Active red button service.

The Laver Cup will also be streamed online on Twitter via Periscope, and on Facebook.

Any late changes to these schedules, where I am able to, will be included on the homepage of the website and tweeted at @Tennis_UKTV.

Check Tennis TV and WTA TV for details of the matches they are covering, at https://www.tennistv.com/live/schedule and http://www.wtatv.com/schedule

ATP Challenger events have official live streaming at http://livestream.com/ATP.

Live streaming of USTA Women’s ITF events at https://www.usta.com/en/home/pro/pro-tennis-events/women-s-pro-circuit-live-streaming.html

Have a good week.