Surbiton Trophy and rights news

While the French Open continues, the grass season begins in Surbiton this week.

It’s a combined ATP Challenger and ITF Women’s event in Surbiton, with loads of Brits in action, and you can watch many main draw matches online.

ATP Challenger events have official live streaming at http://livestream.com/ATP. Some ITF Women and Futures are streamed at http://live.itftennis.com/en/ and on the ITF Pro Circuit Scores app on Apple and Android.

We are of course into the second week of Roland Garros and all the details are on last week’s post.


Some rights news to update you on now…

Eurosport confirmed they have the rights to the three British grass court WTA events in the lead up to Wimbledon. They’ll have coverage of Nottingham from Thursday 14 June, then the full week in Birmingham, and then Eastbourne which will also be on the BBC.

The BBC announced that they will also have ATP matches from Eastbourne this year, which along with Queen’s will be available on Amazon Prime also.

As reported last week, FreeSports will be showing ‘s-Hertogenbosch where Andy Murray is still scheduled to start his comeback.

There have been media reports that Amazon Prime have picked up a 2-year global deal for the Laver Cup which returns in September.