Week 8 (w/c 18 Feb): Rio, Marseille, Delray Beach, Dubai, Budapest, Glasgow

A round up of this week’s tennis action and where to watch it all.

Rio de Janerio

ATP 500, Amazon Prime Video

Cameron Norrie is playing the Rio Open. The top seed here is Dominic Thiem and defending champion is Diego Schwartzman.

At the time of writing Cameron Norrie is also competing in doubles qualifying with Joao Sousa, Luke Bambrige and Jonny O’Mara are in the main draw of their first ATP 500 event.

Live coverage is on Amazon Prime Video all week, so here are the links to each day’s play.

Mon 18 Feb 19:30 Amazon Prime Video
Tue 19 Feb 19:30 Amazon Prime Video
Wed 20 Feb 19:30 Amazon Prime Video
Thu 21 Feb 19:30 Amazon Prime Video
Fri 22 Feb 18:00 Amazon Prime Video
Sat 23 Feb 20:00 Amazon Prime Video
Sun 24 Feb 20:00 Amazon Prime Video

Marseille

ATP 250, Amazon Prime Video

The Open 13 Provence field is headed up by Stefanos Tsitsipas. Karen Khachanov has not returned to defend his title.  Andy Murray and Kyle Edmund had both signed up for this tournament but withdrew.

This one’s also on Amazon Prime Video.

Mon 18 Feb 13:30 Amazon Prime Video
Tue 19 Feb 13:30 Amazon Prime Video
Wed 20 Feb 13:00 Amazon Prime Video
Thu 21 Feb 13:00 Amazon Prime Video
Fri 22 Feb 13:00 Amazon Prime Video
Sat 23 Feb 14:00 Amazon Prime Video
Sun 24 Feb 13:00 Amazon Prime Video

Delray Beach

ATP 250

Dan Evans qualified for the Delray Beach Open in Florida at the weekend and will play last year’s champion Frances Tiafoe in the first round. Juan Martin del Potro is the top seed here. Ken and Neal Skupski are second doubles seeds.

This one is only available on Tennis TV, from Tuesday 19 February.


Johanna Konta made the second round in Dubai last year.

Dubai

WTA Premier 5, BT Sport

The biggest women’s tournament this week is the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championship where the main draw already got underway on Sunday.

Naomi Osaka is the top seed and last year’s champion Elina Svitolina returns.

Eden Silva lost in the first qualifying round on Friday and partners Sarah Beth Grey  in the doubles here.

Coverage is across BT Sport all week.

Sun 17 Feb 08:00
15:00
BT Sport 3
BT Sport 3
Mon 18 Feb 07:00 BT Sport 1
Tue 19 Feb 07:00 BT Sport 1
Wed 20 Feb 07:00 BT Sport 1
Thu 21 Feb 10:00
15:00
BT Sport 1
BT Sport 1
Fri 22 Feb 13:00 BT Sport 1
Sat 23 Feb 15:00 BT Sport 2

WTA Budapest

WTA International, BT Sport

Heather Watson competes in the Hungarian Ladies Open in Budapest. Last year’s winner Alison van Uytvanck is the top seed. Naomi Broady partners Storm Sanders in the doubles draw.

BT Sport has coverage of this event, some of the coverage is on the red button because of various football competitions in the evenings.

Mon 18 Feb 13:00 BT Sport 3
Tue 19 Feb 10:00 BT Sport 2
Wed 20 Feb 10:00
19:30
BT Sport 3
BT Sport Extra 2
Thu 21 Feb 11:00
15:30
18:30
19:30
BT Sport 2
BT Sport 2
BT Sport 2
BT Sport Extra 5
Fri 22 Feb 12:00
20:00
BT Sport 2
BT Sport Extra 2
Sat 23 Feb 16:00 BT Sport ESPN
Sun 24 Feb 16:00 BT Sport 2

Glasgow

ITF M25 and W25

Glasgow hosts a combined men’s and women’s 25K event.

Liam Broady, Lloyd Glasspool and Jack Draper will be joined by a number of wildcards, late entries and qualifiers in the men’s draw. Likewise on the women’s draw, Francesca Jones is expected to be joined by others.


Challengers

Jay Clarke and Jan Choinski are playing in Bergamo, Italy; Clarke is seeded here.

James Ward withdrew from Morelos, Mexico, and Katy Dunne pulled out of the Kyoto W60 tournament in Japan earlier this week.


Read more about how to watch tennis on telly in 2019.

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

You can also find daily updates on the Tennis on telly page on Facebook. You can find details of all live coverage, re-runs and highlights over the next 7 days on the Calendar.

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 free streaming at http://livestream.com/ATP.

Some ITF events are streamed free at http://live.itftennis.com/en/ and on the ITF Pro Circuit Scores app on Apple and Android. Check out the @ITFLive twitter account which will automatically tweet details of streamed matches a few hours ahead.