Weeks 45-47: Next Gen, Fed Cup, ATP and Davis Cup finals.

As the 2019 season comes to an end we take a look at the tennis happening around the world over the next three weeks covering the ATP Next Gen Finals, Fed Cup Final, ATP Finals and Davis Cup Finals.

Next Gen Finals, Milan

ATP Event, Amazon Prime Video

Amazon Prime Video has full coverage of the Next Gen Finals which start on Tuesday 4 November.

Eight of the world’s top ATP players under the age of 22 compete in Milan for the title. Competing in this week’s event are Alex de Minaur, Frances Tiafoe, Ugo Humbert, Casper Ruud, Miomir Kecmanovic, Mikael Ymer, Alejandro Davidovich Fokina, and wildcard Jannik Sinner.

Play starts at 13:00 GMT on Tuesday to Thursday, 18:00 on Friday, and the final is at 18:00 on Saturday.


Fed Cup Final

Fed Cup, online only

France travel to Australia for the final of the Fed Cup in Perth on the weekend of 9-10 November. Play starts at 3:00 GMT both days. There will be two singles matches on each day, and a deciding doubles match if required on Sunday.

There’s no TV coverage of this event in the UK, but you can watch it on the Fed Cup website for €4.99. If you have access to French television you’ll find the tie on France 3; the host broadcaster in Australia is the Nine network.


Joe Salisbury will be the only Brit competing at the O2, having qualified 4th with doubles partner Rajeev Ram.

ATP Finals

ATP Finals, BBC and Amazon Prime Video

The final event of the ATP Tour takes place at the O2 in London next week.

Those who have qualified in singles are Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer, Daniil Medvedev, Dominic Thiem, Stefanos Tsitsipas, Alexander Zverev and Matteo Berrettini.

Joe Salisbury and Rajeev Ram qualified for the doubles finals.

All singles and doubles matches will be shown live on Amazon Prime Video. Singles matches from the day session and the final will also be on BBC Two.

Sun 10 Nov 13:50 BBC Two
Mon 11 Nov 14:00 BBC Two
Tue 12 Nov 14:00 BBC Two
Wed 13 Nov 14:00 BBC Two
Thu 14 Nov 14:00 BBC Two
Fri 15 Nov 14:00 BBC Two
Sat 16 Nov 14:00 BBC Two
Sun 17 Nov 18:00 BBC Two

Evening session singles matches will have commentary on BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra from 19:30 each night.


Cameron Norrie sealed victory for Great Britain last time they played Davis Cup, but won’t feature in the team in Madrid.

Davis Cup Finals

Davis Cup, Eurosport

Eurosport will have coverage of the Davis Cup finals in Madrid from Monday 18 to Sunday 24 November.

Great Britain received a wildcard into the finals and the team of Andy Murray, Dan Evans, Jamie Murray, Ken Skupski and Kyle Edmund compete in Group E with Kazakhstan and the Netherlands.

Each tie consists of two singles matches and one doubles match. The daily schedule is as follows:

Day Time Centre Court Stadium 2 Stadium 3
Mon 18 Nov 15:00 Croatia v Russia Italy v Canada Belgium v Colombia
Tue 19 Nov
10:00 Argentina v Chile France v Japan
Kazakhstan v Netherlands
17:00 Spain v Russia United States v Canada
Australia v Colombia
Wed 20 Nov
10:00 Serbia v Japan Argentina v Germany
Great Britain v Netherlands
17:00 Croatia v Spain United States v Italy Belgium v Australia
Thu 21 Nov
10:00 France v Serbia Germany v Chile
Great Britain v Kazakhstan
17:00
Winner Group D v Winner Group F
Fri 22 Nov
10:00
Winner Group A v Runner Up 1 or 2
17:00 Winner Group B v Runner Up 1 or 2
Winner Group E v Winner Group C
Sat 23 Nov
10:00 Semi final Top half
17:00
Semi final Bottom half
Sun 24 Nov 15:00 Final

Eurosport will cover each of Great Britain’s ties on Eurosport 1, and Centre Court matches at other times. Coverage of the other ties will be available on Eurosport Player.

Mon 18 Nov 15:00 Eurosport 1
Tue 19 Nov 10:00
17:00
Eurosport 1
Eurosport 1
Wed 20 Nov 10:00
17:00
Eurosport 1
Eurosport 1
Thu 21 Nov 10:00
17:00
Eurosport 1
Eurosport 1
Fri 22 Nov 10:00
17:00
Eurosport 1
Eurosport 1
Sat 23 Nov 10:00
17:00
Eurosport 1
Eurosport 1
Sun 24 Nov 15:00 Eurosport 1

BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra will have coverage of selected ties throughout the week including Great Brtiain’s.


Challengers

This week, Liam Broady, Ryan Peniston and Evan Hoyt are in Knoxville, Tennessee.

Jay Clarke has a bye in Kobe, Japan, where Brydan Klein is also competing.

Katie Swan and Naomi Broady were both in qualifying for W60 Las Vegas at Thursday’s cut-off.

Katie Boulter is expected to make her comeback from injury this week at the W25 tournament in Hua Hin, Thailand.

Next week, Jan Choinski is down to play the Challenger in Ortesei, Italy. Jack Draper is in Helsinki, Finland.

Jay Clarke and Brydan Klein travel from Japan to Pune, India.

Liam Broady, Evan Hoyt and Ryan Peniston remain in the United States, and are joined by Lloyd Glasspool in Champaign.

There are no British women entered in the single W60+ tournament in Tokyo next week, and there are non tournaments taking place the week after.

There are no Brits entered in the season’s final ATP Challenger in Maia, Portugal, week of 18 November.


Head to the details listings page for day to day updates on coverage and entries as far ahead as known.

Read more about how to watch tennis on telly in 2019. The 2020 article is coming after the US Open.

Any late changes to these schedules, where I am able to, will be included on the homepage of the website and tweeted at @tennisontelly. They will be marked with a * above if details have changed since this article was published.

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. You can get links to all the matches by following @ATPChallLive on twitter which will tweet them out in advance.

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.

Tournaments that are part of the USTA Pro-Circuit series may be streamed at http://livestream.com/procircuit as well as or instead of the ITF website. If I am aware of other streams for any other tournaments I will share them on twitter.