French Open 2018 Live Stream Online Team News, Preview, Live Stream, TV Info There are four Grand Slam tournaments are the most prestigious events on the world tennis calendar. French Open is one of them. Rafael Nadal and Jelena Ostapenko were the winners of The French Open 2017 Men’s and Women’s singles, respectively. Can they repeat in 2018? If you wanted to know more about French Open 2018, you are the right place.
The French Open 2018 (Roland Garros) will be taking place from Sunday, 27 May 2018 to Sunday, 10 June 2018 in what will be a two week grand slam stint in Paris, France. How to Watch French Open 2018 Live Stream Online ? Authorities has announced extensive coverage plans in over 200 countries around the world. In Europe, EuroSport 1 and 2 will continue to broadcast French Open in most of the countries in local languages while NBC and ESPN to share coverage of Roland Garros 2018 in USA.
Alot has changed in one year with “Guy Forget” appointed as the new director of the tournament and since replacing Gilbert Ysern who was sacked in February 2016. French Open has been kind of falling behind Wimbledon, US Open and even Australia open on different scales. French tennis authorities are keen to put life back into the French Open as they have promised increase in total 14% prize money pool and extensive TV coverage across the World are a few steps taken to restore Roland Garros status in tennis calendar. On this page you will find different options for French Open 2018 live streaming links of every singles 2018 Roland Garros match from Round 1 to all the way to men’s and women’s finals
Last year’s men’s champion, Rafael Nadal, will return to defend his title and go for his record 11th French Open trophy. Nadal, currently ranked No. 2 in the world, lost the No. 1 ranking to Roger Federer back in February. Federer has since withdrawn from the clay court circuit though and won’t be playing in the French Open for the third straight year, leaving the door open for Nadal to take the title at Roland Garros and reclaim the No. 1 ranking.
MORE: Serena Williams’ 2018 schedule
In the WTA, all eyes will be on Serena Williams as she participates in her first Grand Slam event since the 2017 Australian Open. The 23-time Grand Slam champion has understandably been shaking off rust in her most recent tournaments. She made it to the third round at Indian Wells before losing to sister Venus and was ousted in the opening round of the Miami Open.
Last year’s winner, Jelena Ostapenko, has climbed her way to No. 5 in the WTA rankings. The player she defeated, Simona Halep, will likely come in with the No. 1 ranking, and after losing the 2018 Australian Open to Caroline Wozniacki, will look to finally win her first career Grand Slam at Roland Garros.
Below is the schedule by round, the men’s and women’s draws and how to watch the French Open.
French Open schedule
The opening round of the French Open is set to begin on Sunday, May 27, at 5 a.m. ET. The tournament will take place almost daily over the next two weeks and will conclude with the championship match on Sunday, June 10. Below is the round-by-round breakdown of the schedule for both men and women.
(All times Eastern)
|Sunday, May 27||Round 1||7 a.m.|
|Monday, May 28||Round 1||7 a.m.|
|Tuesday, May 29||Round 1||7 a.m.|
|Wednesday, May 30||Round 2||7 a.m.|
|Thursday, May 31||Round 2||7 a.m.|
|Friday, June 1||Round 3||7 a.m.|
|Saturday, June 2||Round 3||7 a.m.|
|Sunday, June 3||Round 4||7 a.m.|
|Monday, June 4||Round 4||10 a.m.|
|Tuesday, June 5||Quarterfinals||10 a.m.|
|Wednesday, June 6||Quarterfinals||10 a.m.|
|Thursday, June 7||Women’s Semifinals||9 a.m.|
|Friday, June 8||Men’s Semifinals||11 a.m.|
|Saturday, June 9||Women’s Final||11 a.m.|
|Sunday, June 10||Men’s Final||11 a.m.|
French Open draw
The official draw for both the men’s and women’s French Open will be released following the Roland Garros qualifiers. Those are set to take place the week before the tournament starts, from May 20-25. Once the draw is announced it will be updated here.
How to watch the French Open
The entire French Open can be viewed live on Tennis Channel and NBC. The networks will also show replays of the action later in the day. In addition, viewers can stream the tournament on NBCSports.com and on the NBC Sports app.