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TSN Secures 10-Year Australian Open Extension


TSN confirmed today the network has secured a multi-year rights extension that will see TSN broadcast the Australian Open through to 2021.  The new deal ensures TSN continues to be the home of all of tennis’ marquee Grand Slam events including the French Open, Wimbledon and U.S. Open.

Live from Melbourne, TSN and TSN2 deliver more than 130 hours of live coverage of the 2012 Australian Open – from the first round all the way through to the finals beginning Sunday, Jan. 15.

TSN.ca will have live streaming of bonus court coverage as well as select matches available on-demand. Tournament coverage will also be available live on TSN Mobile TV.

RDS and RDS2 will offer more than 100 hours of Australian Open coverage, beginning Sunday, Jan. 15 on RDS2.

 ESPN Classic Canada serves up a marathon of memories from the Australian Open this weekend beginning with the 1992 Men’s Final that saw Jim Courier defeat Stefan Edberg in three sets on Saturday, Jan. 14