TSN Heads to the Big Apple for Live Multi-Court Coverage of the US OPEN, Beginning August 29

— August 25, 2016

– Coverage begins with 12 consecutive hours of First Round coverage on Monday, August 29 at 11 a.m. ET on TSN –

– TSN’s expansive coverage features unique dedicated court feeds across TSN’s five national feeds and TSN GO –

– SPORTSCENTRE’S Sara Orlesky is on-site in New York City to deliver daily reports, highlights, and one-on-one player interviews –

TORONTO (August 25, 2016) – The year’s final Grand Slam champion will be crowned on TSN as Canada’s Sports Leader delivers exclusive live coverage of the US OPEN, live from the hard courts of the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Centre in New York City. TSN’s multi-court coverage, spanning the first round all the way to the finals, begins Monday, August 29 at 11 a.m. ET on TSN and the TSN GO app (see below or visit TSN.ca/USOpen for complete broadcast schedule). TSN’s expansive slate of US OPEN coverage features unique, dedicated court feeds across TSN’s five national feeds and the TSN GO app, offering viewers the choice between multiple matches happening simultaneously. Bonus multi-court coverage is available to TSN subscribers through the TSN GO app. French-language coverage of the US OPEN is available on RDS. Throughout the US OPEN, fans can visit TSN.ca/USOpen for TSN’s daily match schedule, and follow @TSNTennis for frequent schedule and score updates. With daytime multi-court coverage hosted by Kelcey Brade and Mark Roe, TSN delivers live coverage of multiple matches at the same time, as well as post-match reports, analysis, press conferences, and highlights throughout the day. SPORTSCENTRE’S Sara Orlesky is on-site in New York City to deliver reports throughout the tournament for SPORTSCENTRE and contribute blog posts and web-exclusive one-on-one interviews for TSN.ca. TSN Digital Coverage TSN complements its exclusive live multi-court coverage of the US OPEN with comprehensive coverage on TSN Digital platforms. Highlights include:
  • Live streaming of bonus courts on the TSN GO app
  • Video reports from Sara Orlesky
  • Comprehensive highlights and Must-See clips
  • Up-to-the-minute breaking news, scores, match recaps, and more
  • Photos, videos, and viral content posted across TSN’s official social media platforms
TSN Digital content is available on TSN.ca and the TSN GO mobile app. Throughout the US OPEN, TSN spotlights Canadian tennis stars Milos Raonic, Genie Bouchard, and Vasek Pospisil. Raonic looks to finish strong following a history-making run to the WIMBLEDON final earlier this year. Bouchard returns to the Grand Slam circuit after representing Canada at the RIO 2016 OLYMPIC GAMES, while Pospisil continues a successful doubles campaign which has seen him place in the quarter-finals or higher in six ATP and Grand Slam tournaments this year. The women’s side of the tournament is headlined by six-time US OPEN champion Serena Williams, as well as RIO 2016 OLYMPIC GAMES gold medal winner Mónica Puig, FRENCH OPEN champion Garbiñe Muguruza, and AUSTRALIAN OPEN champion and RIO 2016 OLYMPIC GAMES silver medallist Angelique Kerber. The men’s field is highlighted by defending champion Novak Djokovic, in search of his second consecutive US OPEN title, WIMBLEDON champion and RIO 2016 OLYMPIC GAMES gold medallist Andy Murray, and former US OPEN champions Rafael Nadal, Marin Cilic, and Juan Martin del Potro. Tennis on TSN As the undisputed Canadian home of the biggest events on the tennis calendar, TSN has the court covered throughout the entire 2016 season, serving up more than 1,600 hours of world-class tennis, including exclusive coverage of all four Grand Slams – the AUSTRALIAN OPEN, FRENCH OPEN, WIMBLEDON, and US OPEN – as well as ATP World Tour 500 and ATP World Tour Masters 1000 tournaments. Broadcast Schedule See below or visit TSN.ca/USOpen for TSN’s complete US OPEN broadcast schedule*: Monday, August 29
  • 11 a.m. ET – First Round unique dedicated court feeds across TSN and TSN GO
  • 7 p.m. ET – First Round Primetime on TSN
Tuesday, August 30
  • 11 a.m. ET – First Round unique dedicated court feeds across TSN and TSN GO
  • 7 p.m. ET – First Round Primetime on TSN
Wednesday, August 31
  • 11 a.m. ET – Second Round unique dedicated court feeds across TSN and TSN GO
  • 7 p.m. ET – Second Round Primetime on TSN5
Thursday, September 1
  • 11 a.m. ET – Second Round unique dedicated court feeds across TSN and TSN GO
  • 6 p.m. ET – Second Round Primetime on TSN2
Friday, September 2
  • 11 a.m. ET – Third Round unique dedicated court feeds across TSN
  • 3 p.m. ET – Third Round multi-court bonus coverage on TSN2 and TSN GO
  • 7 p.m. ET – Third Round Primetime on TSN
Saturday, September 3
  • 11 a.m. ET – Third Round unique dedicated court feeds on TSN3, TSN4, TSN5, and TSN GO
  • 7 p.m. ET – Third Round Primetime on TSN3, TSN4, and TSN5
Sunday, September 4
  • 11 a.m. ET – Round of 16 unique dedicated court feeds on TSN
  • 11 a.m. ET – Round of 16 multi-court bonus coverage on TSN GO
  • 7 p.m. ET – Round of 16 Primetime on TSN4
Monday, September 5
  • 11 a.m. ET – Round of 16 ESPN court coverage on TSN2
  • 11 a.m. ET – Round of 16 multi-court bonus coverage on TSN GO
  • 7 p.m. ET – Round of 16 Primetime on TSN2
Tuesday, September 6
  • 12 noon ET – Men’s and Women’s Quarter-finals on TSN
  • 12 noon ET – Doubles Quarter-finals on TSN GO
  • 7 p.m. ET – Men’s and Women’s Quarter-finals Primetime on TSN2 and TSN5
Wednesday, September 7
  • 12 noon ET – Men’s and Women’s Quarter-finals on TSN
  • 12 noon ET – Doubles Quarter-finals and Semifinals on TSN GO
  • 7 p.m. ET – Men’s and Women’s Quarter-finals on TSN
Thursday, September 8
  • 12 noon ET – Doubles Semifinals on TSN1 and TSN5
  • 7 p.m. ET – Women’s Semifinals on TSN2
Friday, September 9
  • 11 a.m. ET – Doubles Semifinals and Mixed Doubles Final on TSN2
  • 3 p.m. ET – Men’s Semifinals on TSN4
Saturday, September 10
  • 12 noon ET – Men’s Doubles Final on TSN2
  • 4 p.m. ET – Women’s Final on TSN5
Sunday, September 11
  • 12 noon ET – Women’s Doubles Final on TSN2
  • 3:30 p.m. ET – Red Carpet Special on TSN2
  • 4 p.m. ET – Men’s Final on TSN2
*Schedule subject to change

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