Roger Federer vs Denis Istomin LIVE stream in French Open 2021: When, where and how to watch- Swiss Tennis Maestro Roger Federer will be action against Denis Istomin in the opening round match of French Open 2021 on Monday. Federer, who had failed to make an impressive comeback in the recently concluded Geneva Open, needs to be at his best in the clay court. He is chasing a record 21st Grand Slam in the French Open 2021 in which he has the least success out of all majors. The 39-year-old is currently equal with Rafael Nadal (20 Grand Slams) who has won 13 French Open titles.
His rival, Denis Istomin reached the opening round of the French Open after defeating Damir Dzumhur, Ramkumar Ramanathan and Tobias Kamke in the qualifiers. He has an aggregate 11-13 win-loss record in 2021, which gets just better on clay with 6-5.
Federer vs Istomin in French Open 2021 LIVE stream: When, where and how to watch
French Open tennis this year is creating a record of sorts this year. The tournament is broadcasted LIVE in 222 countries. French Open will go LIVE on 170 networks in 222 countries. In host country France Television & Amazon Prime Video will live stream the event – while in India Star Sports will LIVE Broadcast the year’s 2nd Grand Slam. Other than Star Sports Select, the action will be beamed LIVE on Disney+ Hotstar in the Indian Sub-Continent.
French Open LIVE Broadcast in France:
France Télévisions and Amazon Prime Video will be offering maximum coverage of the tournament in France. A long-standing partner of Roland-Garros, France Télévisions will show every match at the Parisian Grand Slam tournament with the exception of night session matches on Court Philippe-Chatrier and matches played on Court Simonne-Mathieu.
For its part, Amazon Prime Video, which is showing the tournament for the first time, will provide exclusive coverage of night session matches.
French Open Live in Australia: One of Australia’s largest media groups, Channel Nine is, as of this year, an exclusive Roland-Garros broadcaster. It will provide extensive coverage of the tournament through its free-to-view channels Channel Nine, 9Go and 9GEM, its on-demand service 9Now and its OTT platform Stan. Channel Nine now broadcasts three Grand Slam tournaments: the Australian Open, Wimbledon and Roland-Garros.
French Open LIVE in Brazil: The FFT has also strengthened its ties with Brazil by signing agreements with Globo and BandSports. BandSports, which has broadcast the tournament since 2013, will once again be showing it this year. Meanwhile, Globo, Brazil’s leading TV network – covering nearly 2,000 sporting events a year – will show matches from Roland-Garros on SporTV, the country’s leading pay channel.
French Open Live in USA: There will also be more Roland-Garros coverage in the USA. The Tennis Channel, which has covered the tournament since 2007, will show seven night sessions on its pay channel. In addition to the coverage NBC has offered every year for more than 35 years now, NBC Universal will step up its Roland-Garros programming to show three night sessions on its Peacock platform.
France: Amazon Prime Video
Australia: Channel Nine, 9 Go, 9GEM, 9Now and OTT-platform Stan
Brazil: Globo and Bandsports
USA: Tennis Channel, NBC Universal
Europe: Eurosport, itv, ptc
Canada: TSN, RDS
Latin America: ESPN
North America and the Middle East: beIn Sports
Sub Saharan Africa: SuperSport
INDIA: Star Sports Select/ OTT-platform Disney+Hotstar
South-East Asia: Fox Sports
Japan: TV Tokyo
New Zealand Sky: Sky
Roland Garros 2021: What about prize money?
The total prize pool for Roland Garros 2021 is €34,367,216.
Round of 16: €170,000
Third Round: €113,000
Second Round: €84,000
First Round” €60,000
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