This year the 119th edition of Roland Garros is held exceptionally in September, instead of may traditionally health crisis requires. The French Open tennis tournament takes place precisely from September 21 to October 11, 2020.
From Monday 21 to Friday 25 September, you can take advantage of the qualifiers before the first round matches are played from 27 to 29.
The French contenders are, among others, Gaël Monfils, Benoît Paire, Adrian Mannarino, Ugo Humbert, and Gilles Simon.
At the international level, we find the big names such as Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, Alexander Zverev and Daniil Medvedev. Roger Federer and Joe Wilfrid Tsonga, they are absent.
On the women’s side, Simona Halep, Serena Williams, Victoria Azarenka, or Caroline Garcia and Kristina Mladenovic will be present on the course. As for Ashleigh Barty, Naomi Osaka and Bianca Andreescu, they are missing.
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Roland Garros on TV and streaming
If you want to watch Roland Garros for free, on all your devices, then go to France TV. However, be aware that only the matches scheduled from 2:55 p.m. are broadcast live and only the matches of the second week are broadcast in their entirety, regardless of their schedule.
If you want to see the entire competition live on clay, the morning and afternoon matches, then you have to go to Eurosport 1 and Eurosport 2.
To enjoy these channels in streaming, you can subscribe to theCanal + offer and the SPORT + pack without commitment (€ 39.90 / month), if you want to benefit from it on your television and your mobile devices, then go through theone-year subscription, it costs € 44.90 / month, otherwise there is the subscription to the multi-screen service Eurosport Player (from € 5.99 / month).
Watch Roland Garros from abroad
If you have one of the mentioned subscriptions and you are traveling abroad during this tournament, then you can use a VPN (“Virtual Private Network”).
It allows you to hide your location and browse websites as if you were in your home country, or anywhere in the world. This way, it will be easy for you to follow all the matches, and see the players who will lift the Musketeers Cup.