The 2016 Wimbledon kick-starts from the last week of June and not only can you enjoy watching the tournament live on TV but it will also be available online for free. Yep, here’s how you can watch the Wimbledon live streaming online this year.
The dates for the 2016 Wimbledon Championships will be soon announced and it promises to be an action-packed affair this year again.
The 2015 champion Novak Djokovic will return this year to defend his title and he could be the man to look out yet again as he seeks out his fourth title.
With heavy competition from the former world no.1 Rafael Nadal and the seven-time champion Roger Federer; he can certainly expect a run for his money. Nadal, however, starts off as the 10th seed and could again face either Djokovic or Federer in the quarter-finals if he gets there.
In the women’s half, Petra Kvitova is the defending champion. But seeing the terrific form of Serena Williams, she will have to work really hard to win the championship for the second time in a row.
In this fragment, we will give you a guide to catch this Wimbledon action either online, or on the television.
If you are in the UK, then the tournament will be screened on BBC One and BBC Two, comprising of no less than 100 hours of tennis action.
For the fans in the America and Canada, the broadcasting partners are the ESPN and TSN respectively, while the South American region will be covered by ESPN SUR.
The Scandinavia, along with France and Spain will be covered by CANAL+. As for the Russia, along with the adjacent countries, the tournament will be presented by NTV+.
For the fans in Asia, Star Sports will be covering the Indian subcontinent. For China, Beijing TV and CCTV5 will show the matches, and for Japan, Gaora, along with NHK and Wowow will be responsible for keeping the tennis enthusiasts entertained.
Australian fans can watch Wimbledon live on the FOX network and SEVEN have been given the chance to stream the matches. In the New Zealand, fans can catch the action on the TVNZ.
Apart from this, you can also watch the Championships online on Bet365 Live, which will stream all the matches, live.
It is absolutely free of charge, with only restriction being that your account needs to have at least $10. This amount will be there, till the time you decide to withdraw it or use it, after which you won’t be able to watch the live streaming until you make the deposit again.
Here’s how you can watch the live streaming of the Wimbledon 2016 at bet365.
- You can either sign in to you account or open a new account with bet365 here
- Deposit the minimum required amount
- Go to the Live Streaming tab, select tennis & click on the Wimbledon match [Note, you can watch about 20,000 sporting events with that same deposit]
- Start watching…(and you can also bet on it!)