The most prestigious tennis grand slam, Wimbledon 2016 will be getting underway on 27 June 2016 and will be played through two weeks till 10 July 2016. Wimbledon is one of the most watched individual sport in the world and BBC as a host broadcaster produce the live footage from 9 different courts and than share the footage with atleast 40 other international broadcasters around the world. Most of the countries have Wimbledon broadcast on free-to-air channels and that is why it becomes one of the most watched sporting event every year. Here is the list of channels which will be providing live coverage of Wimbledon 2016 in your part of the world.
- In United Kingdom BBC has the sole broadcasting rights and they will be showing live matches in UK while TG4 will show Wimbledon live in Republic of Ireland. You can also watch BBC coverage online through iplayer (only available to UK ips).
- In the United States ESPN has the coverage rights while if you are subscribed to 24 hour “The Tennis Channel” you will be able to watch any of the live matches from 9 different courts.
- Rest of the countries broadcast channels are listed below where most of the countries has free-to-air channels and some has paid subscribed channels like in Germany, France etc.
|Republic of Ireland||Setanta|
|USA||ESPN & Tennis Channel|
|Canada||CTV and TSN|
|Australia||SEVEN & FoxSports|
|FIJI, COOK ISLANDS, TONGA||Fiji TV|
|Swenden, Norway, Finland||Canal+|
|South Africa & Sub-Saharan Africa||SuperSports|
|Other African Countries||CANAL PLUS AFRIQUE|
|South America||ESPN Sur|
|Middle East||Abu Dhabi Sports Channel|
|China||BEIJING TV, CCTV5|
|Romania & Hungary||DIGISPORT|
|India, Pakistan & other SubContinent||StarSports India|
|Spain||CANAL+ & CUATRO|
|Germany & Austria||SKY DEUTSCHLAND|
|Russia & Neighbour countries like Ukrain, Armenia etc||NTV Tennis/NTV+/Sport One|
|Post-Soviet States (AZERBAIJAN, KAZAKHSTAN etc)||STANSPORT|
|Balkan Countries (BOSNIA, CROATIA etc)||I.K.O (SPORT KLUB)|