The ABN Amro World Tennis Tournament, also called the Rotterdam Open, is a men’s pro tennis tournament played on indoor hard courts. This year, the 46th version will take place in Rotterdam as usual between the dates of February 11th and February 17th, 2019. This one also includes the wheelchair tennis event. There are several different ways you can enjoy this tournament through various broadcast partners. If you have access to those, you are good to go. Otherwise, you will want to use a VPN to avoid geo-restrictions.
This tournament started in 1972 and Arthur Ashe won it. Since that time, some great players have played some great matches. The current champion is Roger Federer. If you like tennis, this is one tournament you won’t want to miss out on.
There are several ways to watch it, and we are going to use the 3 biggest providers.
- ESPN (USA)
- Now TV (UK)
- Sky Go (UK)
Once you have a subscription to one of those, watching coverage is easy. You can either sign up for an external streaming service typically to use ESPN. If you are not in the country, you would need to connect to a VPN first to do that as well. Once you have your account set up, simply connect to a US server and you can watch all of the exciting coverage. The same can be said for Now TV and Sky Go. However, you would need to connect to the UK for those.
Let’s take a look at some of the competitors.
- Kei Nishikori
- Karen Khachanov
- Stefanos Tsitsipas
- Milos Raonic
- Daniil Medvedev
- David Goffin
- Nikoloz Basilashvili
- Denis Shapovalov
As you can see, there are bound to be plenty of exciting tennis matches between some of the best names in the world. You can find the specific times at the ABN Amro website.
If you do not have access to one of the networks, ESPN is available through several different streaming services. If you will not be in the US at the time of the games and still want to watch, you will need to use a VPN. Simply connect to a server in the US and you are ready to watch. Make sure you have signed up for streaming service before watching of course.
And there you have it. Those are the steps you need to follow to watch the Rotterdam Open from anywhere you may be. You will want to use a provider with fast connections to help you get around geo-blocks and stream the events live with a VPN. Follow us @VPNFan for the latest deals and guides.