With the tennis calendar facing multiple challenges across the board because of the pandemic, the ATP has done well to introduce four new tournaments this year and one of them is the Astana Open. This first edition of the ATP Astana, also called the Nur-Sultan Open, will be held in Kazakhstan in the month of October. If you are looking to get all the live streaming options for the Astana Open for this 2020 season of the tournament along with some other information like schedule, player list and history.
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The Astana Open has been give the license for one year to organise a tournament as a part of the ATP 250, and some of the top players like Benoit Paire can be expected to take part in this.
28 players will make it to the main draw while qualifiers will be held before the start of the first round to decide on the rest of the players. There will also be a doubles draw.
2020 ATP Astana Open Schedule & Dates
The Astana Open will be one of the last tournaments to be played in 2020 and will begin with its first round matches on October 26. The competition will go on till November 1, when the men’s singles final will be held.
Player List for the 2020 Astana Open
The singles main draw will consist of 28 players, of which 19 will get a direct entry into the main draw. Three wild-cards will also be awarded, two players with special exempt rankings will make it to the first round as well while the remaining four will come through the qualifying route.
Other than Benoit Paire, who is the top seed, the player list for Astana Open also has Miomir Kecmanovic, who recently won the Kitzbuhel Open and another Frenchman Adrian Mannarino, who will be the third seed.
John Millman will hope he can push on deeper into the tournament as the fourth seed and he will be joined by Tennys Sandgren, Alexander Bublik, Tommy Paul and Jordan Thompson in the lineup.
- Benoit Paire
- Miomir Kecmanovic
- Adrian Mannarino
- John Millman
- Tennys Sandgren
- Alexander Bublik
- Tommy Paul
- Jordan Thompson
What Happened at the 2019 ATP Nur-Sultan Open?
Since this is the first season of the Nur-Sultan Open there are no previous winners. However, a Challenger tournament by the name of the President’s Cup or the Astana Challenger has been played since 2007 and Evgenvy Donskoy had won the previous edition by beating Sebastian Korda in the final.
Previous Astana Open Title Winners
How to watch the 2020 ATP Nur-Sultan Live Streaming online?
One of most effective ways to watch this competition live in 2020 is to join either Bet365.com or Unibet.com – two of the largest bookmakers in the world. What you could do after you joining them is to deposit a small amount into your bet365 or Unibet accounts, click on live streaming and select the tournament in question – i.e. Astana Open, to start watching it.
Both sides allow you to watch and bet on tennis live streaming from around the world and this is one of those events you can use. Here’s how you can do this.
- Go to www.bet365.com
- Register with www.bet365.com (or log in to you account)
- Pre-fund your account by depositing $10 (or equivalent currency). You can either let that remain in your account or should have bet in the 24 hours before the live streaming
- Select the Astana Open live streaming option by clicking on Live Streaming on the top
Remember, these streams are geo-restricted, so you might want to check for the list of countries where you can watch these streams live. You will also need to deposit $10 or equivalent or have bet in the past 24 hours to be able to use this method.
Watch Astana Open Live with TennisTV.com
You can also watch the ATP Astana Open with the official live streaming partner of the ATP tennis, i.e. TennisTV.com. They provide with the live streaming for all ATP tennis competitions all year and Astana Open is one of those tournaments you can watch live streamed on to your device without any interruption.
The cost for subscription for TennisTV.com is $14.99/month which will include highlights, player interviews and feature segments.