2021 WTA Bucharest Open Live Stream and TV Options
Bucharest Open, also known as BRD Bucharest Open for sponsorship reasons, is a women’s professional tennis tournament played on the WTA Tour. Played on outdoor clay courts, it takes place right after the Wimbledon and marks a transition of sorts between the grass swing and the US Open series. Below are all the options 2021 Bucharest Open live streaming options.
The upcoming edition will be the sixth one of the tournament and through the years, many well-known players have participated in the competition and graced it with their presence.
Even for the 2021 WTA Bucharest, we are in for an exciting time as the player pool features an exciting mix of young and experienced athletes.
Being the top tier professional tennis event in Romania, it comes as no surprise to see that Simona Halep has won the event a couple of times already. Additionally, the likes of Sara Errani, Roberta Vinci, Julia Goerges, among others have also featured in the competition.
2021 WTA Bucharest Open Schedule & Dates
We are still awaiting more news on the schedule for the 2021 edition of the Bucharest Open.
The main draw of the 2020 WTA Bucharest was expected to kick-start from the Monday after Wimbledon got over, i.e., on July 13. The tournament was to go on till July 19, Sunday when the was to be played with the qualifying rounds to obviously be played over the preceding weekend.
Player List for the 2021 WTA Bucharest Open
This upcoming edition’s player list for the Bucharest Open will be released soon.
While the 2020 edition was cancelled because of the pandemic, in 2019, leading the draw was the defending champion Anastasija Sevastova, who was joined by several upcoming talents on the women’s circuit. As said earlier, it’s a highly competitive playing field with the event pretty much anyone’s to win.
Here’s a list of players who participated in the 2019 competition.
Anastasija Sevastova, Viktoria Kuzmova, Veronika Kudermetova, Tamara Zidansek, Sorana Cirstea, Laura Siegemund, Aliona Bolsova, Kristyna Pliskova.
What Happened at the 2020 WTA Bucharest?
The WTA Bucharest was not held in 2020 because of the coronavirus pandemic.
It was an easy win for the unseeded Elena Rybakina in the final of the 2019 edition when she defeated the qualifier Patricia Maria Tig 6-2, 6-0 to lift the title. This was after the defending champion Anastasija Sevastova was dumped out by Tig in round two of the competition.
Laura Siegemund and Martina di Giuseppe were the losing semifinalists.
The 29-year-old Sevastova started the 2018 tournament as the top seed and ended up winning it by defeating Petra Martic in the final. It was her third singles title on the tour – her first since the previous year’s Mallorca Open.
Sevastova started on a shaky note with a three-set win over Dalila Jakupovic but then, she found her groove and reached the semifinal after defeating Arantxa Rus, Sorana Cirstea, and Polona Hercog.
As for Martic, she had to navigate a fairly tricky draw. Starting with Rebecca Sramkova, she moved past Claire Liu, Siegemund, and ultimately, the number two seed Mihaela Buzarnescu. It was among the better performances by Martic, who reached her first final on the WTA Tour since 2012.
Sevastova and Martic, two of the top four seeds, collided in the final and the Latvian emerged as the winner with 7-6(4), 6-2.
Previous WTA Bucharest Open Winners
2020: Not Held
2019: Elena Rybakina
2018: Anastasija Sevastova
2017: Irina-Camelia Begu
2016: Simona Halep
2015: Anna Karolina Schmiedlova
2014: Simona Halep
Watch the 2021 WTA Bucharest Open Live Streaming
The 2021 Bucharest Open promises to be a thrilling affair. If you are looking for live streaming options for the tournament, you have come to the right place.
You can catch all the tennis action from the 2021 WTA Tour, including the Bucharest Open with Bet365. Being one of the world’s most trusted bookmakers, they are also known for their exceptional live streaming services across all major sporting events.
What you need here is a pre-funded account with a minimum deposit of $10 or more. Once you have that, you can visit the live streaming tab and select the ‘WTA Bucharest’ option to catch all the action live. The best part is that this tournament is just one of the 100,000 plus events that Bet365 live streams every year.
Here is the process you can follow to watch the Bucharest Open live on your device:
- Go to www.bet365.com
- Register with www.bet365.com (or log in to your 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 WTA Bucharest live streaming option by clicking on Live Streaming on the top
Please remember, this site requires you to register with them and then either deposit a sum of $10 into your account (or register as mentioned here) or watch the live streaming by betting on any sport in the past 24 hours. Remember geo-restrictions might apply.
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In addition to Bet365, there is another bookmaker that offers live streaming services – Unibet.com. Unibet.com also covers a broad spectrum of sports and tennis events like the BRD Bucharest Open live.
You can follow the event live on their page by creating an account and making a small deposit of $10 or more. Alternately, you must have bet in the last 24 hours of the stream using the same account to access the live streaming link.
Remember that geo-restrictions may apply.
If you aren’t keen on wagering or watching the Bucharest Open live streaming using the options mentioned above, then you can also consider signing up for WTA TV – the official live stream partner of WTA World Tour.
WTA TV subscription will allow you to live stream all the WTA tournaments that take place in a season – ranging from WTA International series to the prestigious Masters’ tournaments. Not only this, but you can watch these matches anytime, anywhere, on any device in full HD.
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2021 WTA Bucharest Open Live on TV
The TV guide for the tournament will be updated soon.