The 2021 Hong Kong Tennis Open is an upcoming WTA tennis tournament that will be played in Hong Kong in the second week of October. If you are looking at the various Hong Kong Tennis Open live streaming options, you can scroll down to get them all below.
The tournament is a part of the International tier events on the WTA Tour and has featured the Naomi Osaka, along with Elina Svitolina and Jelena Ostapenko in the past. Also called the Prudential Hong Kong Open it was previously as the Salem Open for men that was played between 1973 and 2002.
In this article, we will tell you how to find all the different ways in which you can watch this tournament live, whether online or streamed live on to your device.
2021 WTA Hong Kong Open Schedule & Dates
The dates for the 2021 WTA Hong Kong Open are not yet out.
The 2020 edition of the Hong Kong Open was to kick-start from Monday, October 12 with its first round matches. The qualifiers were to be held before that in the lead-up to the tournament, beginning on Friday with the tournament to finish off on Sunday, October 18 with the women’s singles final.
This got cancelled because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Player List for 2021 Hong Kong Open
We are still awaiting confirmation on who will participate in the 2021 edition of the Hong Kong Open.
The 2020 edition of the tournament was cancelled because of the pandemic, while the the 2019 tournament wasn’t held because of the ongoing Hong Kong protests.
Before that, in 2018, Elina Svitolina was the top seed and had Naomi Osaka, Jelena Ostapenko and Garbine Muguruza for company before Osaka withdrew from the tournament. These are the seeded players from the 2018 edition.
Elina Svitolina, Naomi Osaka, Jelena Ostapenko, Garbine Muguruza, Lesia Tsurenko, Wang Qiang, Daria Gavrilova, Alize Cornet.
What Happened at the 2020 WTA Hong Kong Open?
As mentioned above, the 2020 Hong Kong Open wasn’t held because of the coronavirus pandemic, while 2019 edition of the Hong Kong Open was cancelled due to the Hong Kong protests.
In 2018, Dayana Yastremska clinched the competition, in turn lifting her maiden WTA title win, dropping just three games to Wang Qiang in the title-decider. Qiang had beaten Garbine Muguruza in one semifinal while Yastremska overcame Zhang Shuai in the other one. Interestingly, it was also a tournament where Qiang made herself a name by stunning Svitolina in the quarterfinal.
Previous WTA Hong Kong Title Winners
2020: Not Held
2019: Not Held
2018: Dayana Yastremska
2017: Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova
2016: Caroline Wozniacki
2015: Jelena Jankovic
2014: Sabine Lisicki
WTA Hong Kong Open Live Streaming Options for 2021
There are multiple methods using which you can watch this tennis tournament’s live streaming. You can sign up with bet365 to watch the Hong Kong Open live as well using the procedure mentioned below.
You can watch (and bet) on the WTA Hong Kong Open 2021 live streaming with bet365.com. These are the simple steps:
- 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 WTA Hong Kong Open live streaming option by clicking on Live Streaming on the top
In order to avail of the live streaming service, 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.
The other website which can be used to do something similar is Unibet which also live streams tennis matches. You can log in and sign up with to Unibet here, deposit $10 and watch tennis live streams.
Lastly, you could also look to pay a monthly subscription fee of $14.99 to watch the Hong Kong Open live on WTATV.com. They are the official broadcasters of all the WTA competitions around the world.
2021 WTA Hong Kong Open Live on TV
The TV guide for the tournament will be released as the tournament draws closer.