The Open 6ème Sens, called so for sponsorship reasons, or the Lyon Open as it will also be called is a newly-formed women’s tennis tournament and if you are looking for information on how to watch the 2021 WTA Lyon Open live streaming, here’s all of it.
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This competition kick-started in 2020 which was its first season with the tournament played in the month of March. It is a part of WTA International on the tour.
Played on indoor hard courts, the WTA Lyon Open has been termed as the biggest women’s tournament in France other than Roland Garros.
This competition replaced the Tashkent Open which was played till the previous year and will work as bit of a tune-up for the Indian Wells and Miami Open tournaments although it remains to be seen if any of the top players will play in an indoor tournament right before the hard courts of the Sunshine Open.
2021 WTA Lyon Open Schedule & Dates
The 2021 edition will be the second edition of the WTA Lyon Open which will be hosted at the Palais des Sports de Gerland and kick-start from March 1. That will signal the start of the main draw which will be preceded by the qualifiers three days before that and the tournament will go on till March 7 when the women’s singles final will be played.
Player List for 2021 WTA Lyon Open
The 2021 edition of the Lyon Open will run in parallel with the Qatar Ladies Open, which means, some of the top players will feature in that tournament. Ekaterina Alexandrova leads this draw, and will also have some of the other top 75 players in the world as a part of the seeds.
Here’s a list of the seeded players who are expected to take part in the 2021 edition.
- Ekaterina Alexandrova
- Fiona Ferro
- Caroline Garcia
- Kristina Mladenovic
- Coco Gauff
- Alizé Cornet
- Sorana Cirstea
- Paula Badosa
What Happened at the 2020 WTA Lyon Open?
Sofia Kenin followed up her Australian Open title win with another victory at the 2020 Lyon Open. Kenin overcame Anna-Lena Friedsam in the final, beating her in three sets.
This was after the American top seed needed three tie-breakers to win her semifinal against Alison van Uytvanck and Friedsam edged out Daria Kasatkina.
The 2020 edition of the tournament was its ever season. This tournament replaced the Tashkent Open which was in its 21st edition last season and saw Alison van Uytvanck win the title by beating Sorana Cirstea in the final in three sets.
Defending champion and second seed Margarita Gasparyan was ousted in the second round, while top seeded Viktoria Kuzmova made it to the last-eight before going out. Kristyna Pliskova and Katarina Zavatska were the other semifinalists in the competition.
WTA Lyon Open Live Streaming Options for 2021
While admittedly, not too many of the top players might be in action, the importance of tournaments like these cannot be overstated.
Many of today’s greats have been discovered in WTA tournaments like these and there is a lot of demands from tennis fans to watch a competition like the Lyon Open. You can also watch (and bet) on the WTA Lyon Open live streaming with bet365.com. Follow these 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 Lyon Open live streaming option by clicking on Live Streaming on the top
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 may apply. There are other websites you can look to watch the WTA Lyon Open live streaming with as well.
Here’s a list, but remember geo-restrictions will be applicable.
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Out of them, we recommend you can try out Unibet , which is known to show live tennis streams for multiple tennis tournaments and you can check for the latest schedule of their live streams by registering with them.
Alternately, you can also join Tennis TV, which is the official live streaming partner of ATP or WTATennis which is the official tennis streaming partner for WTA. This premium service costs a monthly subscription fee and you can watch multiple tennis events using either of the options.
Lyon Open 2021 Live on TV
The 2021 edition of the Open 6ème Sens will be broadcast on television world over and the latest details how to watch the tournament live on TV in your location will be updated below.