The 2021 WTA Wuhan Open is a women’s professional tennis tournament that will be played at the Optics Valley International Tennis Center, Wuhan. On the WTA circuit, the event has been categorized as a Premier 5 event and over the years, it has featured an exceptionally intriguing playing field and you can watch the Wuhan Open live streaming below.
If you can’t fly to Wuhan in person to see the matches, the fret not! In this article, we will tell you how to find WTA Wuhan 2021 live streaming links.
This tournament, played in China, was first hosted in 2014, and is one of two Premier competitions in the country. It edged out the Tokyo-based Pan Pacific Open to become the Premier 5 tournament. Some really top women’s players have featured in the tournament over the past few years, including Petra Kvitova, Venus Williams, Garbine Muguruza, Ash Barty and Dominika Cibulkova.
2021 Wuhan Open Schedule & Dates
The dates for the 2021 Wuhan Open are still awaited.
The 2020 WTA Wuhan was to be played from September 27, play kick-starting on Sunday but the tournament was cancelled because of the pandemic. The qualifiers were to be held before that, leading up to that Sunday and including that day too. The final was scheduled to be held on the following Sunday, October 4.
Player List for the 2021 Wuhan Open
Expect the biggies in women’s tennis world to take part in the 2021 Wuhan Open given how things have been in its short career. As mentioned above, some of the top players have participated in the tournament, below being the list of players who took part in 2019 (with the competition not held in 2020 because of the pandemic situation).
What Happened at the 2020 Wuhan Open?
The 2020 edition of the Wuhan Open had to be cancelled after the tennis calendar was disrupted because of the pandemic.
Aryna Sabalenka made it two titles in a row at the 2019 Wuhan Open after beating Alison Riske in the final to lift the trophy yet again. The ninth seed won 6-3, 3-6, 6-1 to edge towards a solid end to the year after having not had the best of times in the first half.
Top seeded Ash Barty had a decent tournament till she was sent packing in the semifinal by Sabalenka while Kvitova was the other losing semifinalist, going to Riske 7-5, 7-5. Second seeded Karolina Pliskova went down to Daya Yastremska in round three while third seeded Elina Svitolina made the quarterfinal where she lost to Riske.
Previous Wuhan Open Winners
2020: Not Held
2019: Aryna Sabalenka
2018: Aryna Sabalenka
2017: Caroline Garcia
2016: Petra Kvitova
2015: Venus Williams
2014: Petra Kvitova
Watch the 2021 WTA Wuhan Live Streaming
The 2021 Wuhan Open from China, a tournament first played in 2014, will see some of the best in the world compete for top honours. And you can watch it all live with our guide below.
The best way to live stream WTA Wuhan Open 2021 is by joining bet365. It covers a variety of sporting events, ranging from tennis and football to billiards, hockey, basketball among others. In addition to providing odds on matches, bet365 also live streams the same on their platforms.
It is extremely simple to join bet365. All you have to do is visit the website and follow the sign-up instructions. Once you have created your account, you will have to log in with your credentials and make a deposit of $10 or more.
Here is the process you can follow to watch the Wuhan 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 Wuhan’ live streaming option by clicking 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.
This is geo-restricted.
You can use this amount to wager on any sporting event of your choice. Even if you are not a gambling person, it is quite all right. You can simply visit the ‘Live Streaming’ page and browse the list of events which are being live streamed at the time.
In this case, you will be looking for something along the lines of ‘WTA Wuhan 2021 live’ and that’s about it! Once you have found the event, click on it and you will be taken to the streaming page where you can enjoy all the action from the tournament, live.
Other ways to watch Wuhan Open 2021
Apart from bet365, tennis live streams can also be watched with Unibet. Much like bet365, Unibet is another bookmaker who live stream sports including tennis and you will need to sign up to check if Wuhan Open is being live streamed with them.
In addition to these bookmakers, you can also consider subscribing to WTA TV – the official live streaming partner of the WTA World Tour. WTA TV will bring you all the WTA events ranging from WTA Internationals to Premier-5 events.
Apart from this, you will also get access to player interviews, highlights, classic matches, HD streaming, and more features! The subscription pack starts at just $9.99 a month. The best part is that all the events are streamed in full HD, without any advertisements.
Watch the Wuhan Open live streaming using any of the options mentioned above.
WTA Wuhan Open 2021 TV Guide
The TV guide for this year’s Wuhan Open will be updated below, the following is information from the previous time it was played.
Australia – beIN
Austria – DAZN
Belarus – Belarus TV
Belgium – beIN
Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia, Slovenia – IKO SportKlub
Brazil – Sony
Bulgaria – Bulsat
Canada TVA Sports
Caribbean – SportsMax
China – iQIYI
Chinese Taipei – Sportcast
Czech Republic – O2 Czech Sports
Denmark – TV2
Estonia – Delfi TV
France – beIN
Germany – DAZN
Greece – Cosmote TV
Hong Kong – Now TV
Hungary – Digisport
Italy, San Marino & Vatican City – Super Tennis
Japan – DAZN
Latin America – Sony
Latvia – Best4Sport
Malaysia & Brunei – Astro
Middle East & North Africa – beIN
Netherlands – Fox Sports
Poland – TVP Sport
Romania – Digisport
Russia – Match TV
Singapore – Starhub
Slovakia – Digisport
South Africa – Kwese
South Korea – Eclat
Spain – RTVE
Sub Saharan Africa – Kwese
Switzerland – DAZN
Thailand – Truevision
Turkey – beIN
Ukraine – Match TV, Poverkhnost
UK & Ireland – BT Sport
USA – beIN
Vietnam – Vietcontent
More information on the Wuhan Open live streaming will be updated above.