>> Sunday, March 18, 2012
Miami 2012 tennis takes center stage in the world of tennis as worldwide focus shifts to one of the biggest tennis tournaments of the year. Known as the Sony Ericsson Open, it features participation from the best tennis players in the ATP and WTA tennis tour. Miami 2012 tennis live action is broadcast through online streaming and through Tennis Channel, ESPN2 and CBS Sports. Click the following link on information regarding watching Miami 2012 tennis live online. The defending champions are both #1 players - Novak Djokovic and Victoria Azarenka.
Television and live online coverage for the Miami 2012 tennis action starts on the weekend of March 24 with Tennis Channel covering live matches from 11am to 11.30pm from March 24 to March 27. After that, ESPN2 will broadcast live tennis action from 1pm to 5pm; and then 7pm – 11pm. CBS Sports will show the last weekend matches on March 31 and April 1 which feature the men’s semifinals and men’s and women’s singles finals.
The Sony Ericsson Open has been, through the years, a favorite of both fans and players alike. A record volume of visitors numbering more than 310,000 visited the tennis center in Crandon Park, Miami in 2011. ATP players have selected this tennis tournament as the best ATP World Tour Masters 1000 tournament for six years – from 2002 to 2006, and also in 2008.
Miami 2012 Tennis: Television and Live Online Coverage Schedule:
Tennis Channel Times Broadcast
Saturday, March 24 11 am - 12 am Live
Sunday, March 25 11 am - 11:30 pm Live
Monday, March 26 11 am - 11:30 pm Live
Tuesday, March 27 11 am - 11:30 pm Live
Miami 2012 Tennis: ESPN2 Times Broadcast
Wednesday, March 28 1 pm - 5 pm; 7 pm - 11 pm Live
Thursday, March 29 1 pm - 5 pm; 7 pm - 11 pm Live
Friday, March 30 1 pm - 5 pm; 7 pm - 11 pm Live
Miami 2012 Tennis: CBS Sports Times Broadcast
Saturday, March 31 12:30 pm Live
Sunday, April 1 1 pm Live
Miami 2012 Tennis: Special Activities Schedule
1. Sony Ericsson Open Night – Friday, March 23 at 7pm, Mary Brickell Village, Miami: The event celebrates the start of the Sony Ericsson Open with music and autograph signing. It is free and open to the public.
2. Sony Ericsson Open Draw Ceremony – Monday, March 19, Starting at 11:30am: This event covers the creation of the singles and doubles draw for the 2012 Sony Ericsson Open for both ATP and WTA. It would also be a good opportunity for fans to catch live action during the tournament’s qualifying rounds.
3. Lindt Kids Day – Tuesday, March 20, 10:00am-4:30pm, Grandstand: This even hosts kids ages from seven to twelve from Miami-Dade and Broward County Public Schools. Activities begin at 9:45am at the Grandstand Court. Lunch is NOT included and anyone attending Kids Day is encouraged to bring bag lunches. If you would like to inquire about attending Kids Day, please contact the Ticket Office at 305.442.3367.
TennisTv.com will start broadcasting Miami 2012 tennis live action starting on 25 Mar 2012 to 31 Mar 2012 | Up to 12 live matches. Worldwide live online coverage is also available 24 Mar 2012 to 1 Apr 2012 | Up to 41 live matches with blackout in the United States during the men’s and women’s finals.