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Watch 2020 Australian Open LIVE on Eurosport: All you need to know

Watch 2020 Australian Open LIVE on Eurosport: All you need to know
By Eurosport

16/01/2020 at 08:11Updated 13 hours ago

The 2020 Australian Open will be LIVE on Eurosport and the Eurosport Player. Here is everything you need to know about the first Grand Slam of the new season, including thr schedule and key dates.

Live TV info

The 2020 Australian Open will be live on Eurosport throughout the tournament.

Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal, Australian Open 2019

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How to watch it online

The Eurosport Player is where you need to go to watch all the action from Melbourne Park.

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Australian Open dates

Qualifying for the first Slam of the year gets going on Tuesday, January 14 and concludes on Saturday, January 18.

The Australian Open main draw gets underway on Monday, January 20, a little later than previous years due to the inaugural ATP Cup.

The tournament will come to a close with the men's final on Sunday, February 2.

Naomi Osaka of Japan poses with the Daphne Akhurst Memorial Cup during the Women's Australian Open media opportunity at Brighton Beach on January 27, 2019

Naomi Osaka of Japan poses with the Daphne Akhurst Memorial Cup during the Women's Australian Open media opportunity at Brighton Beach on January 27, 2019Getty Images

Tournament schedule

Check out the official tournament schedule, complete with specific times for each of the show courts, here:

Men's draw

Women's draw

Ticket info

For information on ground passes, stadium tickets on the show courts, the Kids Tennis Day and more, take a look at the official website:

Latest odds

Men's singles:

  • Novak Djokovic - 6/4
  • Rafael Nadal - 7/2
  • Daniil Medvedev - 7/1
  • Roger Federer - 8/1
  • Stefanos Tsitsipas - 10/1
  • David Goffin - 66/1
  • Dominic Thiem - 12/1
  • Alexander Zverev - 17/1
  • Nick Kyrgios - 33/1

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Women's singles:

  • Serena Williams - 11/2
  • Ashleigh Barty - 7/1
  • Bianca Andreescu - 7/1
  • Simona Halep - 8/1
  • Naomi Osaka - 10/1
  • Karolina Pliskova - 12/1
  • Aryna Sabalenka - 16/1
  • Elina Svitolina - 16/1
  • Petra Kvitova - 16/1
  • Madison Keys - 20/1

Missing Murray

Andy Murray has had to withdraw from the tournament due to fitness - An inflamed pelvis means that he will skip the competition.

The injury means he will also miss the ATP Cup miss in Australia that starts on 3 January 2020.

"The unique nature of Murray’s situation comes with uncertainty," Avakian wrote. "He says he feels 'zero pain in the hip' and surgeon Sarah Muirhead-Allwood is happy with the progress. But no person has had to play a five-hour, five-set singles match with a metal hip in extreme heat, let alone multiple matches."

Rally for Relief raises funds for bushfire crisis

Roger Federer, Serena Williams and Rafael Nadal were among the stars taking part in the Rally for Relief last Wednesday.

Defending Australian Open champions Naomi Osaka and Novak Djokovic also featured, with Caroline Wozniacki, Stefanos Tsitsipas, Petra Kvitova, Alexander Zverev, Coco Gauff, Dominic Thiem and Nick Kyrgios also at the Rod Laver Arena for the exhibition event.

Kyrgios had urged Tennis Australia to organise an event before the Australian Open in aid of the bushfire relief.

And Rally for Relief was the outcome, with all proceeds from the event going to the .