Skip to main content

Digital Trends may earn a commission when you buy through links on our site. Why trust us?

Where to watch the 2024 Australian Open: dates, times, and live stream

Professional tennis heads down under for the 2024 Australian Open. The 112th edition of the Australian Open will begin in Melbourne on a Sunday for the first time. As the first major of the year, the Australian Open is one of two Grand Slam events to be played on a hard court, with the other being the US Open.

On the men’s side, Novak Djokovic returns to defend his 2023 title. Djokovic won three of four Grand Slams in 2023, with his lone loss coming in the Wimbledon finals. Rafael Nadal was scheduled to return to competition, but the Spaniard pulled out due to injury. On the women’s side, defending champion Aryna Sabalenka and 2023 US Open champion Coco Gauff will be the ones to beat. Four-time major champion Naomi Osaka is back in the field after skipping all of 2023 to give birth to her first child.

Watch the 2024 Australian Open live stream on ESPN Networks

Naomi Osaka throws a tennis ball in the air.
Rob Keating / Flickr

Although the competition starts on a Sunday, the Australian Open begins at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT on Saturday, January 13, due to the time difference. The 15-day tournament will air across ESPN’s family of networks – ESPN, ESPN2, and ESPN Deportes. The Women’s and Men’s Championships will be played on January 27 and 28. Matches can be streamed through or the ESPN app. Log in with a TV provider to watch.

Watch the 2024 Australian Open on ESPN Networks

Every match at the Australian Open will steam in its entirety on ESPN+. An ESPN+ subscription costs $11 per month, but subscribers can save over 15% with an annual plan at $110 per year. Customers can bundle ESPN+, Disney+, and Hulu for $15 per month.

Watch the 2024 Australian Open on ESPN+

Watch the 2024 Australian Open live stream on Hulu with Live TV

Show info on <entity>Hulu</entity> With Live TV.
Phil Nickinson/Digital Trends / Hulu

The 2024 Australian Open can be seen with a subscription to Hulu with Live TV. ESPN, ESPN2, and 90-plus channels are available on Hulu with Live TV. Hulu with Live TV costs $76 per month. However, subscribers can bundle Hulu with Live TV, Disney+, and ESPN+ for one monthly price of $77.

Watch the 2024 Australian Open live stream on Sling TV

Sling TV app icon on Apple TV.
Digital Trends

One of the better ways to stream live television is through Sling TV. The 2024 Australian Open is available to watch with a subscription to Sling TV. There are two paid plans: Sling Orange and Sling Blue. Sling Orange, which includes ESPN and ESPN2, costs $40 per month. Sling Blue, which features local ABC, NBC, and Fox broadcasts, costs $45 per month. Enjoy Orange and Blue for one price of $60 per month. However, new customers will earn $25 off the first month.

Watch the 2024 Australian Open live stream on YouTube TV

Multiview options on YouTube TV.
Phil Nickinson / Digital Trends

Catch the 2024 Australian Open on ESPN networks with a paid subscription to YouTube TV. With YouTube TV, customers gain access to over 100 channels, including ESPN, ESPN2, MTV, TNT, and TBS. Try YouTube TV at $63 per month for the first three months. The price then increases to $73 per month. Experience YouTube TV for yourself with a free trial.

Watch the 2024 Australian Open live stream on Fubo

FuboTV app icon on Apple TV.
Phil Nickinson / Digital Trends

Enjoy the 2024 Australian Open on Fubo. Watch tennis and other live sports on ESPN, ESPN2, NFL Network, ABC, and Fox with a subscription to Fubo. Customers can choose from Pro at $80 per month, Elite at $90 per month, and Premier at $100 per month. However, new customers can try Fubo at no cost with a free trial.

Watch the 2024 Australian Open live stream from abroad with a VPN

NordVPN for Apple TV.
Derek Malcolm / Digital Trends

If you have issues streaming the Australian Open outside your home, try using a VPN to pair with your streaming services. First, VPNs add more security and privacy to your connection. Plus, VPNs help bypass regional broadcast restrictions, allowing for a better streaming experience. One of the best VPNs is NordVPN, which gives customers a 30-day money-back guarantee.

Dan Girolamo
Dan is a passionate and multitalented content creator with experience in pop culture, entertainment, and sports. Throughout…
Where to watch the 2024 Belmont Stakes live stream
Justify the horse races down the track at the Belmont Stakes.

The final leg of the Triple Crown will take place Saturday at the 2024 Belmont Stakes. Known as "The Test of the Champion," the Belmont Stakes is typically held at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York. Due to construction at Belmont, the 156th running of the Belmont Stakes will be in upstate New York at Saratoga Race Course.

Ten horses are running in the Belmont Stakes, including 2024 Kentucky Derby winner Mystik Dan and 2024 Preakness Stakes winner Seize the Grey. With Seize the Grey's win over Mystik Dan at the Preakness, there will be no Triple Crown winner in 2024. Seize the Grey, Mystik Dan, Sierra Leone, and Mindframe should be in contention to win the Belmont.
Watch the 2024 Belmont Stakes live stream on Fox

Read more
Where to watch the 2024 French Open women’s and men’s finals
Aerial shot of Roland Garros at the French Open.

The 2024 French Open concludes this weekend with the women's and men's finals. No. 1 Iga Swiatek faces No. 12 Jasmine Paolini on the women's side, while No. 3 Carlos Alcaraz plays No. 4 Alexander Zverev in the men's final. Both finals will be contested at the Stade Roland Garros in Paris, France.

If Swiatek defeats Paolini, it will be her third consecutive French Open title. However, Paolini will attempt to be the ultimate underdog and capture her first career Grand Slam. On the men's side, Alcaraz is looking to capture his third Grand Slam before he turns 22. But beating Zverev will be a tall task as the German attempts to win his first major championship.
Watch the 2024 French Open Finals live stream on NBC

Read more
How to watch the 2024 AEW Double or Nothing live stream
Logo for AEW Double or Nothing.

All Elite Wrestling (AEW) fans know that Memorial Day weekend means one thing: Double or Nothing. The Double or Nothing pay-per-view event was the first PPV in company history, back in May 2019. Fast-forward to Sunday night, and Double or Nothing remains one of the company's marquee events.

The 2024 AEW Double or Nothing match card is stacked with intriguing matchups. AEW World Champion Swerve Strickland makes his first PPV title defense against Christian Cage. Double or Nothing also marks the AEW in-ring debut of Mercedes Moné, who takes on Willow Nightingale for the AEW TBS Championship.
When and where is 2024 AEW Double or Nothing?
AEW Double or Nothing - LIVE on Pay Per View | Sunday, May 26 | 8e/5p

Read more