Hello fellow tennis fans! I have great news to share. AKTV, the country’s premier sports channel, will once again give sports fans the opportunity to catch the heart-stopping tennis action of the Australian Open starting January 22, 2013. The 2013 Australian Open is being held in Melbourne and it also offers the biggest prize money in the tournament – US$ 2.5 Million each for the men’s and women’s singles champions.
The biggest names in tennis have already advanced to the next stages the Australian Open 2013. Defending champion Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray and Roger Federer are hitting the hard courts this year. Defending Women’s Singles champion Victoria Azarenka, on the other hand, is hoping to continue her winning streak. Maria Sharapova, Serena Williams, Svetlana Kusnetsova are also hoping to reach the finals.
AKTV’s Australia Open 2013 telecast schedule starts with the Men’s Singles quarterfinals on January 22 and 23 starting at 5:30PM via satellite.
The Men’s Singles Semifinals happen on January 24 and 25 also via satellite at 5:30pm.
The Women’s Singles Finals will be aired live on Saturday, January 26, at 4:00pm and the Men’s Singles Finals will happen on Sunday, January 27 at 4:00pm.