Wimbledon is the third of the four Grand Slam tennis events of the year – the other three being the Australian Open, French Open and US Open. This article lists several ways to watch Wimbledon 2015 live on TV and online.
The 129th Wimbledon Championship takes place between 29th of June and 12th of July at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in London.
Novak Djokovic is the defending champion in the men’s single after last year win against Roger Federer after a 5 set fantastic match: 6-7(7-9), 6-4, 7-6(7-4), 5-7, 6-4 . Will Federer be able to break the record of the most wins and be champion for the 8th time in 2015? What do you think?
In the women’s single Petra Kvitová is the defending champion. Will Serena Williams win this year? Or will Eugenie Bouchard, the last year runner-up, win her first Grand Slam title? We will see, while enjoying the tournament.
Back to the 2015 edition, you may find the tournament schedule, news and other related info online on the Wimbledon Championship site:
Additionally, here are some other useful links for tennis fans interested in overall rankings:
Wimbledon 2015 TV Broadcasters list
The championship is shown on TV channels from all over the World. You may find below the list of the official broadcasters:
|United States||ESPN, The Tennis Channel|
|South America||ESPN Sur|
|Belgium||RTBF, RTL, VRT, VTM|
|Belarus||Belarus National Channel, NTV+|
|Bosnia||I.K.O (Sport Klub)|
|China||Beijing TV, CCTV5, Guangdong TV, Liaoning TV, QIYI, Shanghai Media Group, Shandong TV, Shenzhen TV Sports Channel, Sohu, Tencent|
|Croatia||HRT, I.K.O (Sport Klub)|
|Georgia||GMG Sport, NTV+|
|Japan||Gaora, NHK, Wowow|
|Kazakhstan||KAZ Sport, NTV+|
|Macedonia||I.K.O (Sport Klub)|
|Montenegro||I.K.O (Sport Klub)|
|Serbia||B92, I.K.O (Sport Klub)|
|Slovenia||I.K.O (Sport Klub)|
How to watch the Wimbledon 2015 online
Wimbledon 2015 is also streamed live online on several sites. The best option is the BBC iPlayer that offers free access in the UK, but it is restricted to users from other locations across the World.
If you are in US you need a proper cable subscription (Comcast, Cox and AT&T) in order to access WatchESPN.com. The transmission covers multiple courts and it is available for computers, mobile devices, XBox and Apple TV.
A backup option: you may install SopCast and access TV channels on your computer or Android devices. Simply install the app and look for a TV channel that shows the Wimbledon matches.
How to unblock restricted channels to watch Wimbledon 2015?
Don’t you have access to TV channel that broadcasts the tournament? Do you want to enjoy the matches from your computer or mobile devices?
Simbly bypass the BBC iPlayer geo-restrictions with a VPN or a SmartDNS service. With both solutions are basically the same, but most of the time DNS solution works better as they do not slow down the streaming.
You may find below a list of the VPN and DNS services that I recommend:
|ibVPN / ibDNS||VPN and DNS||$7.95/month|
|PureVPN||VPN and DNS||$9.95/month|
Please feel free to share other VPN or DNS services that you use to unlock restricted websites.
Wimbledon is a must-see tennis tournament and you may enjoy it both oh TV and online from all over the World as presented above in this article.
P.S. Who are your favorite players? Who do you think will win in 2015? Feel free to share your thoughts in the comments below!