TVE, TV3 and Canal+ to broadcast Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell
For the first time in the long history of the Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell, the ATP World Tour 500 event will be broadcasted by three TV channels. Host broadcaster Televisión Española (TVE) will be joined by Televisió de Catalunya (TV3) and, for the first time ever, Canal+, offering live and deferred tennis action from the Real Club Tenis Barcelona.
Every day from 20 to 26 April, TVE will produce the top three matches held on the Pista Central. In Spain, matches will be broadcasted on La1 and specialty channel Teledeporte, while TV3 will offer the action on Esport 3 and Canal+ on Canal+ Deportes and Sportsmania.
The final of the Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell, to be held on 26 April, will be broadcasted on La1, same as one of the semi-finals on Saturday 25th.
The three TV broadcasters will be provided with separate commentary positions at the Center Court.
Host broadcaster TVE will distribute the production signal to reach tennis fans all over the world. Thanks to the agreements established by IMG, the Catalan clay-court classic will be broadcasted in over 150 countries worldwide.