Your US Open Broadcast Primer


Here's all the details on the broadcast coverage for the last tennis major of the season…

2013 U.S Open – Flushing, NY
Monday, August 26-Monday, September 9
CBS/CBSSN, ESPN/ESPN2, The Tennis Channel


Commentators: Bill Macatee, Mary Carillo, John McEnroe; Ian Eagle, Jim Courier
Reporter: Mary Joe Fernandez

The Tennis Channel

Studio: Brett Haber (Host), Tracy Austin, Mark Knowles
Commentators: Bill Macatee, Martina Navratilova, Jim Courier, Lindsay Davenport, Justin Gimelstob, Rennae Stubbs, Ted Robinson, Ian Eagle
Reporter: Mary Carillo; Contributor: Jon Wertheim

CBS Sports Network

Studio: Adam Zucker (Host 1st week); Brent Stover (Host 2nd week) , Justin Gimbleston
Commentators: Dave Ryan, Andrew Catalon, Chanda Rubin, Taylor Dent, Todd Martin (1st week), Sam Gore (2nd week)
Reporter: Katrina Adams


Studio: Mike Tirico, Chris McKendry, Hannah Storm
Commentators: Chris Fowler, John McEnroe, Patrick McEnroe, Darren Cahill, Cliff Drysdale, Chris Evert, Mary Joe Fernandez, Brad Gilbert, Pam Shriver
Reporters: Tom Rinaldi, LZ Granderson

Broadcast Schedule

Monday, August 26 & Tuesday, August 27

First Round (Tennis Ch. 11AM; ESPN2 1PM)
Primetime at the US Open: First Round (ESPN2 7PM)

Wednesday, August 28 & Thursday, August 29

First & Second Round (Tennis Ch. 11AM; ESPN2 1PM)
Primetime at the US Open: Second Round (ESPN2 7PM)

Friday, August 30

Men's Second Rd & Women's Third Rd (Tennis Ch. 11AM; ESPN2 1PM)
Primetime at the US Open: Men's Second Rd. & Women's Third Rd. (ESPN2 7PM)

Saturday, August 31

Third Round (CBS & CBSSN 11AM; Tennis Ch. 7PM)

Sunday, September 1

Men's Third Rd & Women's Rd of 16 (CBS & CBSSN 11AM; Tennis Ch. 7PM)

Monday, September 2 – Labor Day

Round of 16 (CBS & CBS Sports Network 11AM)
Primetime at the US Open: Round of 16 (ESPN2 7PM)

Tuesday, September 3

Men's Round of 16 & Women's Quarterfinals (ESPN2 11AM & Tennis Ch. 11AM)
Primetime at the US Open: Men's Rd of 16 & Women's Quarters (ESPN 7PM)

Wednesday, September 4

Quarterfinals (ESPN2 Noon)
Primetime at the US Open: Quarterfinals (ESPN2 7PM)

Thursday, September 5

Men's Quarterfinal (ESPN2 Noon)
Primetime at the US Open: Quarterfinals (ESPN 8PM)

Friday, September 6

Women's Singles Semifinals & Mixed Doubles Final (CBS 12:30PM)

Saturday, September 7

Men's Singles Semifinals & Women's Doubles Final (CBS Noon)

Sunday, September 8

Men's Doubles Final (ESPN2 12:30PM)
Women's Singles Final (CBS 4:30PM)

Monday, September 9

Men's Singles Final (CBS 5PM)

H/T Sammy!

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