2015 US Open Tennis Live TV & Online Preview & Odds to Win

The 2015 US Open Tennis live TV and online coverage gets underway on Monday, August 31 as the best of the best will battle it out for the Open title in New York. Not only will the action be hot and heavy, the weather is expected to be warmer than normal all week in The Empire State.

Heading into this year’s tournament, it will be Marin Čilić for the men’s side and Serena Williams for the women’s side who will both be looking to win consecutive Open titles. However, repeating as champ won’t be that easy if some of the top players in the world have anything to say abut it.

While Williams is once again the favorite according to Vegas oddsmakers on the ladies side, the men’s defending champion Marin Cilic is listed at the 10th favorite on the men’s side at +5000. If you think he can repeat as champion, you may want to throw a few bucks on him! At +5000, a $100 bet could net you a quick $5,000. One thing is for sure, when it comes to these big tennis tournament, history shows us that anything can happen.

Tennis fans can catch all of the action every day right up to the championship on Sept. 13 thanks to the ESPN family of Networks. Opening Day action will begin at 11 a.m. EST and can be seen online through ESPN3. The action begins on ESPN starting at 1 p.m. EST.

Below is a glance at the favorites to win this year’s US Open and the upcoming schedule for the entire tourney.

Men’s favorite’s

Djokovic, Novak +110
Murray, Andy +350
Federer, Roger +400
Lopez, Feliciano +500
Seppi, Andreas +500
Wawrinka, Stan +1200
Nishikori, Kei +1600
Schwartzman, Diego Sebastian +2000
Nadal, Rafael +2200
Cilic, Marin +5000

Women’s favorites

Williams, Serena -125
Azarenka, Victoria +800
Halep, Simona +1000
Sharapova, Maria +1600 (Withdrew)
Bencic, Belinda +2000
Wozniacki, Caroline +2200
Kvitova, Petra +2500
Keys, Madison +2500
Muguruza, Garbine +2500
Kerber, Angelique +3300

US Open Men’s Schedule:

First Round:

  • 8/31 11 a.m. EST (ESPN3), 1 p.m. (ESPN)
  • 9/1 11 a.m. EST (ESPN3), 1 p.m. EST (ESPN)

Second Round:

  • 9/2 11 a.m. EST (ESPN/ESPN3), 1 p.m. EST (ESPN2/ESPN3)
  • 9/3  1-5 p.m. EST (ESPN/ESPN3), 5-11 p.m. (ESPN2/ESPN3)

Third Round:

  • 9/4 1-6 p.m. (ESPN/ESPN3), 6-11 p.m. (ESPN2/ESPN3)
  • 9/5 11 a.m. – 11 p.m. (ESPN2/ESPN3)

Round of 16 – Sept 6 & 7

Quarterfinals – Sept. 8 & 9

Semifinals – Sept. 11

Men’s Final – Sept. 13

 

US Open Women’s Schedule

  • 8/31 First Round Matches 11 a.m. EST (ESPN3), 1 p.m. (ESPN)
  • 9/1 11 a.m. EST (ESPN3), 1 p.m. EST (ESPN)

Second Round:

  • 9/2 11 a.m. EST (ESPN/ESPN3), 1 p.m. EST (ESPN2/ESPN3)
  • 9/3 1-5 p.m. EST (ESPN/ESPN3), 5-11 p.m. (ESPN2/ESPN3)

Third Round:

  • 9/4 1-6 p.m. (ESPN/ESPN3), 6-11 p.m. (ESPN2/ESPN3)
  • 9/5 11 a.m. – 11 p.m. (ESPN2/ESPN3)

Round of 16 – Sept. 6 & 7

Quarterfinals – Sept. 8 & 9

Semifinals – Sept. 10