Nine’s grand slam in 3 year deal for US Open
All 4 tennis Grand Slams Australian Open, Wimbledon, Roland Garros & now the US Open on Nine / Stan Sport.
Nine is now the home for all four Grand Slams tournaments after securing exclusive rights to the US Open.
A three-year deal sees action across Channel 9 and Stan Sport from 2022.
Director of Nine Sport, Brent Williams, said: “We are thrilled to have one of the world’s most prestigious sporting events in the US Open coming to Nine and Stan Sport. Today’s exciting announcement makes us the exclusive home of all four tennis Grand Slams.
“With the Australian Open, Wimbledon, Roland Garros and now the US Open, we have expanded both our FTA and live streaming offering, with unprecedented coverage of elite tennis all year round.
“We are excited that fans will be able to access every superstar player, every thrilling match and every single point of these iconic tournaments on a Nine platform.”
United States Tennis Association Chief Revenue Officer, Lew Sherr, said: “We have always admired the Nine Network’s coverage of the Australian Open, so we know that the US Open has found a great home on Nine and Stan Sport.
“They have a proven commitment to tennis and a demonstrated ability to elevate and integrate the sport’s presentation across all their platforms.”
Nine / Stan also has broadcast rights to the Davis Cup, Billie Jean King Cup and Laver Cup Tennis Tournament, all the summer lead-up tournaments to the Australian Open, including the ATP Cup.