We're down to the final four at Wimbledon 2019 as all attention turns to the show courts at SW19. Some of tennis's biggest names are still hanging in there – Serena, Haelp, Federer, Nadal, Djokovic – as they compete to make it to the weekend's finals. Get out the strawberries and cream and watch all the action with a Wimbledon live stream…no matter where in the world you are.
This is the 133rd Wimbledon Championships and there have been plenty of talking points already at the All England Lawn Tennis Club. Despite homegrown hero Andy Murray not being fit enough to play in the singles this year, he has played some very enjoyable doubles in a formidable team with the awesome Serena Williams.
Last year saw Novak Djokovic win the gentlemen's singles title and Angelique Kerber take the ladies' singles title. Since then Djokovic has won the Australian Open while Rafael Nadal took victory at the French Open. This year's hot favourite to take the silverware home from Wimbledon is Djokovic with Roger Federer and Nadal closely following. The women's favourite is naturally Williams followed by Simona Halep – Johanna Konta's loss brought an end to British hopes in the singles in 2019.
You can live stream Wimbledon 2019 tennis using the guide below so read on to find out how to get your lawn tennis fix from anywhere in the world.
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Use a VPN to live stream all the tennis at Wimbledon from outside your country
One of the most prestigious events on the sporting calendar, Wimbledon 2019 is of course being broadcast worldwide with some countries (Australia, New Zealand and, naturally, the UK) getting free Wimbledon live streams. Not so much luck if you're across the Atlantic – sorry US tennis fans.
But if you don't have easy access to watch Wimbledon when away from your country and want to catch all of that geo-blocked domestic coverage, then you can still watch it by downloading and installing a VPN. That way you can login to a server back in your country and then watch as if you were sat in the British Isles.
How to live stream Wimbledon 2019 in the UK for free
Live stream Wimbledon for FREE at Wimbledon.com and YouTube
The trouble is, assuming Wimbledon 2019 is the same as last year, it doesn't have the rights to show the big action from the show courts – that becomes a particular problem if you're only interested in the top seeds and as the fortnight reaches its climax. We reckon you should stick to the breadth of coverage offered by the BBC if you can.
How to watch Wimbledon 2019: live stream in the US
- Hulu with Live TV $44.99 per month
- Playstation Vue starting at $44.99 per month
- DirecTV Now $50 per month
- Sling TV starting at $15 per month
- YouTube TV $49.99 per month
It's also worth noting that ESPN+ will have additional Wimbledon live stream coverage from the outer courts.
Logging in to the broadcast from overseas is also a great option using a US VPN and following the instructions above.
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Wimbledon 2019 – semi-final matches
Elina Svitolina vs Simona Halep
Serena Williams vs Barbora Strýcová
Novak Djokovic vs Roberto Bautista Agut
Rafael Nadal vs Roger Federer
Where is Wimbledon 2019?
The annual tournament takes place at the All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club in south west London. The venue has held the Wimbledon Tennis Championships – the sport’s oldest tournament – since its inception in 1877. It now attracts an attendance of over 470,000 people over the course of the thirteen-day competition.
How much money do you get if you win Wimbledon?
Since 2007 there’s been parity in what the winners of the Ladies' Singles and the winner of the Gentlemen's Singles each receive –this year’s champions will both receive £2.35 million each.
The men’s and women’s doubles champions will receive £540,000 per pair, while the Mixed Doubles champions receive £116,000 per pair. In total there’s a bumper prize pot of £34million (around $42million) in total prize money to be shared amongst competitors taking part in this year’s Wimbledon Championships.
How many sets are there in Wimbledon tennis?
The Wimbledon Championships are played under Grand Slam tournament rules.
This means that the Men's singles competition uses the best of five sets format, where the player who can clinch three sets first wins the game. For the Women’s singles it’s a best-of-three format, whereby winning two sets ensures victory.
The Men’s doubles, Women’s doubles and mixed doubles also use the best-of-three format at Wimbledon.