You'll need one of the best US Open live streams to stay caught up on the most anticipated matchups, as well as a lot of attention, as the Open is still making up for lost time from Wednesday's rainouts. Yesterday Aug.
The Amazon deal on streaming matches will start with the summer tournament at Flushing Meadows, New York. Subscribers who pay to access additional channels can also watch Eurosport, which has the UK rights to the Australian and French opens.
In , Sky Sports dropped its coverage of the US Open after 25 years, ending one of the longest major sports rights deals. Amazon revealed this week that it has more than million subscribers to its Prime service.
Jeff Bezos , its chief executive, revealed the subscription numbers in his annual letter to shareholders. The service was first launched 13 years ago as a way of fostering customer loyalty.
Bezos said Amazon had shipped more than 5bn items to Prime members globally in Amazon offers Prime subscribers access to a library of 2m tracks, with the option to take out a dedicated Amazon Music subscription adding another 38m to the total available songs.
It is in the process of phasing out its existing loyalty programme in favour of Prime after its recent acquisition the US supermarket chain Whole Foods , and is offering two-hour delivery from stores to members.