9News Queensland to ace Australian Open coverage – 9News Queensland is setting the stage for an unmissable summer of tennis by serving up Queenslanders with the highlights of the biggest matches, milestones and moments of the Australian Open in the nightly 6.00pm bulletin, live from Rod Laver Arena.
Starting this Saturday, sports presenter Jonathan Uptin will immerse viewers in the Grand Slam anticipation and excitement, before giving them a smashing dose of tennis action every night until the final match point of the tournament on Sunday, January 28.
This unparalleled coverage is the perfect match to Nine’s exclusive, live and free tennis coverage, offering viewers the most comprehensive sports experience on free-to-air television.
“The Australian Open is the heartbeat of an Aussie summer, and I can’t wait to share that electric energy with Queenslanders every night.
“Whether you’re soaking it in courtside or watching the tennis magic from the comfort of your home, I’m ready to channel that unbeatable atmosphere into every bulletin. Brace yourselves for an extraordinary tournament, setting the stage for an unmissable sporting calendar on Nine in 2024.”
Uptin will lead the Australian Open sports coverage for 9News Queensland before rejoining South East Queensland’s leading co-presenters, Andrew Lofthouse and Melissa Downes, on Monday, January 29.
Turn to 9News Queensland this Saturday from 6.00pm for an exclusive front-row seat to the 2024 Australian Open.
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9News Queensland to ace Australian Open coverage
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