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Monfils vs Berrettini live stream: how to watch the 2022 Australian Open quarter-final for free online and on TV

Matteo Berrettini of Italy serves in his singles match at the Australian Open 2022
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French no.1 Gael Monfils faces Italy's Matteo Berrettini in the quarter-finals of the 2022 Australian Open today. And Wimbledon finalist Berrettini can push a rejuvenated Monfils all the way. This could be a real popcorn match. Play is due to start at 9.15am GMT on 25th January. Aussies can watch every Australian Open match free on 9now (opens in new tab). Here's how to watch a Monfils vs Berrettini live stream online and on TV from anywhere with a VPN (opens in new tab).

Monfils vs Berrettini live stream

Date: Tues 25th January 2022

Start time: 9.15am GMT / 4.15am ET / 3.15pm AEDT

FREE live stream: 9Now (opens in new tab) (Australia)

Watch anywhere: Try ExpressVPN (opens in new tab) risk-free

UK/Europe stream: Discovery+ (opens in new tab)

US stream: ESPN+ | Sling (opens in new tab) (free trial)

No.7 seed Matteo Berrettini defeated No. 19 Pablo Carreno Busta (7-5, 7-6, 6-4) in the fourth round to book his place in the quarter-finals of this year's Australian Open. The Italian pro proved nothing if not efficient, landing 28 aces on the road to victory.

The performance has earned Berrettini a thrilling showdown against 35-year-old Frenchman Gael Monfils, who put on an equally impressive display to see off Miomir Kecmanovic (7-5, 7-6, 6-3) last Sunday.

Monfils, who is married to top women's player Elina Svitolina, will relish his first quarter-final at Melbourne Park since 2016. It will also be a chance to avenge his fifth-set tie-break defeat to Berrettini in the 2019 US Open quarter-finals.

Aussie fans can watch the 2022 Australian Open free on 9Now (opens in new tab). Follow our guide to watch a free Monfils vs Berrettini live stream from anywhere.

Monfils vs Berrettini free live stream

Melbourne Park, home of the AO 2022

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Every match of the 2022 Australian Open – including Monfils vs Berrettini – is televised on Nine and streamed live on 9now (opens in new tab). Coverage is completely free...  but only in Australia.

Going to be outside Oz? Simply use a VPN (opens in new tab) to access the free 9Now live stream (opens in new tab) from anywhere. We recommend ExpressVPN as it comes with a 30-day money-back guarantee.

It's easy. Follow the step-by-step instructions below...

Watch a Monfils vs Berrettini live stream from abroad with a VPN

Even if you have subscribed to the relevant 2022 Australian Open rights holders, you won't be able to access them when outside your own country. The service will know your location based on your IP address, and will automatically block your access.

A Virtual Private Network (VPN) helps you get around this obstacle. It creates a private connection between your device and the internet, so you can access local streaming services from anywhere and save money!

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ExpressVPN offers a 30-day money back guarantee with its VPN service. You can use it to watch on your mobile, tablet, laptop, TV, games console and more. There's 24/7 customer support and three months free when you sign-up. Try it today for the tennis.

How to use a VPN


Using a VPN is incredibly simple.

1. Install the VPN of your choice. ExpressVPN (opens in new tab) is the one we recommend.

2. Open up the VPN app and choose the location of the service you wish to access. Tennis fans may wish to choose 'Australia' for 9now.

3. Then head over to 9now (opens in new tab) on your browser or device and enjoy the free Monfils vs Berrettini live stream.

If, for whatever reason, you can't get it working, do remember that you have the comfort of a 30-day money back guarantee with ExpressVPN (opens in new tab). You could also try NordVPN (opens in new tab), which also comes with a 30-day money back guarantee, and Surfshark (opens in new tab) which offers 24 hour assistance.

Monfils vs Berrettini live stream in UK/Europe

AO 2022

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Eurosport holds the rights to air the Australian Open 2022 in the UK/Europe. Every match will be live across Discovery+, the Eurosport app and Eurosport.com. Monfils vs Berrettini is due to start at 9.15am GMT on Tuesday, 25th January.

Subscription to Discovery+ (opens in new tab) (Entertainment & Sport) costs just £6.99/€6.99 a month and includes: Australian Open tennis, Grand Tour cycling, snooker and much more. Amazon Prime subscribers can trial Discovery+ free for 7 days (opens in new tab).

Remember: Aussie nationals can live stream every match free of charge on 9Now (opens in new tab) and can access 9now anywhere in the world with a VPN (opens in new tab).

 

2022 Australian Open | Discovery+ (£7/€7 a month) (opens in new tab)
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Subscribe to Discovery+ for a month and you can watch every match of the 2022 Australian Open live, in the company of John McEnroe and Boris Becker. It's contract-free, so you can cancel anytime you like.

Monfils vs Berrettini live stream in the USA

TV rights to the 2022 Australian Open are once again split between ESPN and the Tennis Channel. 

ESPN has bagged the quarter-finals, semi-finals and finals. Cord-cutters can stream all the action live on ESPN+ for $6.99 a month. 

Remember: Aussie nationals can live stream every match of the 2022 Australian Open – including Monfils vs Berrettini – free of charge on 9Now (opens in new tab). Aussies abroad can access 9now with a VPN (opens in new tab).

Another option is to watch ESPN on Sling Orange. Cable replacement service Sling offers new subscribers a 3-day free trial (opens in new tab).

Monfils vs Berrettini on Sling | FREE 3-day trial (opens in new tab)
Want to watch the first tennis Grand Slam of 2022? Hurry, and you can get your first three days of Sling completely free! It's $35 a month after but there's no contract, so you can cancel anytime you like.

A third option is to subscribe to the Tennis Channel direct, which you may be able to do as part of your cable package.

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Australian Open 2022 schedule & match times

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Schedule is as follows:

17th January 2022  – Men's and women's singles first round

18th January 2022 – Men's and women's singles first round

19th January 2022 – Men's and women's singles second round

20th January 2022 – Men's and women's singles second round

21st January 2022 – Men's and women's singles third round

22nd January 2022 – Men's and women's singles third round

23rd January 2022 – Men's and women's singles fourth round

24th January 2022 – Men's and women's singles fourth round

25th January 2022 – Men's and women's singles quarter-finals

26th January 2022 – Men's and women's singles quarter-finals

27th January 2022 – Women's semi-finals

28th January 2022 – Men's semi-finals

29th January 2022 – Women's final

30th January 2022 – Men's final

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