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Naomi Osaka vs Olga Danilovic live stream: How to watch US Open tennis online

Naomi Osaka vs Olga Danilovic live stream: Osaka in round 1 against Marie Bouzkova
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It was time for the Naomi Osaka vs Olga Danilovic live stream. But things changed, and this US Open live steam was called off. 

Naomi Osaka vs Olga Danilovic match time

The Naomi Osaka vs Marie Bouzkova live stream was slated to take place around noon ET, but was canceled.
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The match was canceled because Danilovic had to withdraw for medical reasons. The original article, as first written, follows.

In round one, Osaka found her form in the second set after not being totally on top in the first. That first set was won off of Osaka's first break point of the match, and it was seemingly a wrap after that. Osaka would take seven games in a row, only for Bouzkova to take a game in the second set. The score card, 6-4, 6-1, reflects how Osaka improved round over round. 

Danilovic, the world's 145th ranked, has never faced Osaka before. She just beat Alycia Parks (#246) in round 1, 6-3, 7-5. It's hard to bet against Osaka in this matchup.

If anything showed signs of trouble for Osaka, it was her first serve, which only landed 47% of the time. That may have just been a bit of rust to break off, as everything improved over the course of the match. 

If Osaka makes more unforced errors, she had 13 in that first set, we may be talking a different tune come Thursday. 

When it comes to the rest of the US Open, Osaka's biggest threat is Ashleigh Barty, whose first round matchup is against Russia's Vera Zvonareva. 

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How to watch Naomi Osaka vs Olga Danilovic live streams from anywhere on Earth

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Naomi Osaka vs Olga Danilovic live streams in the US

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In the U.S., the Naomi Osaka vs Olga Danilovic live stream is today, Wednesday Sept. 1, at around noon  ET. It's on ESPN.

US Open matches are spread across the ESPN family of networks, as well as stream on ESPN3, ESPN Plus and the ESPN app. There is also coverage on the Tennis Channel.

If you cut the cord, you can get all of those channels from Sling TV (via Sling Orange) or Fubo TV's entry-level package. Both are on our best streaming services list, but tennis fans who also love basketball won't want to go with Fubo, as it doesn't have TNT. Tennis Channel can be added on with the Sports Extra (Sling) and Sports Plus (Fubo) packages, which are $11 per month.

Sling TV: You can get ESPN and the other ESPN channels in the Sling Orange package, and then add on Tennis Channel with the Sports Extra add-on. The 30-plus channels in the lineup include AMC, CNN, Food Network, AMC, Comedy Central, HGTV and many more.View Deal

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Naomi Osaka vs Olga Danilovic live streams in the UK

Naomi Osaka vs Olga Danilovic live streams in the U.K.

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Unlike with Wimbledon, U.K. fans have to stay up late for this one. Naomi Osaka vs Olga Danilovic, which is available on Amazon Prime Video will start no earlier than 5 p.m. BST. 

Prime Video is included with Amazon Prime, which is £79 per year.

Anyone from the U.K. who wants to watch from abroad can get their hookup by using a VPN.

Naomi Osaka vs Olga Danilovic live streams in Canada

Naomi Osaka vs Olga Danilovic live streams in Canada

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Tennis fans in Canada just need TSN for the Naomi Osaka vs Olga Danilovic live stream. The service can be subscribed to ala-carte or added to your package. It starts at around 12 p.m. ET.

TSN1 should be the channel you're looking for, though additional coverage tonight is on TSN3, TSN4 and TSN5. 

TSN's streaming-only service starts at $19.99 CAD per month, a much better deal than its $4.99 CAD per day option. 

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